Average US Intermodal Rate Falls

An index of U.S. intermodal rates fell once again in the week ending Nov. 18, pulled lower by declines in all four directional indices. The overall index rate of the top 36 U.S. lanes decreased 2.2 percent, or $46, to $2,076, according to data on all-inclusive 53-foot door-to-door spot pricing quoted by railroads and provided by the 3PL IDS. The index has fallen roughly $70 during the past two weeks.
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