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Tight capacity, increasing rates impact shippers in October
Wednesday December 17, 2014 12:55 PM
BLOOMINGTON, IN — FTR Shippers Conditions Index for October reflects modest easing of capacity constraints.
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New, used truck registrations up year-over-year
Monday December 15, 2014 1:09 PM
ENGLEWOOD, CO— There were 14 percent more trucks on North American roads in the first nine months of 2014 when compared to the same time last year, according to a report by vehicle industry...
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FTR says trucking closing the year in good territory
Friday December 12, 2014 2:22 PM
Bloomington, IN – The Trucking Conditions Index fell to 8.53 in October, down from its September reading of 9.07. Both months are down from 2013’s numbers.
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November Freight Volumes Down from Oct, Up from 2013
Tuesday December 9, 2014 1:44 PM
TORONTO— November 2014 freight volumes dropped 11 percent from October 2014, but truckers still hauled 19 percent more freight in November 2014 compared to November 2013.
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CSA System Works, Statistics Show
Friday December 5, 2014 4:32 PM
PORTLAND, OR — Compliance Safety Accountability (CSA) works. Stats show a 17-percent drop in violations since 2010, from about 600,000 violations per month to under 500,00.
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Jobs-A-Plenty In Alberta Oil, Gas, Construction Sectors
Friday December 5, 2014 2:40 PM
CALGARY, AB— Employment in the Alberta's oil and gas industry and the related construction sector is on the rise and expected to increase about 35 percent by 2023, according to a...
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Class 8 Truck Orders Hit Fifth Best Month Ever This Nov.
Wednesday December 3, 2014 3:19 PM
COLUMBUS, IN — North American truckers ordered 583,200 Class 5 –to-8 vehicles over the past 12 months, making the past 12-month period the strongest since December 2006, according to...
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New ATRI study warns of ‘alarming demographic trends’
Wednesday December 3, 2014 2:36 PM
ARLINGTON, VA – A new white paper from the American Transportation Research Institute finds that the trucking industry is disproportionately dependent on employees 45 years of age or older...
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