Shippers and Receivers refusing to load or unload trucks!

Discussion in 'Refrigerated Trucking Forum' started by texasmorrell, Mar 14, 2020.

  1. texasmorrell

    texasmorrell Medium Load Member

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  2. LTL Bull

    LTL Bull Light Load Member

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    Same for me in Great Lakes area. If I do 10 hours tomorrow, I'll have more hours this week than I've had in a week for 6 months. I average 51-52 a week, on track for 59 this week
     
  3. buckeyetrucker

    buckeyetrucker Light Load Member

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    Wow! 4200 on 1900 miles for produce. No wonder our rates suck so bad right now. If that’s a great rate for you guys, what in the hell do you normally haul for?
     
  4. Opus

    Opus Road Train Member

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    Oooooops.....someone is paying attention and doing the math. Dang.....LOL
     
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  5. Dave_in_AZ

    Dave_in_AZ Road Train Member

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    You don't have a virus man. You don't have it.
     
  6. Gearjammin' Penguin

    Gearjammin' Penguin "Ride Fast-Truck Safe"

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    I've lost track of who ain't got no panties on.
     
  7. G13Tomcat

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    I just HAD to. Disclosure: Not me!!!
     
  8. SoulScream84

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    You're just now to reason 412? In 2018 I was already at 8,909,000+.
     
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  9. 062

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    Us foods Memphis is one that will not allow driver unloads now. Let’s see how the lumpers do. I’m normally out of here in less than a hour.
     
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  10. okmaybeno

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    (4200÷1900)÷0.72=$3.07/mile

    Regional Reefer Avg =$2.22

    So the one you're criticizing is putting upward pressure on the regional average you dislike. But you're dishonest because you hold him to a standard you fail to define, which is to specify the rate you "feel" does not "suck so bad" specifically.

    In summary, you wrote an unsound argument based off a single vague premise. In this instance your thoughts are worthless. Better luck next time.
     
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