Sourcing Truck Capacity in 2022
As pressure on supply chains tightens capacity and narrows transportation options, US importers and shippers are becoming savvier when it comes to finding space in truckload or less-than-truckload trailers. With freight demand expected to remain strong throughout 2022, shippers are competing for trailer space, and pre-pandemic strategies won’t work. Freight needs to fit motor carrier networks and maximize the utilization of equipment and drivers. This panel will look beyond the “shipper of choice” mantra at what importers must do to secure inland truck capacity in 2022.