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  • Canadian shipping costs rose in January: CGFI

    March 28, 2018 11:45AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – The cost of ground transportation for Canadian shippers rose 2.6% in January, according to the latest Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) by Nulogx. The base rate was up 1.7%, while fuel surcharges also rose, to 17.97% of

  • Canadian transport costs rose in December: CGFI

    March 2, 2018 8:00AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – Ground transportation costs in Canada rose 2.2% in December, according to the latest Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) from Nulogx. The base rate increased 0.7%, Nulogx reports, while average fuel surcharges increased to 17.26% of the base

  • Fuel surcharges increased in November: CGFI

    January 31, 2018 2:33PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – Canadian shippers paid 0.87% more to move their goods via ground transportation in November, according to the latest Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI). The total base rate decreased 0.4%. Average fuel surcharges went up in November, accounting

  • Canadian freight costs decreased marginally in September: CGFI

    December 2, 2016 7:48AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – Canadian shippers paid 0.4% less for ground transportation costs in September, according to the latest Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI). The base rate, excluding accessorial charges, was down 0.5%. Fuel made up 11.59% of the base rate

  • Canadian rates rose slightly in July: CGFI

    September 29, 2016 9:05AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – Canadian ground transportation rates increased by just 0.15% in July, according to the latest Canadian General Freight Index. The base rate was almost flat, up just 0.06% from June. Average fuel surcharges increased, comprising 12.44% of the

  • Ground transportation costs increase slightly in June, says CGFI

    September 8, 2016 10:45AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – The total cost of ground transportation for Canadian shippers increased by less than 0.1% in June from the month previous, according to the Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI). “Overall, total freight costs were flat,” said Doug Payne,

  • Canadian transportation costs declined in April: CGFI

    July 1, 2016 2:10PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — The total cost of ground transportation for Canadian shippers decreased 0.6% in April, according to the latest Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) numbers. The base rate was flat from March. Fuel surcharges, on average, accounted for 10.88%

  • Base rates flat, fuel surcharges down in February: CGFI

    April 28, 2016 1:05PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — The total cost of ground transportation for Canadian shippers decreased 0.2% in February, compared to the month earlier. That’s according to the Canadian General Freight Index compiled by Nulogx. The base rate remained flat compared to January

  • Domestic truckload rates drive Canadian transport costs higher: CGFI

    March 31, 2016 7:10AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — The total cost of ground transportation for Canadian shippers rose 1% month-over-month in January, according to the latest Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI). The base rate, excluding accessorial charges assessed by carriers, was up 1.1% compared to

  • Canadian ground transport costs rose in January: CGFI

    April 1, 2015 1:28PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — Canadian ground transportation costs rose 2.4% in January over the previous month. The latest Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) reported the base rate rose 2.8% compared to December 2014. Fuel accounted for 17.22% of the base rate

  • Canadian General Freight Index ticks up a notch in November

    January 28, 2015 10:39AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — Freight costs in Canada continued to rise in November, up 1% compared to October results. The Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) indicated the base rate went up 1.6% compared to October. Average fuel surcharges assessed by carriers

  • Canadian transportation rates increased in October: CGFI

    January 8, 2015 7:50AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — The cost of ground transportation in Canada increased 1.2% in October, according to the latest Canadian General Freight Index compiled by Nulogx. The base rate index, which excludes accessorial charges, went up 1.4% compared to September. Fuel

  • CGFI reports ground transportation rates dipped in September

    November 26, 2014 1:29PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — The Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) compiled by Nulogx indicates the total cost of ground transportation for Canadian shippers declined again in September. Costs shrunk 0.83% in September compared to August, Nulogx reports. The base rate decreased

  • CGFI says transportation rates decreased in August

    October 29, 2014 1:29PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — The Canadian General Freight Index (CGFI) from Nulogix indicated freight costs dropped 0.97% in August. The base rate decreased 0.91% compared to July and average fuel surcharges also decreased. Fuel was 21.48% of the base rate in

  • Canadian transportation rates slide slightly in April: CGFI

    June 25, 2014 12:43PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — The total cost of ground transportation for Canadian shippers decreased 0.4% in April, according to the latest Canadian General Freight Index. Rates decreased 0.4% in April compared to March. The base rate was down 0.3% and fuel