UPS Freight will impose a general rate increase of 4.4 percent for less-than-truckload shipments starting March 31.
“This rate adjustment applies to non-contractual less-than-truckload shipments rated on the current UPS Freight tariffs, including 525, 560, 570 and 571,” according to the company. “It also applies to all offshore rates and charges and accessorials listed in the UPS Freight 102 Series Rules Tariff.”
The new rates will be published at the end of March at ltl.upsfreight.com
Earlier this month, FedEx Freight signaled that it would increase its rates by an average of 3.9 percent on March 31.