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Great Dane Gets New Montreal Dealership

April 24, 2015 by Martin Smith

SAVANNAH, GA – Great Dane is adding a Montreal dealership to its Canadian distribution network.

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Harper cuts tax for LNG projects

February 24, 2015 by TEONA Baetu

OTTAWA, ON- Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced last week that he’s cutting taxes on liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects in an effort to kick-start investment to the industry.

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3 U.S. regulatory updates you need to know about

February 11, 2015 by TEONA Baetu

NEENAH, WI- Three U.S. regulatory updates you need to know about if you’re going to head south.

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Have your say on what truck drivers must know

December 18, 2014 by TEONA Baetu

OTTAWA, ON- Canadian truckers can have their say on Trucking HR Canada’s proposed National Occupational Standard that will better define a truck driver’s job.

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Are you the truck best driver in North America?

December 17, 2014 by TEONA Baetu

ROCKY VIEW, AB- The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance seeks a truck or bus driver who goes beyond the call of duty and achieves long-term safety and compliance levels.

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Women with Drive line-up announced

December 15, 2014 by Allan Janssen

OTTAWA, ON – March 5 event to feature a variety of sessions for anyone who recruits, retains or mentors women in Canada’s trucking industry.

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Meals For 18 Wheels

December 2, 2014 by TEONA Baetu

BUFFALO, N.Y.- Many truck drivers became stranded, often without food, in Buffalo after record snowfalls last month. But now, stranded truckers in Canada and the U.S. can appeal to Meals for 18 Wheels for help.

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NAFTA Freight Jumps Another 8.2%

December 2, 2014 by TEONA Baetu

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Truckers hauled 8.2 percent more freight between Canada, the U.S. and Mexico in September 2014 than in September 2013, according to the U.S. Transportation Department.

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Cross-Border Trade Up Again in May

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

WASHINGTON, DC – The value of cross-border trade between the U.S. and its North American trading partners, Canada and Mexico, was up 5.4 percent in May compared to last year.

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Attention Truckers: Brake Inspections Ahead

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

WASHINGTON, DC – Truck and bus drivers from Mexico to Canada, get ready to have your brakes inspected.

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Truckers Shatter Six-Month Record for Goods Hauled in ’14 Q2

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

TORONTO- Truckers hauled more goods in the first half of 2014 than any combined semi-annual volumes on record, according to TransCore Link Logistics’ Canadian Freight Index.

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US-NAFTA Trade Continues To Climb

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

WASHINGTON, DC – Trucking imports to the U.S. rose 4.2 percent year-over-year in April, according to the U.S. Transportation Department.

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TransCore: Canada Sees Freight Volumes Swell

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

TORONTO- TransCore Link Logistics says Canadian freight volumes have increased a substantial 31-percent in May 2014 when compared to the same time last year.

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Truck Registrations in Canada Down in Q1 of 2014

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

TORONTO – There were fewer Class 8 trucks on Canadian roads in the first quarter of 2014, as new registrations dropped by 5.5 percent, according to registration data from IHS Automotive.

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U.S.-NAFTA Trade Second Best on Record

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

WASHINGTON, DC – Trade between U.S. and its neighbors, Canada and Mexico, rose by 6.2 percent year-over-year in March, totalling $101.5 billion, according to a new U.S. Transportation report.