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How much are retailers to blame for congestion issues?

Posted by The FTR Experts on Nov 5, 2021 11:32:30 AM

Eric Starks and Todd Tranausky discuss ongoing congestion and what part retailers are playing in it.

This Q&A response from The FTR Experts came from our October State of Freight webinar. View the video and the key takeaways below.

 
Key Takeaways:
  • Some blame in congestion issues lies in retailers failing to retrieve their containers from warehouses.
  • The exact reasons for that failing are yet to be seen, and it could be anything from warehouse issues to chassis shortages.

 

Tags: intermodal, Rail, congestion, transportation, state of freight, retailers

 

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