Load Postings Up 60% From 1998
November 08, 1999
DAT Services' load postings for October were up 60% from October 1998.
"Attribute it to confidence that consumer spending will remain high for the holiday season," said Michael Grant, market research analyst. "November postings should drop slightly, but will still be at excellent levels."
Idaho, Oregon, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, West Virginia, Illinois, Alabama and Washington were rated as "excellent" places for truckers to find loads.