The amount of freight hauled by the trucking industry dropped slightly in September after logging a significant gain the previous month, the American Trucking Associations said Tuesday.
A driver shortage tops implementation of the federal ELD mandate as the biggest trucking industry issue, said the American Transportation Research Institute.
Fast-growing DAT Solutions builds trucking industry data business by collecting information from 65,000 freight lanes and $33 billion in invoices.
A big US Xpress order for International trucks from Navistar is an example of how the Class 8 vehicle market is poised for growth.
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett's purchase of a large stake in truck stop operator Pilot Flying J and his plans to eventually take control of the business look like a contrarian bet.
California is preparing to open its adult-use cannabis market, but it has yet to release rules for transportation and distribution.
Pilot Flying J, the largest truck-stop operator, will be acquired in stages by Berkshire Hathaway, as CEO Warren Buffett seeks a new growth play.