ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Joseph M. (Joe) Dagnese has been named president of Con-way Freight, Con-way Inc.’s regional and national less-than truckload subsidiary and largest operating unit.
Sales of new Class 8 tractors in May reached 21,501, marking the third consecutive month that sales have topped the 20,000 mark, the first time that has happened since the boom years of 2005 and 2006 when sales topped 20,000 in 2005 for 10 straight months and in 2006 for 11 straight months.
WASHINGTON — Hooray … at least this week. After six consecutive weeks of increases, the average on-highway price of a gallon of diesel fell five-tenths of a penny to $2.909 for the week ending June 1.
Trade between the U.S. and North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) partners Canada and Mexico totaled more than $96.1 billion in March 2015, dropping 5.3 percent from the level recorded in March 2014, according to a release from the U.S. DOT’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS).