December 6, 2013 - Industry News
Unemployment moved down in November to its lowest level in five years and with it trucking added the most jobs in several months.
Tags: Economy, Unemployment, Consumer Spending
November 8, 2013 - Industry News
UPDATED -- A new U.S. Labor Department report shows there was a net gain of 204,000 jobs in the country during October, far more than economists were predicting, while trucking added just a few jobs.
October 22, 2013 - Industry News
The nation’s unemployment rate continues moving lower inch-by-inch, hitting a five-year low, according to the U.S. Labor Department. It fell to 7.2% in September compared to 7.3% in August.
Tags: Drivers, Economy, Fleets, Unemployment
September 6, 2013 - Industry News
While unemployment in the U.S. fell in August, the trucking industry added no jobs, and the number of jobs added the month before was revised sharply lower, according to the U.S. Labor Department.
Tags: Economy, Unemployment
May 3, 2013 - Industry News
Job creation overall in the United States as well as in trucking both posted solid gains in April according to a new report, leading to a surge on Wall Street as well as an increase in the price of oil.
April 5, 2013 - Industry News
Job growth in the United State stumbled in March, according to a report released Friday morning. Employers added a total of only 88,000 jobs, according to the U.S. Labor Department, about half the number many analysts were expecting.
March 11, 2013 - Industry News
The nation’s unemployment rate fell slightly in February according to the U.S. Labor Department.
Tags: Unemployment, Transportation hires
February 4, 2013 - Industry News
Factory orders in December offered better economic news than last week's GDP numbers, though not as good as analysts were expecting.
Tags: Economy, GDP, Factor Orders, Unemployment
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