Q4 Freight Market Forecast: Preparing for Peak Season Amid COVID, Brexit & More

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Rick Blasgen | Paul Bingham | Jaap Bruining | Nick Shroeger | Will Chu

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Freight markets have been on hot streak since last June. Rates have climbed higher as more freight entered the market and carrier capacity is still trying to catch up. But have we reached a market peak? Find out the latest trends for global freight markets, with a focus on North American and EU truckload and LTL, and learn where the market is headed next. With Q4 retail Peak Season right around the corner, there’s no better time to get actionable insights you can use to prepare your supply chain for the holiday season. Presenters: Rick Blasgen, Advisor, CSCMP Paul Bingham, Director, Economics and Country Risk Transportation Consulting, IHS Markit Jaap Bruining, SVP, Head of Europe, Coyote Logistics Nick Shroeger, Chief Network Solutions Officer, Coyote Logistics Will Chu, CEO and Co-Founder, Vector In this session, you’ll learn: • Q3 spot and contract finals • Q4 truckload market forecast • How retail Peak Season impacts the market • How Peak 2021 will be different from last year • Strategies for shipping during surge periods This session is brought to you by Coyote Logistics: a leading global third-party logistics provider that combines a diverse, centralized transportation marketplace matching more than 10,000 shipments every day. Coyote offers a comprehensive multi-modal solutions portfolio – including truckload, less than truckload (LTL) and intermodal — with data intelligence and market insights to help empower our customers business growth in a rapidly changing world. All Digital Summit sessions will be available on-demand following the conclusion of the two-day event.

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**Subscribe to Coyote's channel to be automatically invited to upcoming webinars. Coyote Logistics is a leading global third-party logistics provider that combines a diverse, centralized transportation marketplace matching more than 10,000 shipments every day. Coyote offers a comprehensive multi-modal solutions portfolio – including truckload, less than truckload (LTL) and intermodal – with data intelligence and market insights to help empower our customers' business growth in a rapidly-changing world. As the supply chain market adapts to match higher customer expectations and evolving technologies, so do we. Our fundamental mission remains the same: to do the right thing, for every customer and every opportunity—no matter the market condition. We became a UPS company in 2015, adding UPS asset utilization, air & ocean freight forwarding, and more to our expanding portfolio of global services. Headquartered in Chicago, Coyote has more than 3,000 employees operating in 20 offices worldwide.