March 18, 2014 9:00 AM, EDT
Con-way Freight to Increase Rates 5.4%
Con-way Inc.

Con-way Freight said it will raise its less-than-truckload rates 5.4%, effective March 31.

Con-way Freight, LTL and largest unit of Con-way Inc., said the increase on noncontractual shipments will apply to general LTL rates and special services within the United States and Canada.

Customers can view the new rates after March 31 at

The increase follows FedEx Freight’s 4.4% LTL hike announced March 14.

Con-way Inc. ranks No. 3 on the Transport Topics 100 listing of U.S. and Canadian for-hire carriers.