Spot Tendering

Your fastest way to source ad-hoc freight

In just over 12 months, our industry has changed beyond all recognition. In times of COVID, making predictions on the development of market prices and demand is becoming more and more difficult. Now’s the time to move into more tactical buying.

Ticontract Spot Tendering enables shippers to secure capacity quickly, and for the best market price, when long-term contracts are under pressure.  


Use Spot Tendering for short-term freight allocation

Counteract freight capacity shortfall with Ticontract Spot Tendering and accelerate your shipment allocation. Find the right service provider at the best price. Connect with your chosen carriers fast and benefit from price volatility in the spot market using individualized templates.

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Get going in just 60 seconds

Once you’ve defined your templates, connected with carriers and completed set-up, you’re just a few clicks away from tendering single freight transports within your supplier pool.

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Leverage price volatility in your favor

Spot Tendering is a fast and fuss-free route to finding the best market prices andputs you in the driving seat to take advantage of price volatility. 

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Increase reactivity to common daily challenges

Short term transports in need of assignment, new lanes without contracted rates, increased frequency of regular transports. Managing freight via the Spot market offers an ideal solution to help manage a wide variety of scenarios.

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Ocean & Air Markets in Turmoil: Is Spot the New Strategic Approach?

Download the recording form our expert panel discussion on spot tendering during the Corona pandemic. We discussed spot sourcing and its role in the current transport market with a focus on sea and air freight, the impact of Covid 19, and strategies and best practices for different players within the transport industry. 

Fill out the form to get instant access to the webinar recording from July, 2021. 


See how easy & fast it works

With a database of more than 50,000 qualified service providers and 20,000+ RFQ events processed per year, it’s no surprise that over 500  leading shippers worldwide are already using Ticontract's Tendering for freight procurement.  


Using Ticontract´s Spot Tendering solution has led to greater efficiency and transparency serving all our locations globally. Available reports enable us to provide statistics and improve our processes and nomination strategies.

Sarah Rebstein, Freight & Logistics Services, Purchasing ZF Friedrichshafen AG

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Spot Tendering in 60 seconds flat

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Step 1

Log on to Ticontract

Enter Transporeon's cloud-based platform designed for global collaboration. 

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Step 2

Create RFQ using predefined templates

Create unlimited templates from scratch and assign to multiple users in your network.

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Step 3

Complete quick edit form 

With just a few variable fields to fill in, this step couldn’t be easier.

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Step 4

Publish RFQ and invite carriers

Save and publish your new spot RFQ with one click for all service providers to see.

Invite service providers to your next RFQ in just one click and enjoy a seamless tender and allocation process.


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