Total Costs Remain Flat (July 2016)

September 28th, 2016 by Nulogx No comments »

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Results published today by the Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) indicate that the Total Cost of ground transportation for Canadian Shippers increased by just 0.15% in July, as compared with June results.

The Base Rate Index, which excludes the impact of Accessorial Charges assessed by carriers, was almost flat and increased by 0.06% in July.

Average Fuel Surcharges assessed by Carriers increased this month. Fuel was 12.44% of Base Rates in July versus 12.19% in June.

“Overall, Total Freight Costs continued to be flat over the past few months. This is a similar pattern to the same period in the previous year, although overall costs are down by 7.7% from last July. Year over Year, Domestic freight costs are above last year’s level, while the Cross Border segments are below last year’s costs,” said Doug Payne, President & COO, Nulogx.

For the latest results of the CGFI, please visit here: www.nulogx.com/cgfi/results/

Total Costs Flat (June 2016)

September 7th, 2016 by Nulogx No comments »

Results published today by the Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) indicate that the Total Cost of ground transportation for Canadian Shippers increased by less than 0.1% in June, as compared with May results.

The Base Rate Index, which excludes the impact of Accessorial Charges assessed by carriers, decreased 0.1% in May. Average Fuel Surcharges assessed by Carriers increased this month. Fuel was 12.19% of Base Rates in June versus 11.10% in May.

“Overall, Total Freight Costs were flat,” said Doug Payne, President & COO, Nulogx. ”Domestic LTL & Truckload increased marginally. Cross Border Truckload showed a slight decrease offset by Cross Border LTL showed slight increase – the first increase seen in 2016. Year over Year, Domestic Truckload is back to last year’s level while all other segments are below last year’s costs, with Cross Border LTL & TL being well below a year ago levels,” continued Payne.

For the latest results of the CGFI, please visit here: www.nulogx.com/cgfi/results/

Total Costs Decline

July 27th, 2016 by Nulogx No comments »

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Results published today by the Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) indicate that the Total Cost of ground transportation for Canadian Shippers decreased by 0.9% in May, as compared with April results.

The Base Rate Index, which excludes the impact of Accessorial Charges assessed by carriers, decreased 0.4% in May.

Average Fuel Surcharges assessed by Carriers increased this month. Fuel was 11.1% of Base Rates in May versus 10.88% in April.

“Overall, Total Freight Costs continued to decline. Domestic Truckload increased marginally and Domestic LTL decreased marginally. Cross Border Truckload showed a decrease while Cross Border LTL showed a strong decrease.” said Doug Payne, President & COO, Nulogx. “Year over Year, all segments (Domestic Truckload & LTL and Cross Border Truckload & LTL) are below last year’s costs, with Cross Border being well below levels a year ago,” continued Payne.

For the latest results of the CGFI, please visit here: www.nulogx.com/cgfi/results/

Total Costs Decline in April (April 2016)

June 30th, 2016 by Nulogx No comments »

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Results published today by the Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) indicate that the Total Cost of ground transportation for Canadian Shippers decreased by 0.6% in April, as compared with March results.

The Base Rate Index which excludes the impact of Accessorial Charges assessed by carriers was flat from March.

Average Fuel Surcharges assessed by Carriers increased this month. Fuel was 10.88% of Base Rates in April versus 10.32% in March.

“Overall, Total Freight Costs declined marginally in April,” said Doug Payne, President & COO, Nulogx. ”Domestic Truckload and LTL were positive however the Cross Border Truckload and LTL showed a strong decrease. Year over Year, all segments (Domestic Truckload & LTL and Cross Border Truckload & LTL) are all below last year’s costs with Transborder being significantly lower,” continued Payne.

For the latest results of the CGFI, please visit here: www.nulogx.com/cgfi/results/

Total Costs Continue to Increase (March 2016)

May 25th, 2016 by Nulogx No comments »

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Results published today by the Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) indicate that the Total Cost of ground transportation for Canadian Shippers increased by 1.5% in March, as compared with February results.

The Base Rate Index, which excludes the impact of Accessorial Charges assessed by carriers, increased by 2.0% from February.

Average Fuel Surcharges assessed by Carriers decreased this month. Fuel was 10.32% of Base Rates in March versus 10.54% in February.

“Overall, Total Freight Costs increased, due to the Domestic Truckload Segment. Domestic Truckload showed a strong increase while the other sectors saw decreases,” said Doug Payne, President  & COO, Nulogx. “Year over Year, all segments (Domestic Truckload & LTL and Cross Border Truckload & LTL) have shown lower costs.  Fuel is down in all segments, as well as base costs (other than a marginal increase in Domestic Truckload),” continued Payne.

