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Freight Payment Index Insights & Trends


Q3 2018

Freight Payment Index Overview

After a torrid pace earlier this year, the U.S. economy moderated in Q2, which means the U.S. Bank National Shipment and Spend Indexes fell in Q3. And while it’s tough to determine the exact impact, Hurricane Florence certainly contributed. These decreases suggest economic growth has hit peak and will decelerate for Q4 and beyond.

Download the latest U.S. Bank Freight Payment Index

Dive into the details in the latest U.S. Bank Freight Payment Index, which includes commentary by Bob Costello, Chief Economist and Senior Vice President for the American Trucking Associations (ATA).

Published quarterly, the U.S. Bank Freight Payment Index showcases current freight shipping volumes and expenditures on both national and regional levels, allowing you to make decisions based on the facts most relevant to your organization.

The U.S. Bank Freight Payment Index is compiled by our team of dedicated consultants with more than a decade of industry experience. Source data is collected from the more than $24.5 billion in global freight payments that U.S. Bank Freight Payment processes for our corporate and federal government clients each year.

To learn how benchmarking and our comprehensive business intelligence can impact your organization, contact U.S. Bank at or 866.274.5898.


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