[Video] How Low Can Freight Rates Go? (3 Factors That Set the Floor)

Trucking companies have several fixed expenses to attend to. These expenses prevent spot rates from falling too low; trucking companies need to bring in enough money to keep the lights on. 

Prime among these expenses are equipment maintenance, driver salaries and fuel. In this video, you'll learn more about each of these costs and why they make an impression on the freight rates you pay. 

Read the full article here: How Low Can Freight Rates Realistically Go? (6 Factors That Set the Floor on Rates)

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Josh Rivers

Written by Josh Rivers

Josh has been with ATS for over three years, in a number of positions. Today, as an ATS Logistics sales team manager, Josh enjoys helping his team of sales representatives develop the skillsets their customers need and creating a culture of excellence within a group of talented transportation experts.

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