Q3 2018 Quarterly Industry Report
With only a few months left in 2018, there are a number of key market trends and industry conditions left to explore – especially with the jam-packed holiday season coming up for organizations in the retail space and beyond. In addition to the anticipation of the peak holiday shipping season, recent events such as Hurricane Florence and ongoing tariff fluctuations make now, more than ever, a critical time for shippers to find new ways to lower transportation costs and examine alternative capacity solutions in today’s tight market.
Keeping up to date on the current state of the marketplace can help your organization successfully navigate supply chain challenges and stay ahead of industry trends for the rest of this year and into 2019. And to help keep shippers informed, we gather the latest from the entire landscape and bundle it up into a quarterly industry recap – your one-stop-shop for all of the quarter’s transportation info.
This quarter’s report includes information on:
- Current capacity conditions and truckload rates
- Driver pay and hiring trends
- Intermodal and rail traffic
- The economic landscape – including manufacturing, housing and auto
- The latest in key vertical markets – including chemical and CPG
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What market trends are you paying attention to for the rest of 2018?