The unstable market conditions with respect to price, capacity, service and cost means that it’s simply not possible for shippers to maximize network effectiveness and performance with traditional methods rolling into 2020.
And because of this roiling uncertainty, everyone’s crystal ball is murkier than usual.
However, this year’s panel suggests that shippers now need to look at their logistics network holistically and work to better optimize their modal choices—or get ready to absorb higher rates.
In this annual webcast, group editorial director Michael Levans hosts a panel of fuel, trade and logistics experts who share their insights on rate patterns in all the major transport modes in an effort to help shippers prepare their freight transportation budget for the coming year.
You'll gain a better understanding of:
The current state of the freight economy
Where oil and diesel prices are headed due to IMO-2020
How to prepare for the impact of more trade uncertainty
Capacity and rate forecasts across all modes