Slide in European trucking capacity raises spot market rates


 

Trucking capacity on European roads remained at a low level in July according to industry analysts, resulting in a significant increase in spot market rates. Figures from Transporeon showed that road transport capacity was at a low level of 76.7 points last month, a 26.9% reduction in capacity compared with July 2020. Capacity fell by 2.4% compared with June 2021. Transporeon said there was a recovery in the packaging materials sector, with a rise of 17.5% to 69.4 points in […]