Transcore’s Weekly Dry Van Rate Index Shows Increase
According to the TransCore Truckload Rate Index, in the week ending February 4, dry van rates increased 1.1% nationwide. Example lanes showing an increase include Chicago IL to Los Angeles, CA, up 5 cents per mile, Dallas to Los Angeles up 6 cents per mile, and Atlanta to Los Angeles up 7 cents per mile, all in the last two weeks. Some short haul van lanes are showing sharp increases, including Atlanta, GA to Charlotte, NC. Rates received a boost in Atlanta, which reported a 1.5 percent increase in lane rates.