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What varying market conditions mean for your transportation lead times

Retailers, manufacturers and CPG companies are exposed to volatile supply chain conditions and unpredictable lead times. Congestion at ports, intermodal facilities and warehouses can contribute to transportation capacity crunches, making it difficult to move freight and meet your customers’ service and on-time, in-full expectations.

“The Rise and Fall of Lead Times” white paper presents a holistic view of how transportation and infrastructure bottlenecks caused shipping delays, missed deliveries and inventory stockouts from 2020 to 2022 before conditions eased. The report helps readers understand how freight market conditions affect lead times in the supply chain and ultimately impact customer service.

Built on the fastest, most comprehensive multimodal data from FreightWaves SONAR, this white paper provides insights into:


  • Trucking, ocean and intermodal shipment trends
  • Contract and spot market rates for trucking, ocean container and rail/intermodal
  • Tender lead times and transit times
  • Transportation provider service levels across modes

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