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Spot Rates Near Pre-Covid Levels

How is current demand affecting freight rates, and in turn, ocean carrier revenues?     Spot rates have plunged from stratospheric highs seen during the COVI

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US LTL carriers plan to expand despite market uncertainty

Some of the largest US less-than-truckload (LTL) carriers are adding capacity despite lower freight volumes, existing excess capacity and economic uncertainty. They are opening new facilities or ad

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The Hidden World of the LCL Consolidation Market

The practice of consolidation through less than container load (LCL) shipping of cargo - which involves multiple shippers and consignees in a single shipping container - has allowed thous