Sharp Increase In Demand For Trucks and Trailer Space Push Up Rates

The Journal of Commerce reports that freight brokers are seeing truckload rates rising 10 percent or more due to higher demand.

According to the story, a sharp increase in the demand for trucks and trailer space have pushed up truckload rates, sometimes as high as 20 or even 30 percent in some markets.

Due to a sour economy, capacity was cut. Now that demand is up, there are fewer trucks to go around.

Source: The Journal of Commerce


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