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Monday, August 11, 2014

As has been the case for several months, heavy spot market activity remains prevalent in the freight transportation market, with July turning in another strong performance, according to recent data published by Portland, Oregon-based freight marketplace platform and information provider DAT.
Posted on 08/11 at 09:12 AM
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Thursday, July 17, 2014

Annual increases were reported across the board for spot market activity for various equipment types in June, with van loads up 39 percent, refrigerated freight up 51 percent, and flatbed volumes increasing by 69 percent.
Posted on 07/17 at 11:04 AM
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Monday, June 16, 2014

DAT reported that May marks the 11th straight month to see an annual record high for spot market freight volume, with its DAT Freight Index in May seeing a 40 percent annual increase.
Posted on 06/16 at 12:51 PM
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Thursday, May 15, 2014

Spot market activity appears to be returning to a more seasonal pattern after a difficult winter, according to data issued this week by Portland, Oregon-based freight marketplace platform and information provider.
Posted on 05/15 at 08:40 AM
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Thursday, January 23, 2014

Company officials said this impressive gain was the result of atypical season patterns, noting that freight levels usually peak in the second quarter and subsequently tail off the rest of the year, whereas in 2013 the market stayed firm throughout the year.
Posted on 01/23 at 04:56 AM
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Tuesday, October 15, 2013

DAT, a subsidiary of Portland, Oregon-based TransCore, recently reported that spot market truckload volume dropped 5.3 percent from August to September, based on its DAT North American Freight Index. Company officials said that this decline is seasonal.
Posted on 10/15 at 01:21 PM
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Monday, August 19, 2013

While the gain was minimal, DAT said that this marked the first time July topped June since the index was launched in 1996, with the firm adding that freight volume typically trends down from June to July, with the average June to July decline more than 20 percent over the last decade.
Posted on 08/19 at 10:24 AM
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Tuesday, May 07, 2013

DAT said that first quarter sport market freight volumes were up 7.7 percent annually and 11 percent ahead of the fourth quarter of 2012.
Posted on 05/07 at 10:06 AM
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Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Spot market patterns returned to a more normal—or post-recession—pace in February, according to data released by DAT, a subsidiary of Portland, Oregon-based TransCore.
Posted on 03/27 at 12:44 PM
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