Slow But Continued Growth in Freight Market

The Cass Freight Index showed continued freight market growth in the month of April. On a month to month basis North American freight volumes rose 1.9 percent from March. This pace is lower that than the increases in February and March. March increases were at 2.1 percent whereas February growth was at 2.5 percent.

The Cass Freight Index is based on freight bill processing. The index has shown steadily rising rates for the year. The report also showed spending on freight transportation has grown 3.4 percent year-over-year. These results are not surprising given the fact the economy is showing signs of sustainable but slow growth in 2012.

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Why Choose All America Transportation

Monitored Freight Shipments

After regular business hours, All America Transportation, Inc. has a Transportation Professional on-call to handle any issues or concerns for our freight shipments. Call our toll-free number any time to reach the on-call designee.

Cargo Insurance Coverage

At All America Transportation, Inc., we go above and beyond federal insurance requirements. To give our clients extra assurance, all of our freight shipments are protected by a $100,000 Contingency Cargo Insurance Policy. This ensures an extra layer of protection for our clients and expert claims assistance in the rare event of cargo damage.

Direct Contact With Drivers

Our dispatchers communicate directly with the drivers providing all pickup and delivery information while allowing our staff to track every truck. This helps to eliminate driver calls to shippers and consignees for directions and times, keeping communication streamlined.