BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — FTR has released data showing that U.S. oil production is not falling despite the weak oil prices and a dramatic reduction in new drilling activity.
COLUMBUS, Ind. — Trailer net orders in July at more than 20,300 units, declined 27 percent from the unsustainable 27,900-unit June pace, but still managed to rise 7 percent on a year-over-year basis, according to the most recent “State of the Industry: U.S. Trailers” published by ACT Research Co.
ARLINGTON, Va. — American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 2.8 percent in July, following a revised drop of 0.4 percent during June.
WASHINGTON — The Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI), which is based on the amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry, fell 0.3 percent in June from May, falling after a single month of growth, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics’ (BTS).
ST. LOUIS — North American shipment volumes and their related costs both trailed downward in July, keeping in line with the seasonal patterns of the last five years.