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This Week In SONAR

FreightWaves founder and CEO Craig Fuller along with market expert Zach Strickland bring you the latest in freight data found within SONAR

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Volumes get a holiday pop, but seasonal affective disorder is coming 12/20/19

Market Expert Zach Strickland and Director of Passport Research JP Hampstead chat about what's happening with rates this week.WatchMore FreightWaves podcastsSubscribe on:Apple PodcastsSpotify

11mins

20 Dec 2019

Rank #1

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Volumes are returning to important markets 01/10/19

Director of Passport Research JP Hampstead and Director of Freight Market Intelligence Zach Strickland talk about what is happening with rates this week.WatchMore FreightWaves podcastsSubscribe on:Apple PodcastsSpotify

14mins

11 Jan 2020

Rank #2

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Reflecting on a robust holiday season 1/3/20

Director of Research Kevin Hill and Director of Freight Market Intelligence Zach Strickland talk about where we are in terms of rates for the New Year.WatchMore FreightWaves podcastsSubscribe on:Apple PodcastsSpotify

10mins

3 Jan 2020

Rank #3

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The holiday turn-up comes too late for Celadon

FreightWaves Market Expert Zach Strickland speaks with Associate Editor JP Hampstead about this week's rate changes.WatchMore FreightWaves podcastsSubscribe on:Apple PodcastsSpotify

17mins

14 Dec 2019

Rank #4

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What's the connection between consumer spending and freight market? - On The Spot 05/15/20

Zach Strickland and J.P. Hampstead discuss the latest changes in the freight spot market.Apple PodcastsSpotifyWatch the LIVE videoMore FreightWaves Podcasts

14mins

15 May 2020

Rank #5

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FreightWaves LIVE @Home edition

FreightWaves’ Zach Strickland and JP Hampstead discuss the current elements impacting the spot market, key markets to watch, and whether we’re seeing a V-shape or U-shape pattern in terms of economic recovery.Apple PodcastsSpotifyWatch the LIVE videoMore FreightWaves Podcasts

14mins

8 May 2020

Rank #6

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Did the freight market bottom out this week? - On The Spot 04.24.20

JP Hampstead and Zach Strickland discuss the current freight climate. Contracted truckload volumes are still going down, but the pace of the decline has slowed. Apple PodcastsSpotifyWatch the LIVE videoMore FreightWaves Podcasts

16mins

24 Apr 2020

Rank #7

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Volume recovery might be industrial before retail

JP Hampstead and Zach Strickland discuss the current freight climate. Contracted truckload volumes are still going down, but the pace of the decline has slowed. Apple PodcastsSpotifyWatch the LIVE videoMore FreightWaves Podcasts

15mins

17 Apr 2020

Rank #8

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Declining volumes continue in the freight market

Zach Strickland and JP Hampstead talk about declining reefer volumes and how tender rejections have dropped to 6.82%. They also discuss the impact of COVID-19 on the maritime market.Apple PodcastsSpotifyWatch the LIVE videoMore FreightWaves Podcasts

15mins

10 Apr 2020

Rank #9

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Getting a reading on the freight industry - On the Spot 04/03/20

Zach Strickland and JP Hampstead talk about the current state of freight. Outbound tender rejections have dropped to 14%, about where they were on March 18, 2020. Some markets like Harrisburg, PA and Atlanta, GA are performing better due to the demand for specific goods. Why is this happening?Apple PodcastsSpotifyWatch the LIVE videoMore FreightWaves Podcasts

15mins

3 Apr 2020

Rank #10

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What happens after the peak?

JP Hampstead breaks his quarantine to talk about the latest Passport Research he and his team have been working on: what happens after the March 23rd peak of contracted truckload volumes. Hampstead and Zach Strickland also discuss stimulus packages and consumer spending.Apple PodcastsSpotifyWatch the LIVE videoMore FreightWaves Podcasts

15mins

27 Mar 2020

Rank #11

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Despite shutdowns and layoffs, the freight market trucks on

Zach Strickland and JP Hampstead talk about these uncertain times as volumes continue steady growth and tender rejections are up to 15%. Apple PodcastsSpotifyWatch the LIVE videoMore FreightWaves Podcasts

15mins

20 Mar 2020

Rank #12

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How shutdowns will affect freight

Zach Strickland and JP Hampstead discuss the possibility of e-commerce growth, spending in the service sector, and more. While the effects are yet to be determined, drivers are still out on the road delivering goods throughout the country. Apple PodcastsSpotifyWatch the LIVE videoMore FreightWaves Podcasts

15mins

13 Mar 2020

Rank #13

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Robust volumes in major markets; food buying is up

Zach Strickland and JP Hampstead talk about how consumers are spending more on groceries than normal, which is translating to higher volumes for this time of year. Fears of the coronavirus could be causing "panic buying." Apple PodcastsSpotifyWatch the LIVE videoMore FreightWaves Podcasts

15mins

6 Mar 2020

Rank #14

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China-U.S. container rates fall 22 percent since mid-January

JP Hampstead and Zach Strickland continue to assess the impacts of the Coronavirus on volumes and rates.Apple PodcastsSpotifyWatch the LIVE videoMore FreightWaves Podcasts

15mins

28 Feb 2020

Rank #15

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Trucking rates are still flat 02/21/20

Director of Freight Market Intelligence Zach Strickland is back to chat with Director of Passport Research JP Hampstead about the state of rates this past week. They also talk about the continued impact of the coronavirus and post-Valentine's Day freight rates. Apple PodcastsSpotifyWatch the LIVE videoVisit our sponsorMore FreightWaves Podcasts

14mins

21 Feb 2020

Rank #16

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Freight markets are cold; tepid growth overall 02/14/20

Director of Research Kevin Hill chats with Director of Passport Research JP Hampstead about the state of rates in this first part of 2020. They also talk about research, how the Coronavirus continues to impact volumes, and the struggles of the Los Angeles market. Apple PodcastsSpotifyWatch the LIVE videoVisit our sponsorMore FreightWaves Podcasts

15mins

14 Feb 2020

Rank #17

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By mid-2020, brokers and carriers should expect better market conditions 02/07/20

Director of Freight Market Intelligence Zach Strickland talks with Director of Passport Research JP Hampstead about what's happening with rates this week. Apple PodcastsSpotifyWatch the LIVE videoVisit our sponsorMore FreightWaves Podcasts

14mins

7 Feb 2020

Rank #18

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Market in free fall; Coronavirus impact on the horizon 01/31/20

Director of Passport Research JP Hampstead chats with Director of Freight Market Intelligence Zach Strickland to discuss what's happening with rates this week. Apple PodcastsSpotifyWatch the LIVE videoVisit our sponsorMore FreightWaves Podcasts

13mins

1 Feb 2020

Rank #19

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Earnings in the bleak midwinter 1/24/20

Director of Passport Research JP Hampstead sits down with Director of Freight Market Intelligence Zach Strickland to discuss what's happening with rates this week. Apple PodcastsSpotifyWatch the LIVE videoVisit our sponsorMore FreightWaves Podcasts

14mins

24 Jan 2020

Rank #20