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Jun 5

Economist: Solid growth for rest of 2019

Economist: Solid growth for rest of 2019 Inflation surprise is one of the biggest risks to economic growth for the remainder of the year, FTR senior economist Bill Witte said Thursday.    


Feb 12

The Trucking Industry Is Struggling, But Maybe Not For Long

There’s a huge shortage of drivers right now. Here’s what that means for the business. Trucking, the backbone of American commerce, is in a tough spot. There might be a future, a very long time from now, when long-haul drivers are replaced by fully self-driving vehicles. But today, trucking has the opposite problem. It’s looking […]


Feb 12

ATA Truck Tonnage Index Decreased 0.9% in November

Index Posts 0.2% Year-Over-Year Gain Arlington, Va. √≥ American Trucking Associations√≠ advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index declined 0.9% in November, following an increase of 1.8% during October. The October figure was revised down from our press release on November 24. In November, the index equaled 134.3 (2000=100), down from 135.5 in October, and […]