We are expecting seasonal slowdowns and a lower sense of shipper urgency following the holidays to allow easing rate pressures, however, capacity constraints are expected to remain in place.
The Friend of the Sea program calls on the international maritime sector to act immediately to prevent ship-whale collisions.
Tender volumes have started to erase the Thanksgiving noise. At the same time, rejection rates have plateaued around the 20% mark.
Retail inventories jump ahead of the holiday buying season but the need for restocking will extend well into 2022, which bodes well for freight demand.
Echo Global Logistics’ Jay Gustafson describes the best formula for managing transportation needs.
Thanksgiving always leads to a sharp decline in tender volumes. Leading into Thanksgiving freight markets experienced an uptick in accepted volumes.
Shippers utilizing last-mile delivery providers face some level of risk due to claims, but some simple steps can help mitigate it.