As the U.S. economy is growing it’s no secret that trucking capacity is strained and creating very strong freight demand. At the same time, the ongoing driver shortage and decreased productivity from ELDs is resulting in more loads than available trucks, and analysts expect tight capacity and higher costs to continue into 2019.
This is why shippers are looking for solutions to mitigate dynamic market conditions and keep their logistics operations running smoothly. Here are 5 ways shippers can successfully navigate the capacity crunch. (more…)