[INFOGRAPHIC] The History of Shipping Containers


As a logistics service provider, focusing on over-the-road surface transportation management solutions via technology and managed transportation services, we find the following information on the history of shipping containers of great significance to the logistics and supply chain community at large. We hope you find the following information interesting and helpful. Break-bulk loaded cargo was poorly secured required a Tetris-like approach to handle diverse sizes of packages.

Van Rates Peak in July, Flatbed Prices Rise in Southeast

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Rates were hurt by changes in the mix of cargo. Hot Markets include: Jacksonville, Savannah, Raleigh, and Roanoke. Lane-by-lane rate information and TriHaul route recommendations are available in DAT load boards.