Trucking economics

2019 Trucking Industry Trends & Their Implications for 2020

We are more than halfway through the year, and many are
eagerly looking forward to what 2020 will have in store for the refrigerated
trucking industry. So, what can we expect? Factors that will have a […]

Know Your Tools – The Truckers Guide to Truck Engines

Apart from your home, your truck is probably the single most
expensive asset you will purchase. When you are buying such a big-ticket item,
it’s always a good idea to have some knowledge. Finding the best […]

By |September 19th, 2019|Trucking economics|0 Comments
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    Are You Getting Paid Enough? A Truck Driver’s Salary Guide

Are You Getting Paid Enough? A Truck Driver’s Salary Guide

A career in truck driving has many benefits: no extensive
post-secondary education required, a short training time, a good supply of
jobs, and the potential for lucrative pay are key benefits that draw people to
the industry. […]

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    What the Economic Outlook of the Trucking Industry Predicts for 2018 and Beyond

What the Economic Outlook of the Trucking Industry Predicts for 2018 and Beyond

Welcome to 2018! The final weeks of 2017 saw record rates, due to the all familiar urgency to move freight before the year’s end. DAT Trendlines reports that weather and tight capacity due to […]

Regulatory Check In – what to expect for the end of 2015

As we near the end of 2015, there are still various regulations that are pending publication or are expected to published before year’s end. One key rule that is top of mind in the […]

What carriers need to know about Phase 2 of the Greenhouse Gas and Fuel Economy Regulations

Three months ago, the Environmental protection agency (EPA) and the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) introduced their joint proposed nationwide Phase 2 greenhouse gas and fuel economy regulations. This week, industry experts spoke […]

By |September 24th, 2015|CARB, Trucking economics|0 Comments
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    Regulatory Check In – What is on the Horizon in the Trucking Industry

Regulatory Check In – What is on the Horizon in the Trucking Industry

When it comes to regulations in the trucking industry, this has been the summer of uncertainty. There are quite a few proposed regulations that are still up in the air, and it can be […]

5 Hot Capacity Crunch Topics on the Horizon

Everywhere you turn, the industry is talking about the “Capacity Crunch.” The effects of this trucking industry phenomenon will be felt short-term and long-term, as there are many issues that are contributing to the […]