Airport-to-airport general cargo rate index, tracking price volatility across the major air cargo trade routes.
TAC Freight is an air cargo price reporting agency (PRA) platform, allowing you to access real-time data and air freight rate index charts. Stay ahead of the competition with the latest market insights. Make Data driven decisions using market actionable, highquality, timely, financially compliant data.
Weekly general cargo prices ($/kg) reflecting previous 7 days aggregated transactions in the market
Based on transactional data from global air forwarders, taken directly from the master Airway Bill validated against airline data
Transparent methodology for industry standard metrics, fully auditable following IOSCO Principles For Financial Benchmarking
Major global origin destination (OD) airport pairs
Get accurate air freight rates from the US to the UK and various worldwide destinations through TAC Freight’s reliable data. Make efficient shipping decisions based on the air cargo cost index.
Main Index Formula
Available to all users
Available to forwarder data providers only
*Additional Key Performance Indications (KPIs) also available to data providers.
Our TAC Freight section provides comprehensive data on the air freight rate index, enabling you to track market trends and make informed decisions. Discover air freight rates from the US to the UK, London, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Shanghai, and other key destinations.
Data is supplied by global air freight forwarders
All data is at the transaction (house and master AWB) level
Clearly defined methodologies are used to calculate industry standard reference prices
All reference prices are calculated as volume weighted average prices
Data is uploaded every Monday by 0900 UTC for the previous week (Monday-Sunday)
The TAC Index aggregates and publishes market data every Monday by 1400 UTC for the previous week (Monday-Sunday)
Data is uploaded over secure, encrypted channels via an API or browser
All published data is completely anonymous
No transaction data is stored on the front end servers
All transaction data is fully verifiable and auditable
Data is cleaned using data validation and statistical filtering at a transaction level to ensure data integrity
No OD pair is published until it passes a number of strict thresholds
Get real-time air freight index data to track market trends and make informed shipping decisions. Empower your logistics planning with TAC Index Air Freight data.