Cost/Price Trend Reports
Negotiator's Benchmark Databook
The Negotiator’s Benchmark Databook offers logistics and transportation management professionals access to relevant negotiation opportunities (and hazards) through cost/price trend reports that are designed to assist buyers in their strategic planning and forecasting of Trucking, Warehousing/3PL, Airliner, Rail, and Waterborne services.
Each Negotiator’s Benchmark Databook has helpful summary pages and reports on detailed cost categories in labor, materials, fuel, and purchased services. Index data and spending data (per $100 of sales) provide insights into price/cost escalation and estimated mark-ups. With ten years of monthly data, you’ll see long-term trends as well as the most recent turning points in prices, costs, and margins.
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Negotiator's Benchmark Databook categories for U.S Markets include: