FreightWaves Revenue and Competitors



Total Funding

Estimated Revenue & Valuation

  • FreightWaves's estimated annual revenue is currently $81.8M per year.(i)
  • FreightWaves received $20.0M in venture funding in February 2019.
  • FreightWaves's estimated revenue per employee is $352,600
  • FreightWaves's total funding is $92M.

Employee Data

  • FreightWaves has 232 Employees.(i)
  • FreightWaves grew their employee count by -4% last year.
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The #1 Source for Navigating the Freight Markets. FreightWaves is the leading provider of market data and analytics for the North American freight market. Inspired by commodities markets data providers like Bloomberg, Reuters, Platts, and Morningstar- we are creating the independent source of actionable data and commentary to help freight market participants navigate the impact of economic, technology, and regulatory changes on their business. We run the largest community in the freight markets, serving members that do more than a trillion dollars of freight revenue per year; ours news and commentary site ranks #1 in page-views per month, according to Alexa; our SaaS platform, SONAR, is a market dashboard that is built to help participants gain near and real-time perspectives of changes in market conditions; and our futures contracts are listed on Nodal's exchange and settled against DAT's trucking spot rates.



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FreightWaves News

2022-04-20 - SONAR sightings for April 26: LA to Atlanta, shipper update, more

SONAR sightings for April 26: LA to Atlanta, shipper update, more. Photo of FreightWaves Staff FreightWaves StaffTuesday, April 26, 2022. 3 minutes read.

2022-04-20 - Modern Shipper named Best New Product in prestigious Neal Awards

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2022-04-20 - Illinois trucking company files for bankruptcy after nuclear verdict

FreightWaves anywhere, anytime ... Serving the global freight industry with the fastest and most comprehensive news insights and market data on...

2021-05-19 - FreightWaves Raises $16M to Support Product and Commercial Development of its Carbon Intelligence Platform

FreightWaves, the leading provider of supply chain market information, announced a $16 million capital raise to fund product expansion and go-to-market activities for FreightWaves Carbon Intelligence (FCI), the company’s new sustainability platform built on FreightWaves SONAR.

2021-01-22 - DriverReach to Host “Taking the Hire Road” Podcast in Production With FreightWaves

Taking the Hire Road INDIANAPOLIS (PRWEB) January 22, 2021 DriverReach recently announced it is the host of a new trucking podcast in production with FreightWaves media, titled “Taking the Hire Road”. On this bi-monthly show, host Jeremy Reymer, Founder and CEO of DriverReach, interviews indus ...

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FreightWaves Funding

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