Freight Rate Indices: Understanding Their Role and Value in Transportation Management


Many shippers leverage freight rate indices to keep a pulse on what’s happening in the transportation market and to benchmark their rates and operations. But with multiple freight rate indices to choose from, what differentiates them? How do you select the right index for your needs? What are some use cases for freight rate indices? Is there a way to integrate index data with a transportation management system? What are some common pitfalls or mistakes companies make in selecting or using freight rate indices

John Martin, Director of Business Development at MercuryGate, addresses those questions and more in this timely and informative episode. After watching, post a question or comment for John and keep the conversation going!

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