Want To Build An Accurate Transportation Budget? Tip #1 - Look at the Economy

Sep 8, 2016




Whether you love it or hate it, building and having an accurate transportation budget is very important for you and your company. That’s why this week we are starting a series with tips for building your budget.

This week’s tip is to take a good look at what's happening with the economy. In 2016 we’ve seen a weak economy with GDP growth of 1.1 percent which is why it’s been a buyer’s market. Looking towards 2017, are you looking at weak or strengthening growth in the economy? Since the economy has a big impact on carrier capacity, and corresponding rates ... watch the video to hear more about our thoughts on this.

Over the next few weeks we'll have more tips to build accurate transportation budgets. If you have any questions or comments, simply send me an email or give us a call at 630-833-0890. We have a wealth of information we'd love to share with you.

Each week we like to remind you: we're on your team, we're here to help, and we’re passionate about seeing you be successful.


See Tip #2 for Building an Accurate Transportation Budget