June 19, 2013 - Industry News
Spot market loads and rates are down over the past week according to new figures from the freight matching service provider DAT TransCore.
Tags: Spot Freight, DAT Transcore
June 5, 2013 - Industry News
The amount of spot market freight available at the end of May and into the first of June fell dramatically while rates barely changed. New figures from freight-matching service provider DAT TransCore show May 26 through June 1, the number of spot market loads available in the U.S. fell 19% from the previous seven days.
May 30, 2013 - Industry News
Spot market freight availability is increasing while rates have generally headed higher. New figures from the freight matching service provider DAT TransCore show spot market loads increased 11% for the seven days ending May 25 from the week before.
May 23, 2013 - Industry News
The number of loads available on one spot market board has surged over the previous week but rates are stagnant during the same time. DAT/Transcore reports May 12 through 18 the number of loads available in the U.S. increased 6.7% from the previous week.
Tags: Spot Freight, DAT Transcore, rates
May 14, 2013 - Industry News
Spot market freight volumes reported by the DAT North American Freight Index declined 16% compared to the record April high in 2012. The year-over-year freight declines were seen across all equipment types: van load volume declined, refrigerated loads slipped 10% and flatbed freight dropped 15%.
April 24, 2013 - Industry News
Rates on one of the nation’s biggest spot freight markets took an across-the-board decline last week while load volume barely edged higher.
Tags: rates, DAT Transcore, Spot Rates, Spot Freight
April 22, 2013 - Industry News
Spot market freight volumes reported by the DAT North American Freight Index finished the first quarter of 2013 up 7.7% compared to the first quarter of 2012 and rose 11% over the previous quarter.
Tags: rates, Spot Freight, DAT Transcore
April 10, 2013 - Industry News
The amount of freight on one of the nation’s biggest spot market providers shows the number of loads available has fallen dramatically over the past week.
Tags: DAT Transcore, rates, Spot Freight
March 26, 2013 - Industry News
The freight-matching service provider DAT TransCore new North American Freight Index shows a return to post-recession freight volumes during February, following a record-setting January.
Tags: Freight, rates, DAT Transcore, Spot Freight
February 15, 2013 - Industry News
Reaching the highest-ever volume for the month of January, the DAT North American Freight Index increased 42% last month compared to January 2012. Freight volume was unusually robust for the season, exceeding December levels by 24%
Tags: Economy, Freight, DAT, Spot Freight, Brokers
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