TransCore said its North American Freight Index for October increased 69 percent year-over-year in spot market freight availability.
TransCore's spot freight index reached the highest level for the month since 2005.
Spot market freight availability in August increased 75 percent over August 2009.
Truck electrification services are spreading, FMCSA seeks better reporting of convictions, Arrow foresees used truck shortage, the hours rule proposal is advanced and more industry issues are featured.
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