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What’s in Store for Global Transport and Supply Chain Logistics in 2019?

What’s in Store for Global Transport and Supply Chain Logistics in 2019?

From the American Journal of Transportation

Capacity crunch continues in 2019

Over the last decade, trucking capacity has continued to tighten, making it increasingly difficult for shippers to find trucks to transport their bulk products.

In 2019, many ocean carriers …

December 31, 2018 - 7:17 am Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Transportation
Truck Orders Dipped in November, Build Backlog Remains at Record

Truck Orders Dipped in November, Build Backlog Remains at Record

From Commercial Carrier Journal

CCJ‘s Indicators rounds up the latest reports on trucking business indicators on rates, freight, equipment, the economy and more.

Preliminary Class 8 truck orders in North America totaled 27,500 in November, according to FTR, with …

December 7, 2018 - 12:15 pm Closing Bell Story‎
Is Driving Without Drivers the Future of Trucking?

Is Driving Without Drivers the Future of Trucking?

Freight industry battles driver turnover at 90%

From CCJ

With driver turnover rates bumping 90 percent last year, shippers could find only one available truck for every 12 outbound loads — the lowest ratio in 13 years, according to DAT

June 4, 2018 - 10:20 am Closing Bell Story‎, Transportation