New regulations will increase truck cost, owner-operator pay expected to rise, natural gas trucks catching on and other industry news items are featured.
Driver data could go public, U.S. and Mexico sign trucking deal, broker regulatory bill reintroduced and other industry news items are featured.
Trade with Canada and Mexico was 15.7 percent higher in May than in May 2010.
Owner-operator pay to rise, researcher trashes hour studies, Shell selects SuperRigs trucks, groups push for safer trucks and many more industry news items are featured.
Surface transportation trade among the United States, Canada and Mexico rose 12.1 percent from year earlier.
Surface transportation trade increased 15.6 percent over March 2010 to $80.8 billion.
CSA rankings, a weight pilot program, use of heavier trucks and a new hours rule proposal are among the industry news items featured.
Trade between the United States and Canada and Mexico in July increased 18.8 percent over July 2009.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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