12 Mar Freight Rate Benchmarking Services From SSI
Freight rate benchmarking from SSI saves you money as you gain actionable data insights from our vast storehouse of global shipping data. As carrier-contract shipping costs climb, it is vital that you verify your business is paying competitive freight rates. Simply put, an SSI freight benchmarking analysis allows you to compare the contractual rates you are paying against what the market is spending to ship freight along the same routes or trade lanes.
SSI performs millions of freight bill audits every month for companies with North American and global supply chains. As such, we have billions of dollars in aggregated, anonymized freight-spend data spanning many industries from which we are able to mine data insights.
So, no matter what you currently spend on LTL, truckload, ocean, air or other transportation modes, you owe it to yourself to learn how our freight benchmarking services will help you reduce shipping costs while improving your freight transport intelligence.
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Leverage our deep repository of global shipping data to ascertain how your freight rates compare with industry norms before negotiating your annual or multi-year freight contracts.
FREIGHT RATE BENCHMARKING – HOW THE PROCESS WORKS
Freight benchmarking can pay for itself many times over, especially when it is performed prior to negotiating annual contracts with carriers. Here is how the process works.
- Upload 1-year of freight-spend data via our secure portal.
- Using our proprietary software tools, we match your trade lanes against comparable trade lanes in our anonymized database.
- We provide you with clear reports that include data visualizations to display your expenditures vs. the market.
- Armed with relevant freight rate data insights, you are equipped to negotiate carrier contracts from a position of strength.
FREIGHT BENCHMARKING – THE BENEFITS of CHOOSING SSI
- Global Knowledge – SSI processes freight bills from Asia, Europe, and all across North America.
- Multi-modal Data Sets – We perform analysis on truckload, LTL, ocean, air freight and other transportation modes.
- Actionable Data Insights – Receive clear reports with relevant data visuals that empower you to focus attention on the trade lanes that matter most to your business.
- Clarity – Know if and when you are overpaying compared to shipping industry norms.
- Cost Savings – Gain a competitive edge when it comes to negotiating contractual freight rates with your shipping carriers.
OTHER SERVICES FROM SSI
SSI is committed to helping our customers save money and improve efficiencies. Ask about these valuable services.
- Global freight and parcel bill audits
- Global freight payment services
- LTL cost management
- Transportation management services
- Service level optimization analysis
- Claims management
To learn more about any of these SSI services, please fill out the form on the bottom of this page or contact SSI.