shippers condition index

FTR shipper index unchanged

| October 13, 2011

FTR is forecasting a tighter, more negative environment for shippers beginning in the fourth quarter.

FTR: Shippers index falls

| September 23, 2011

The deterioration reflects the current trucking situation in which demand has matched available fleet capacity.

FTR: Shippers’ lot improves

| June 15, 2011

FTR says the healthier environment for shippers is due to a slowdown in freight demand growth.

FTR shipper index tightens

| May 16, 2011

Shippers’ Condition Index fell significantly in April, reflecting tightening capacity and accelerating transport costs.

FTR shipping index tightens

| April 14, 2011

The short-term forecast for continued deterioration of the index as the outlook for capacity shortages worsens.

Shippers’ outlook worsens

| February 16, 2011

FTR Associates said it has lowered its Shippers Condition Index to reflect tightening carrier capacity.

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