Flatbed demand improved last week, and flatbed rates held steady, but vans and reefers lost traction. Diesel prices fell 3 cents to just under $2.01 per gallon, an 11-year low.
Freight Trends February 2016
|1/31-2/6 vs. 1/24-1/30||Jan 2016 Vs. Dec 2015||Jan 2016 vs Jan 2015|
|Spot Market Loads||-5.6%||-7.2%||-33%|
|Spot Market Capacity||+2.5%||-4.2%||+6.5%|
|Van Rates (Spot)||-1.8%||-2.9%||-14%|
|Flatbed Rates (Spot)||+0.0%||-2.6%||-15%|
|Reefer Rates (Spot)||-1.6%||-3.1%||-14%|
Data source dat.com
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