Schedule a free consultation with a SONAR freight market expert

Benchmark, analyze, monitor, and forecast your transportation spend with SONAR. Leverage industry leading data on rates, volumes, and capacity to reduce your transportation costs and avoid potential service risks to your supply chain. In addition to the fastest, most comprehensive global supply chain data available on the market, SONAR subscriptions are backed up by our Army of Experts — the industries most experienced team of industry professionals that offer a full suite of services to SONAR subscribers such as executive briefings on freight markets, custom market research projects, market and lane risk indicators, and more.

What can I expect from my 1:1 consultation?

  • A brief conversation with one of our experts to assess your freight and transportation logistics strategy, identify key savings and risk improvement opportunities, and other SONAR insights.
  • Live product demo with insight into how to get the most impact from SONAR.
  • Discuss your freight and supply chain business goals to determine the best solutions and strategies moving forward for your business relative to the current and future state of the freight market.

What our customers say about us


"FreightWaves SONAR is Simply the BEST!"

“The accessibility and the easy-to-use interface. All the data provided is really and beneficial, especially with the ongoing changes in the freight industry.”

Aziz M., Pricing Specialist
MW Logistics


"I use it all the time to explain what the market is doing in the transportation world."

“I mainly use the outbound and volume index. But now that you can look up rates – it’s excellent. The fact that you can zone in on specific markets is priceless.”



"The market visibility is extremely helpful."

“I think the tender reject visibility is extremely helpful. The ocean data is also very helpful. I love the maps that show the height and color of specific markets that are trending up or down.”

Monte Cedillo, VP of Sales


"Overall great experience with Sonar"

“I like most of the features, OTVI and OTRI are charts we use the most and heat map.”

Marko Stanojevic, President
Eos Group, Inc.

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The State of Freight

This event, presented by Premier Trailer Leasing, is part of our monthly State of Freight webinar series that offers expert industry insights, previously made available only to subscribers of FreightWaves’ supply chain analytics and high-frequency data platform, SONAR.

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Fortune 500 Packaging Company Improves Carrier Compliance and Contract Negotiations

FreightWaves SONAR and SCI have provided the packaging company’s transportation team with the ability to show leadership how it compared to the general market, identify opportunities for further cost savings and de-risk its transportation network when the freight market inevitably shifts once again.

Contract vs spot markets: How to navigate shifting freight landscape

Contract and spot rates move in tandem with each other. These shifts are a direct result of both freight market and overall economic trends. Understanding the differences between contract and spot markets can go a long way in helping folks navigate the freight market without losing sight of the bigger picture.

White Papers
April 23, 2024

The State of Freight – April 2024

March 27, 2024

The State of Freight – March 2024

March 21, 2024

Take Demand Planning and Forecasting to the Next Level: An Introduction to Tender Data