July 19, 2016 - Industry News
Freight shipments and expenditures edged up in June after three months of lackluster performance, hitting their highest levels of the year, according to the Cass Freight Index – but it remains unclear if this is part of a larger trend.
Tags: Economy, Freight Rates, Freight Volume, Freight Capacity, Cass Freight Index
August 4, 2015 - Industry News
Cargo volumes at the Port of New York and New Jersey hit a record pace during the first six months of 2015.
Tags: Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Ports, Containers, Freight Volume
April 14, 2015 - Industry News
North American freight volume and expenditures rose again in March as shipments picked up significantly from the West Coast ports, according to the latest readings of the Cass Freight Index.
Tags: Economy, Intermodal, Freight Rates, Freight Volume, Cass Freight Index
March 9, 2015 - Industry News
Freight volume fell 37% year-over-year in February and spot-market freight availability declined for the second consecutive month in February, according to DAT -- so why did rates rise compared to last year?
Tags: Freight, Spot Freight, Freight Volume, DAT Solutions, Polar Vortex
October 29, 2014 - Industry News
Hot Line Freight System is opening two new terminals in Ohio and Illinois will expand shipping opportunities for the surrounding areas bringing less-than-truckload service to the Midwest.
Tags: Ohio, Illinois, LTL, Freight Volume
April 2, 2014 - Industry News
A new report shows business conditions in the trucking industry remain positive, despite a slight downturn, amid warnings of a possible capacity shortage.
Tags: Economy, Freight, FTR, Capacity, Spot Freight, Manufacturing, Freight Rates, Freight Volume
March 31, 2014 - Industry News
Newly published results from a survey conducted by the trucking consultancy group Transport Capital Partners show increased optimism among trucking executives when it comes to higher freight rates and volumes.
Tags: Transport Capital Partners, Freight Rates, Freight Volume, Fleet Executives
June 21, 2013 - Industry News
A new Transport Capital Partners survey shows better expectations among trucking company executives when it comes to rates and freight volume. TCP says this breaks a three-year trend of lowering expectations for volume growth in the second quarter. More carriers expect volumes for the second quarter to hold steady.
Tags: Transport Capital Partners, Freight Rates, Freight Volume
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