Charles (Chuck) W. Clowdis Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Phone: 704 578 4066
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Transportation and Business Operations

Specialty Focus: Logistics, Transport Costs Analysis, Supply Chain issues, Fleets, Intermodal, Private and Dedicated Contract Carriage, Dray operations, Port operations,3PL Contracts, Best Business Practices in Transport & Logistics, Modal Cost Analysis, Freight Movement Studies

Education: AA, BC, Young Harris College; BBA, The University of GA

Years in Practice: 20+

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 2


Additional Information

Four decades experience in transportation arena. Motor Carrier executive. Transportation cost specialist, Supply Chain design, review, implementation; outsourcing specialist; pvt. fleet assessment; commodity flow info. Demand-planning, as well as Network Design, assessment, and rationalization of Plant and Distribution Center site selection. Transportation Cost Specialist: Trucking, Air Cargo, Rail, Intermodal, Barge Port & Airport Dray. Authored two books for the American Trucking Assns.: 'THE ART of GIVING QUALITY SERVICE in the Motor Carrier Industry” and "The TRUCK DRIVER". Created The North American Truck Load RATE INDEX in 1983. The INDEX offers truck-load benchmark freight rates for dry van operations to/from over 15,000 origin/destination pairs. At IHS Markit : Managing Director-Transportation, Economics & Country Risk: Managed TRANSEARCH, Cargo Flow Analysis annual project.(aka Reebie Data) as well as transport related consulting projects. Operational Consulting expertise encompassed all transport modes, users and providers, assisting them in developing best World-Class business practices. Consulting projects extend to both private sector; as well as government transport agencies and entities.