Carriers and shippers can now find brokers, freight forwarders and other transportation intermediaries on the Transportation Intermediaries Assn. web site.

The upgraded site ( features TIAAccess with several search fields including company name, market areas served, state location, intermediary services, primary commodities,special services and motor carrier equipment.
TIAMarketplace allows users to search TIA associate members, including shippers, by the services they provide.
A third new feature, TIAJournal, has articles written by TIA members and staff on a variety of industry issues.