Today's Trucking

Ground transportation costs down in October

January 4, 2018 by John Smith

MISSISSAUGA, ON – Canadian shippers saw the cost of ground transportation drop by 1% in October when compared to September, according to the Canadian General Freight Index compiled by Nulogx.


Shipping costs down for June: Nulogx

September 4, 2017 by elizabeth

TORONTO, ON – Lower fuel surcharges in June led to a drop in the total cost of shipping for Canadian Ground Shippers from the month before, reports Nulogx.


Cost of ground transportation higher in May

August 2, 2017 by elizabeth

TORONTO, ON – Nulogx’s Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) is reporting the total cost of ground transportation for Canadian shippers has climbed.
Total freight costs were 1.7% higher in May 2017 over the same time last year. The Base Rate Index, which excludes the impact of accessorial charges assessed by carriers, increased by 0.3% in May 2017 over April’s results, as well.


Total cost of freight rose by 1.2% in October

January 7, 2015 by Allan Janssen

TORONTO, ON – Canadian General Freight Index shows base rate, excluding accessorial charges, increased by 1.4% in October 2014, over September 2014.


Canadian Freight Index Rises for 12th Time

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

TORONTO – Index hits a 10 percent increase year over year.


Cost of Ground Transportation Up in August

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

TORONTO — The cost of shipping freight on the ground in Canada went up in August by 0.8 percent, according to the Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI).


Online tool gives a peek at freight pricing trends

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — There’s no question: It pays to keep tabs on your competition.