As we wind down 2021 and look ahead to 2022, truckload bid strategies are taking on a whole new meaning as forecasts become challenging based on the volatility we have seen over the last two years. Strategies being deployed include:
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US Inflation Calculator. (2021 November). Current US Inflation Rates: 2000-2021 https://www.usinflationcalculator.com/inflation/current-inflation-rates/
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Container News. (2021 November). Transpacific box rates have fallen 50% since September https://container-news.com/transpacific-box-rates-have-fallen-50-since-september/
Cassidy, W. B. (2021 October). Hub Group grows cold transport business with Choptank buyhttps://www.joc.com/trucking-logistics/trucking-freight-brokers/hub-group-grows-cold-transport-business-choptank-buy_20211019.html
Ashe, A. (2021 November). UP, BNSF end metering from ports as inland congestion eases https:// www.joc.com/rail-intermodal/class-i-railroads/bnsf-railway/bnsf-end-metering-ports-inland-congestion-eases_20211111.html