Fuel Prices & Shipping Rates Understanding the Relation
With the changes in the global economy, such a value as the price of fuel is no longer stable. It regularly lends itself to change. What does this lead to? The cost of fuel affects domestic and international transport. Sharp increase in the cost of gasoline, diesel fuel increases the cost of transportation services. And… Continue reading Fuel Prices & Shipping Rates Understanding the Relation
The Benefits of Truck Dispatch Services
Cargo transportation is a multitasking procedure that consumes much time and effort, when tackling it independently, therefore is inconceivable without qualified truck dispatch services. Well-thought-out strategy helps to avoid the probability of encountering unprecedented challenges and negative consequences. Conduct your business smoothly and make its returns more profitable, being relieved from stress and all concerns… Continue reading The Benefits of Truck Dispatch Services
What You Need to Know If You’ve Decided to Become an Independent Trucker
Every job has its pros and cons. The same applies to the profession of a truck driver. If you can’t decide whether to become an independent trucker, read our article. We hope that this information will help you make the right choice. Advantages of working as an independent trucker There are many advantages of the… Continue reading What You Need to Know If You’ve Decided to Become an Independent Trucker
What Does the Cost of Cargo Delivery Depend on?
Trucking is a multi-level industry in which a large number of factors must be taken into account to work successfully. Today we will tell you what the cost of cargo delivery depends on. 1. Dimensions and weight of cargo Most often the trucker is charged per mile. It consists of two parts: a “per hundredweight”… Continue reading What Does the Cost of Cargo Delivery Depend on?
Pros and Cons of Short-haul Trucking
Short-haul trucking is defined as trucking for distances up to 150 miles. Due to the fact that the trucker does not have to travel far, he can take several orders per day. In addition, he doesn’t need as much equipment as fellow long-haul truckers. However, there are not only advantages in this job, but also… Continue reading Pros and Cons of Short-haul Trucking
Effective Accounting Tips for Truckers
Being organized and responsible are the main qualities of an entrepreneur. With them, you can easily figure out how to collect receipts and do your job efficiently. We suggest you to use 10 methods that will help you increase your income without any difficulties. Tip 1: Keep all receipts for payment There’s no reason to… Continue reading Effective Accounting Tips for Truckers
Transportation Business: Perspectives
Over the past two years, various market sectors have undergone tremendous changes. The freight market has not escaped this fate either. What grand changes have taken place in this area? We are trying to determine what prospects await the transport industry: recession or, conversely, growth? To do this we need to analyze the current trends… Continue reading Transportation Business: Perspectives
3 Effective Methods of Increasing a Freight Broker’s Commission
Freight brokers have several options for increasing commissions: Increasing the interest rate (commissions, for the most part, are controlled by the brokerage and the market). Increasing the gross profit by increasing the interest rate paid by the shipper of the freight. Decrease in the cost of delivering the goods (payment of the carrier’s services). As… Continue reading 3 Effective Methods of Increasing a Freight Broker’s Commission
How to Get Into Truck Dispatch Service?
The rapidly developing field of logistics contributes to the emergence of new companies specializing in transportation. Although the competition in this business is quite high, the demand is so great that even a novice dispatcher, broker or carrier will find a job for himself. But let’s talk about the controller. We will learn how to… Continue reading How to Get Into Truck Dispatch Service?
What is Process Service Dispatch
Getting cargo from point A to point B isn`t easy. It takes a lot of time, financial resources, and most importantly, not only the customer and seller take part in the process. In addition to the recipient and shipper, the broker, carrier and dispatcher take part in the process. But let’s talk in more detail… Continue reading What is Process Service Dispatch