FTR reports that preliminary North American Class 8 orders for July hit an all-time high of 52,250 units, just surpassing the previous record of 52,194 orders in March 2006.
Market conditions for trucking companies, based on metrics like fuel prices, freight demand and capacity, continues to reflect a strong environment for carriers, according to FTR’s Trucking Conditions Index.
Posted Tuesday May 22, 2018 in Business
While the North American Freight market will remain strong for the rest of 2018, uncertainty in domestic and global areas could make the outlook for 2019 murky, says FTR chairman and CEO Eric Starks.
3D printing might not capture headlines like other potential disruptive technologies but could have the most significant impact on the manufacturing, logistics and trucking industries,