How can SONAR help me?

To help you make the most out of SONAR, FreightWaves’ Market Experts have compiled thorough Use Case examples, designed to walk you through the indices, features, and data sets that we turn to day in and day out. Have questions? Visit the Knowledge Center or contact [email protected]

How carriers use SONAR

Spot market carriers, contract OTR carriers, and dedicated fleets are all seeking to maintain profitability while meeting shippers’ needs.

How enterprise shippers use SONAR

Advanced and enterprise apply SONAR use cases to streamline GTM and keep freight bidding and spend under control.

Headhaul Index

Looking to measure capacity?

Length of Haul Tender Rejection Indices

Looking to measure length of haul tender rejection rates?

Inbound and Outbound Tender Rejection Indices

Looking to measure inbound and outbound rejection rates?

Inbound and Outbound Tender Volume Indices

Looking to measure inbound and outbound volume rates?

Direction of Spot Rates

Looking to understand how to use rejections by lane to help price freight?

Seasonality

Looking to see how spot market rates stack up year over year?

Spot vs Contracted Rates

Looking to see how rejections drive price in comparision to a rating tool?

Tender Lead Time

Looking to find key indicators for spot market rate trends in a market?
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