FreightWaves article from this week:
Trucking apocalypse continues: California truckload carrier latest victim
“Owner Colby Bell cited a tough freight market,”
“Long haul trucking spot rates are at their lowest levels in the past few years, off by over 30 percent since last years peak,”
Breaking News: 400-truck LTL carrier suddenly shuts down
600 employee LTL carrier shut down abruptly on July 11th.
Flatbed carriers are closing. Long haul full load carriers are closing less than truck load carriers are closing. Rates are falling.
No wonder Freightwaves is calling it the Trucking Apocalypse.
Moving loaded sea shipping containers from the ground level is getting to $7/mile. And there simply are not enough companies that can do it. Really they should charge more.
With QuickLoadz, you can do what no one else can do.
Move loaded sea shipping containers from anywhere to anywhere and charge what you want.
With QuickLoadz you also get a flatbed, you also get a tilt trailer equipment mover.