A general rate increase or GRI is an average increase in rates across the board; however some areas may be affected more than others. This year there have been several general rate increases by regional and national LTL carriers. These GRIs have usually been in the range of 4-8%. The good news is that […]
What is happening with General Rate Increases in 2015? In years past when an LTL carrier announced a general rate increase they would put out a press release, especially if the company was publicly traded. LTL carriers would also put the […]
We covered UPS GRI schedules in the past see our original UPS FREIGHT GENERAL RATE INCREASES THROUGH THE YEARS blog for a breakdown. If you weren’t paying close attention to the latest announcement from UPS (United Parcel Services) you might have missed that UPS Freight LTL rates are going up. Most of the buzz around […]
Unfortunately, current ocean freight rates are below the required level for ocean lines to cover basic operating and transportation costs for sea freight. Some ocean lines have already implemented general rate increases from Europe, the Far East, and Africa in order to recover losses from 2011. Starting in March, 2012 many more ocean lines […]
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