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Trucking Industry News & Information
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US Trucking News & Information

TCI Business Capital is pleased to present the latest trucking news & information for the US freight industry. The news and information are compiled from a variety of sources across the web.

Trucking News – US Diesel Fuel Prices

Courtesy of US Energy Information Agency

Average diesel fuel prices in the US as of October 13, 2021

 

 

Change from
09/27/21 10/04/21 10/11/21 Week Ago Year Ago
US 3.406 3.477 3.586 +0.109 +1.191
East Coast (PADD 1) 3.371 3.436 3.562 +0.126 +1.089
New England (PADD 1A) 3.299 3.335 3.459 +0.124 +0.881
Central Atlantic (PADD 1B) 3.514 3.572 3.705 +0.133 +1.056
Lower Atlantic (PADD 1C) 3.288 3.362 3.484 +0.122 +1.152
Midwest (PADD 2) 3.326 3.430 3.538 +0.108 +1.263
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 3.142 3.203 3.335 +0.132 +1.187
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 3.605 3.640 3.673 +0.033 +1.343
West Coast (PADD 5) 4.032 4.072 4.133 +0.061 +1.200
West Coast less California 3.664 3.717 3.784 +0.067 +1.246
California 4.339 4.369 4.425 +0.056 +1.167

Trucking News – US Freight Rates

Sep 14, 2021 – Courtesy of DAT Trendlines 

October 2021 Freight Rates

Oct 04 – Oct 10 vs Sep 27 – Oct 03 Sep 2021 vs Aug 2021 Aug 2021 vs Aug 2020
Spot Market Loads -4.9%
-1.5% +31.5%
Spot Market Capacity +8.7% -1.2% +5.8%
Van Load-To-Truck -20.8% -2.2% +15.9%
Van Rates (Spot) +1.5% +2.7% +19.0%
Flatbed Load-To-Truck -3.2% +8.5% +19.0%
Flatbed Rates (Spot) +0.1% +0.2% +27.8%
Reefer Load-To-Truck -13.2% -9.5% +39.4%
Reefer Rates (Spot) +1.2% +2.7% +25.8%
Fuel Prices +2.1% +1.0% +40.2%

 

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Trucking and freight factoring is a type of financing commonly used by fleet owners to improve their cash flow. Factoring is simply the converting or selling of open receivables to a factoring company for immediate cash. Companies using invoice factoring have consistent cash to use towards fuel, payroll, maintenance, and more.

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