ADDISON, Texas — Not many trucking companies can lay claim to 60 years in business. But if you’re Boyd Brothers, a Daseke company, and based in Alabama, that landmark is just a springboard of what’s to come.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — FTR Intel reported January 23 final December net trailer orders of 34,000 units, down 5 percent from November but up 35 percent from the same month last year. Total orders for the year were 228,643, a 27.6 percent decrease from the 2015 total of 315,961.
The American Trucking Associations’ seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index fell 6.2 percent in December to 133.8, down from 142.7 in November.