Sat.Oct 16, 2021

Freight flow imbalance is the real capacity issue

The Supply Chain Journal

Chart of the Week: Truckstop.com 7 Day Van Rate Per Mile Los Angeles to Dallas and Dallas to Los Angeles SONAR : TSTOPVRPM.LAXDAL, TSTOPVRPM.DALLAX. The biggest reason for the current truckload capacity shortage is the exacerbation of the majority of goods moving from west to east.

The Log Book: Maersk drops container fees to $1 for COVID supplies

The Supply Chain Journal

The Log Book is a weekly rundown of human-interest stories related to the transportation industry. This week: Maersk moves seven containers of medical supplies to India for $1 a pop; Razor’s new landing gear helps a veteran monument replica move across the U.S.;