ALEXANDRIA, Va.— Able Moving & Storage, headquartered in metropolitan Washington, D.C., has been named the nation’s top independent moving company for 2017 by the American Moving & Storage Association (AMSA).
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — FTR reports preliminary January North American Class 8 orders were at 47,200 units, significantly higher month-over-month at plus 28 percent and year-over-year up 116 percent.
Diesel prices Monday continued their upward climb from last week, with the national average ringing in at $3.086 a gallon, up from $3.070 the last week of January, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported.
WASHINGTON — U.S. employers added a robust 200,000 jobs in January, and wages rose at the fastest pace in more than eight years, evidence of a consistently healthy job market. The unemployment rate remained 4.1 percent, the lowest level since 2000, the Labor Department said in its monthly jobs report Friday.
National average spot truckload rates lagged for the third consecutive week, but that’s still higher than they were at any time last year, reports DAT Trendlines.