War in Iraq dominated the national headlines in 2003, reality TV mushroomed, the economy improved slightly and the Cubs lost the pennant (again). Trucking, too, had its share of ups and downs:
As we head into 2004, experts predict that increases in capital spending, retail sales and manufacturing will improve freight volumes. But since economic predictions can be about as accurate as weather forecasts, your best bet is to watch your costs closely and stay informed.
Happy Holidays and best wishes for a happy – and profitable – 2004.