Impact of Rising Mississippi on Auto Transport

Posted in May 9th, 2011
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For customers and carriers waiting for or performing vehicle pickup or delivery in any of the following metro areas, it is likely that there will be delays related to the rising of Mississippi River.

Along I-40
Memphis, TN
Little Rock, AR
Nashville, TN
Jackson, TN

Along I-55
Jackson, MS

Along I-30
Dallas, TX

Birmingham, AL

In other news, gasoline for new and used cars hit a national average of $4. Here’s a chart from AAA with the average PPG.

With the price of diesel up $0.12 over the last 30 days, we expect the same tightness in auto transport that we’ve been experiencing over the last 6 weeks. The experts are still getting cars moved, if you’re having trouble call Universal Auto Transport.

Should be an interesting week!