for-hire truck tonnage index

Monthly tonnage index down 1.1%, up year over year

| May 22, 2012

ATA's seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index reads 118.7.

Monthly tonnage index rises, up 2.7 percent from last year

| April 25, 2012

ATA's seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index rose 0.2 percent in March.

For-hire trucking index rises in February

| March 27, 2012

American Trucking Associations’ seasonally adjusted truck tonnage index increased 5.5 percent in February from a year earlier.

ATA index dips in January

| February 29, 2012

Index dropped 4 percent in January from the previous month and increased 3.6 percent from a year earlier.


Overdrive Staff | February 01, 2012

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Tonnage index surges in December

| January 24, 2012

Last year, tonnage increased 5.9 percent over the previous year, which was the biggest annual rise since 1998, according to ATA.

ATA tonnage index rises

| December 21, 2011

For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 0.3 percent in November following a revised 0.4 percent gain in October.

Freight TSI dips in October

| December 14, 2011

The index is 4 percent higher than in October 2010.

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