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The index is 4 percent higher than in October 2010.
Owner-operators with hauls tied closely to factory output should see good demand through year-end, based on today’s report from the Institute for Supply Management.
September’s Freight TSI was 4.3 percent higher than a year earlier.
The economy’s still sputtering, but it looks like there will be lots of freight through the holidays. At least consumer goods and other cargo related to retail sales are doing well, based on recent reports.
Freight TSI remained at the second highest level since August 2008, exceeded only by March and equaled by June.
If this week’s earnings report from Landstar Systems is any indication, the rest of the year looks good for owner-operators. “I would characterize the overall second quarter freight environment as a little choppy, but moving in ...
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