Border data from the Canada Border Services Agency points to a continued uptick for freight, trade from the staggering pandemic plunge, Freightwaves reports.
Posted Friday May 29, 2020 in Business
Transport Canada through its Commodity Supply Chain Table (CSCT) is inviting carriers to take a few minutes to complete a questionnaire about the challenges industry the industry is facing as a result of COVID-19
The Canadian Trucking Alliance is calling on all carriers to give feedback on how the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) could be amended to better suit their needs, whether they are currently using the program or not.
The Canadian Trucking Alliance wrote Prime Minister Trudeau and several high-ranking cabinet ministers urging them to consider amending the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) to be more inclusive of certain struggling businesses as well as other targeted relief measures to support trucking industry.
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The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has changed the day-to-day lives of truck drivers while choking off the types of affordable and healthy meal options available to them on the road, according to a coalition of trucking groups.
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CTA applauded Ottawa’s decision to provide bridge loans to large companies who have exhausted access to credit as a result of COVID-19 and is encouraged that the government will put conditions to block certain companies from using public money to fund unscrupulous operations.