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2014 Rate Outlook: Managing costs via multiple modes

Thursday, January 30, 2014 | 2 PM EST
By Staff
January 13, 2014

Where are your freight transportation rates headed in 2014?

Our panel of top economic and transportation market analysts tell us that freight rates will most certainly see incremental gains across the board in 2014.  And to keep even the smallest increases in check, our panel adds that it’s now imperative for the savviest shippers to control total landed costs by using a variety of modes— and to use that mix to its fullest advantage.

Are you prepared with the modal mix that will keep freight increases in check?

Join us for this special Webcast as our panel of leading economic and transportation analysts share their exclusive insight on where rates are headed and the issues that will be driving those rate increases over the next 12 months.  As an attendee you’ll gain a better understanding of:

  • The current state of the U.S. economy and its impact on freight transportation
  • Which way oil and fuel prices are likely to go in 2014
  • What to expect in terms of rates and capacity across all modes

Moderator:
Michael Levans, Group Editorial Director, Supply Chain Group
Patrick Burnson, Executive Editor, Logistics Management

Panelists:
Oil & Fuel: Derik Andreoli, Ph.D.c., Senior Analyst, Mercator International LLC
Air Cargo: Charles Clowdis, Managing Director, Transportation Advisory Services, IHS Global Insight
Freight: Martin Dixon, Research Manager, Drewry Supply Chain Advisors, London
Parcel Express: Jerry Hempstead, President, Hempstead Consulting
Rail/Intermodal: Margaret Tedlie, Senior Principal, Operations, Accenture
Trucking: John Larkin, Managing Director, Transportation & Logistics Research Group, Stifel Nicolaus

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