Cass: Volume, rates expected to ‘level off’ in fourth quarter

October 13, 2014

The freight sector was relatively flat in
 September, with a drop in North American shipment 
volume and a slight increase in total freight
 expenditures, or payments, according to the latest Cass Freight Index.  Other freight indicators have shown that shipment weights have been rising steadily, so a decrease in the actual number of shipments does not