Truckload rate finding tool

FairTran’s truckload rate lookup tool is a free service that can be used to calculate the real-time costs and data of shipments between two cities. FairTran also has a service that calculates a customized value for any trucking company and offers a truckload rate index, available for a one-time fee of $10. www.fairtran.com

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New indexing tool helps OOs/carriers determine what freight rates ‘should’ be

Tools like Transcore’s Rate Index Pro and Internet Truckstop’s Fuel Desk Plus have in recent years offered for users of the load board services and other subscriber owner-operators access to real-time load market data along individual lanes and in specific regions, leading to a broker-carrier negotiation situation where, for the first time in history, individual owner-operators and larger carriers can tap into a huge amount of information about markets. Today, “carriers have the ability to ...

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