2 Signs That the Freight Recession Really Is Over
JUNE 6, 2017
Together, the ratio and rates offer strong evidence yet that the freight recession is over. The biggest spike was on the lane from Charlotte to Buffalo , which jumped up 44¢ to an average of $2.74/mile. Reefer freight is in transition. Meanwhile, the bulk of California freight has yet to hit the spot market. Beef and other meats shipping out of Dallas pushed rates up 20¢ on the lane to Columbus.