Press release from Business Wire
UPS Freight Announces 2013 Rate Adjustment
Friday, May 31, 2013
UPS Freight Announces 2013 Rate Adjustment16:00 EDT Friday, May 31, 2013
RICHMOND, Va. (Business Wire) -- UPS Freight®, one of the nation's largest heavy freight carriers, announced today a general rate increase of 5.9 percent for non-contractual shipments in the United States, Canada and Mexico.
The rate adjustment will take effect on June 10, 2013, and applies to minimum charge, less-than-truckload (LTL) and truckload (TL) rates, and accessorial charges. Customers will be able to view and download the new rates at ltl.upsfreight.com on June 10, 2013.
UPS Freight supports shippers' heavy freight needs through reliable service, robust technology, and a diverse portfolio of LTL and TL services, including the new LTL Guaranteed A.M., which can provide delivery by noon to select ZIP codes in the contiguous United States and Washington, D.C.* UPS Freight's network provides regional, interregional and long-haul LTL service as well as truckload, intermodal and dedicated contract carriage solutions.
UPS Freight (NYSE:UPS) is one of the largest LTL carriers in the United States and a leading truckload (TL) service provider. Operating nearly 200 service centers, UPS Freight offers a full range of regional and long-haul capabilities and an on-time delivery guarantee for all LTL shipments, serving customers throughout North America, Puerto Rico, Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands. For more information, visit ltl.upsfreight.com.
* See UPGF 102 series Rules Tariff for applicable terms, conditions, restrictions, and remedies, available at ltl.upsfreight.com.
Sandy Adkins, 804-291-5362