For the latest results of the CGFI, please visit here: www.nulogx.com/cgfi/results/

Domestic Truckload Continues to Increase

April 28th, 2016 by Nulogx No comments »

Results published today by the Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) indicate that the Total Cost of ground transportation for Canadian Shippers decreased marginally by 0.2% in February when compared with January results.

The Base Rate Index, which excludes the impact of Accessorial Charges assessed by carriers, remained flat when compared to January.

Average Fuel Surcharges assessed by Carriers decreased this month. Fuel was 10.54% of Base Rates in February versus 12.09% in January.

“Overall, Total Freight Costs decreased marginally, which was reflective of the drop in fuel costs. Domestic Truckload showed a strong increase while the other sectors saw decreases, in particular Transborder LTL,” said Doug Payne, President & COO, Nulogx. “Year over Year, Cross Border LTL remains in positive territory, while Cross Border Truckload and LTL and Domestic LTL are negative,” continued Payne.

For the latest results of the CGFI please visit here: www.nulogx.com/cgfi/results/

Domestic Truckload Increases

March 30th, 2016 by Nulogx No comments »

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Results published today by the Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) indicate that the Total Cost of ground transportation for Canadian Shippers increased by 1.0% in January when compared with December results.

The Base Rate Index, which excludes the impact of Accessorial Charges assessed by carriers, increased 1.1% when compared to December.

Average Fuel Surcharges assessed by Carriers decreased this month. Fuel was 12.09% of Base Rates in January versus 13.03% in December.

“Overall, Total Freight Costs increased the first time since August of 2015,” said Doug Payne, President & COO, Nulogx. “The increase was driven by Domestic Truckload. Year over Year, Domestic LTL and Truckload remain in negative territory, while Cross Border Truckload and LTL are positive,” continued Payne.

For the latest results of the CGFI please visit here: www.nulogx.com/cgfi/results/

Cross Border LTL Continues to Increase

February 24th, 2016 by Nulogx No comments »

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Results published today by the Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) indicate that the Total Cost of ground transportation for Canadian Shippers decreased by 1.6% in December when compared with November results.

The Base Rate Index, which excludes the impact of Accessorial Charges assessed by carriers, decreased 1.5% when compared to November.

Average Fuel Surcharges assessed by Carriers increased marginally this month. Fuel was 13.03% of Base Rates in December versus 12.94% in November.

“Overall, Total Freight Costs continue to slide,” said Doug Payne, President & COO, Nulogx.”Domestic LTL & Truckload and Cross Border Truckload declined while Cross Border LTL Increased. Year over year, Domestic LTL and Truckload closed in negative territory, while Cross Border Truckload and LTL are up year over year,” continued Payne.

For the latest results of the CGFI please visit here: www.nulogx.com/cgfi/results/

Total Freight Costs Continue to Decline

January 27th, 2016 by Nulogx No comments »

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Results published today by the Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) indicate that the Total Cost of ground transportation for Canadian Shippers decreased by 3.4% in November when compared with October results.

The Base Rate Index, which excludes the impact of Accessorial Charges assessed by carriers, decreased 3.1% when compared to October.

Average Fuel Surcharges assessed by Carriers decreased marginally this month. Fuel was 12.94% of Base Rates in November versus 12.96% in October.

“Total Freight Costs continue to slide. Truckload, both Domestic and Cross Border had the largest decline. Year over Year, Domestic LTL and Truckload is still in negative territory, while Cross Border Truckload and LTL are up year over,” said Doug Payne, President & COO, Nulogx.

For the latest results of the CGFI please visit here: www.nulogx.com/cgfi/results/

Total Costs Decrease, Domestic LTL Increases

December 30th, 2015 by Nulogx No comments »

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Results published today by the Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) indicate that the Total Cost of ground transportation for Canadian Shippers decreased by 2.7% in October when compared with September results.

The Base Rate Index, which excludes the impact of Accessorial Charges assessed by carriers, decreased 2.1% when compared to September.

Average Fuel Surcharges assessed by Carriers decreased again this month. Fuel was 12.96% of Base Rates in October versus 13.28% in September.

“Similar to last month, both Base and Fuel costs dropped,” said Doug Payne, President & COO, Nulogx. ”Total Domestic LTL increased while Total Domestic and Cross Border Truckload and Cross border LTL decreased. Although Domestic LTL has increased the past 2 months, year over year is still in negative territory, while Domestic Truckload and Cross Border LTL & TL show increases year over,” continued Payne.

On behalf of everyone at Nulogx we wish everyone a Safe and Happy Holiday and a Prosperous New Year.

For the latest results of the CGFI please visit here: www.nulogx.com/cgfi/results/