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.
COLUMBUS, Ind. — Total Class 8 used truck sales fell 9 percent year-over-year in December, but were down just 1 percent for full-year 2017 compared to 2016, according to the latest release of the State of the Industry: U.S. Classes 3-8 Used Trucks, published by ACT Research.
The U.S. and its North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) partners transported $100.6 billion worth of freight in November 2017, more than was recorded for the same month in 2016.
COLUMBUS, Ind. — The year closed on an extremely strong note in terms of trailer orders with 45,700 net orders posted to the backlog, according to ACT Research.