trucking freight

Future for trucking bright? ATA predicts so

| July 22, 2014

Trucking will see continued growth both in freight and revenue in the next 10 years, according to the American Trucking Associations' U.S. Freight Transportation Forecast to 2025.

Monthly freight index up 1.9 percent

| September 13, 2012

The amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry rose 0.1 percent in July from June, rising after a one-month decline.

Freight index up 8.4 percent

| September 12, 2012

The index outpaced August 2011 volume by 8.4 percent, the sixth time in 2012 that volume has exceeded prior-year levels.

Monthly tonnage index up year over year 4.1%

| August 21, 2012

ATA's advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index was unchanged in July after increasing 1.1 percent in June.

Monthly freight index down in June, up year over year

| August 09, 2012

The amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry fell 0.1 percent in June from May.

Monthly tonnage down 0.7% in May, year-over-year up 4.1%

| June 19, 2012

The ATA's seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 0.7 percent in May.

Freight index down in March

| May 10, 2012

The amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry fell 0.8 percent in March from February, declining after a one-month increase.

Shippers Conditions Index drops to -5.6 in February

| April 19, 2012

FTR Associates' Shippers Conditions Index fell from January, but rose year over year.

Editor's Picks

Stay Connected

Sign up to get Overdrive's daily newsletter.