for-hire truck tonnage index

ATA tonnage drops in April

| May 25, 2011

April’s decline followed a revised 1.9 percent gain in March. The April figure was 4.8 percent higher than a year earlier.

ATA truck tonnage index up in 1st quarter

| April 26, 2011

For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index rose 1.7 percent in March after falling a revised 2.7 percent in February.


Overdrive Staff | April 03, 2011

Demand pushing pay higher, Charlie Daniels to perform at Super Show, FMCSA sends CSA warning letters, opposition builds against hours proposal and more industry news items are featured.

ATA index drops in February

| March 22, 2011

For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 2.9 percent after increasing a revised 3.5 percent in January 2011.

ATA tonnage index increases 3.8% in January

| February 24, 2011

Compared with January 2010, adjusted tonnage climbed 8 percent, which was the largest year-over-year increase since April 2010.


Overdrive Staff | February 01, 2011

A long-haul cross-border Mexican trucking program is proposed, Dart buys Fil-More assets, trucking groups back ATA's appeal against the Port of Los Angeles and many other industry news items are featured.

Truck tonnage rises 4.2% in December year-over-year

| January 25, 2011

ATA said the seasonally adjusted December index was the highest since September 2008.

Tonnage index dips

| December 20, 2010

Index dropped in November from October and compared with November 2009, adjusted tonnage climbed 3.9 percent.

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