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Poor trailer space utilization continues in 2023

May 23, 2024


Flock Freight recently released its yearly study, which looks at how market conditions are affecting the industry in partnership with Drive Research. The report is based on survey data that included 1,000 transportation decision makers from various industries. The study found that underutilized trailer space remained an issue in trucking, and continues to persist, finding 43% of truckload moving partially empty in 2023 alone. Chris Picket, COO at Flock Freight said, ““Historically, the U.S. truckload market has been locked into a binary concept of ‘full’ or ‘empty’ when it comes to trailer capacity. We are challenging both Shippers and Carriers alike to rethink this,”

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