President & CEO
DAT Freight & Analytics has provided the most accurate insights into truckload markets since 1978. With the deepest and broadest data in the industry and the largest on-demand freight marketplace in North America, DAT is the source for market trends and data insights for shippers, brokers, carriers, media and industry analysts alike.
“At DAT, we exist to remove the uncertainty from freight with cutting-edge technology, data analysis and unrivaled intelligence. We’ve seen unprecedented pressure on the industry and are dedicated to meeting the needs of our customers during this difficult period. We aim to be a partner to the industry, and have our data provide a level of certainty during these otherwise volatile times.”
– Claude Pumilia, President & CEO
DAT provides the most valuable data in transportation. With a database of more than $118 billion in annual freight invoices and 183 million freight matches, DAT produces real-time analysis and freight forecasting that’s twice as accurate as any other model.
Our platform DAT One connects motor carriers, freight brokers, 3PLs and shippers on the largest on-demand freight network.
Our analysis through DAT iQ elevates data into actionable insights. With DAT iQ you get:
- Freight Market Intelligence Consortium
- Deep visibility into contract freight
The Freight Market Intelligence Consortium (FMIC) is a subscription-based benchmarking and market intelligence platform, with consortium members anonymously sharing their shipping data. DAT iQ uses advanced analytics and machine learning to develop all-in cost estimates, which explain the factors that really matter. The platform provides leading-edge benchmarking capabilities that both measure and maximize procurement strategies and help save transportation costs.
The industry standard in truckload pricing
DAT provides the going rate on every trucking lane for every equipment type, with access to the most historically complete database of truckload rates that exists. The data allows customers to make the most informed business decisions, including, confidently bidding on RFPs, making quick pricing decisions and accurately forecasting where prices will be in the future.
Data Analytics Services
Custom reports specific to your business
DAT produces custom reports that are specific to business needs, plus the underlying data to get a deeper understanding of the markets. We offer supply and demand data, historical rates, and the most accurate pricing forecasts available, all customized and tailored to your specifications. Not sure what data you need? Tell us the problem you’re trying to solve, and we’ll help.
Free report on national trends
DAT Trendlines is a weekly newsletter that provides high-level insights on pricing along with breakdowns of current supply and demand trends. Frequently cited by The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times and Business Insider as an indicator for the trucking economy.