UPS Freight Ups Rates by 4.4 Percent

ATLANTA, GA — UPS Freight is raising its general rate by 4.4 percent as of March 31.

The increase applies to non-contractual less-than-truckload (LTL) shipments rated on the current UPS Freight tariffs. It also applies to all offshore rates and charges and accessorials. 

The impact of this general rate increase may vary by specific lane or shipment characteristics such as weight or class.

UPS’ competition FedEx Freight announced a similar rate increase of 3.9 percent also effective March 31 and ABF Freight also raised its rates by 5.4 percent, effective March 24.

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