DAT Freight and Analytics: DAT Load-to-Truck Ratio Data

Aggregated Freight Transaction Activity on DAT One


DAT’s Ratecast data is a dataset built from DAT’s industry-leading RateView index. These forecasts are designed to give insight into the cost of moving freight within the continental United States and Canada. Consumers can see directional pricing based on seasonality and supply-and-demand before they happen.

Features of this dataset:
  • Three trailer type categories (Dry Van, Refrigerated, and Flatbed)
  • Two rate types (Broker-to-Carrier Spot and Shipper-to-Carrier Contract)
  • Temporal and geographic flexibility
  • Daily rate calculations
  • Full truckload freight
  • Single-stop
  • Linehaul rates (explicitly excluding fuel and accessorial charges)
  • Daily rate index history back to 2014
Fields Include:
  • Type of Trailer
  • Rate Type
  • Days Averaged
  • Lane Origin
  • Lane Destination
  • Cost per mile
  • 25th Percentile
  • 75th Percentile
  • Shipments Used
  • Count of Contributors
  • Length of Haul

About the Provider:

DAT operates the largest truckload freight marketplace in North America. Transportation brokers, carriers, news organizations and industry analysts rely on DAT for market trends and data insights derived from 183 million freight matches and a database of $118 billion of market transactions.

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