WASHINGTON — January U.S.-NAFTA freight totaled $88.0 billion as all five major transportation modes carried more freight by value with NAFTA partners Canada and Mexico in January compared to January 2016, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS).
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Schneider National Inc. said Friday it had launched its initial public offering of 28,947,000 shares of its Class B common stock, at an anticipated initial public offering price between $18 and $20 per share.
PORTLAND, Ore. — Roger Nielsen has been appointed president and CEO of Daimler Trucks North America and its affiliated companies — Freightliner Trucks, Western Star Trucks, Thomas Built Buses, Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. and Detroit Diesel Corp. — effective April 1.
ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations’ February seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index dropped 0.1 percent from January to 138.7, ATA reported. The index decreased 2.6 percent from the same month last year. Year-to-date, the index is down 0.1 percent.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — FTR has reported final February net trailer orders at 25,800 units, down 21 percent month-over-month, but up 20 percent versus one year ago.
VAN BUREN, Ark. — USA Truck, a capacity solutions provider headquartered in Van Buren, Arkansas, is a finalist for the 2017 Most Valuable Employers for Military, awarded by RecruitMilitary.