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FTR’s March Shippers Condition Index reflects continuing tough environment for shippers

FTR’s March Shippers Condition Index reflects continuing tough environment for shippers

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — The March Shippers Conditions Index reading from FTR released Thursday remained in double digit negative territory at -10.5 reflecting the continued tough environment facing shippers.

ATA tonnage index increases 2.2 percent

ATA tonnage index increases 2.2 percent

ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 2.2 percent in April after easing 1 percent in March.

HELP brings PrePass to 8 new locations around U.S.

HELP brings PrePass to 8 new locations around U.S.

PHOENIX — PrePass-approved trucks will soon receive the green light to bypass weigh stations in a number of new locations, according to HELP Inc., the nonprofit provider of PrePass.

Class 8 truck sales drop 2.2% in April but still 'very strong'

Class 8 truck sales drop 2.2% in April but still 'very strong'

Class 8 truck sales in the United States dropped 2.2 percent from March to April, but remain very, very strong for the year, according to data provided by WardsAuto.

Smokey Point Distributing initiates $65,000 salary for its flatbedders

Smokey Point Distributing initiates $65,000 salary for its flatbedders

ARLINGTON, Wash. — Smokey Point Distributing (SPD) has announced an over-the-road salary pay program for its over-the-road flatbed drivers.

FTR’s TCI drops in March, remains carrier-friendly

FTR’s TCI drops in March, remains carrier-friendly

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — FTR’s Trucking Conditions Index for March dropped from the previous month of 15.41 to a reading of 10.30, FTR said.

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