BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — FTR’s Shippers Conditions Index (SCI) for August moved marginally up from July to a low positive reading of 1.1.
For the first time since December 2014, North American Free Trade Agreement cross border freight increased in value from the same month in the previous year, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reported today.
ELYRIA, Ohio — Following a $4.6 million investment and an intense planning effort that began in 2014, this month Bendix began to produce driver control modules (DCM) on an advanced new assembly line at its Acuña, Mexico, manufacturing campus.
Transportation analyst firm FTR’s Trucking Conditions Index (TCI) for August increased from July to a reading of 6.76, the company reported October 26.
COLUMBUS, Ind. — New and net trailer orders significantly disappointed in September, conflicting with a seasonally-anticipated double-digit gain, according to the most recent State of the Industry: U.S. Trailers published by ACT Research Co.
WASHINGTON — After three consecutive weeks of increases, the average on-highway price of a gallon of diesel declined three tenths of a penny to $2.478 for the week ending October 24, according to the Energy Information Administration of the Department of Energy.