Current news, information and trends in the commercial motor freight industry covering trucking, freight lines and carriers, logistics and classification.

Ballot proposition may weaken Port of Long Beach cargo operations

Posted 10/20 · 09:15 AM · LM Editorial
Leaders from Southern California’s goods movement industry today announced their unanimous opposition to Measure D

Pricing Across the Transportation Modes

Posted 10/14 · 10:04 AM · LM Editorial

Trucking news: Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index down 0.5 percent in September

Posted 10/14 · 08:53 AM · LM Editorial
As various economic indices, freight metrics, and trucking companies are reporting declining and stagnant volumes during the second half of the year, the most recent Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index (PCI) appears to be following suit, as the PCI declined 0.5 percent in September, following a 1.0 dip in August.

Rail/Intermodal Roundtable: Full head of steam

Posted 10/08 · 12:00 PM · LM Editorial
The nation’s railroads have pulled out of the downturn in solid fiscal shape, proving that they’ve mastered the art of cost management. To offer a comprehensive look at the new state of the rails, we’ve gathered four top analysts to share how volumes, rates, and game-changing regulation could alter how shippers manage the mode.

Special Report: Top 30 Ocean Carriers turn up the volume

Posted 10/08 · 12:00 PM · LM Editorial
Now that pricing has been restored and capacity restrained, the leading vessel operators are staging a comeback. What lessons have they learned from the recent recession and dismal earning cycles? Here’s what the top analysts are saying.

Trucking news: FTR says September Class 8 net orders up 21.6 percent over August

Posted 10/07 · 09:57 AM · LM Editorial
Preliminary data recently released this week by freight transportation forecasting firm and consultancy FTR Associates indicates that September Class 8 truck total net orders for North American OEM’s at 14,872 units are up 21.6 percent over August and 38.8 percent year-over-year.

Trucking news: Cass Freight Index is up in September

Posted 10/04 · 08:51 AM · LM Editorial
Even though the economy remains stuck in neutral, it appears that the trucking market may be gaining some sustained momentum, based on the September edition of the Cass Information Systems Freight Index.

DoJ asks shippers for help

Posted 10/01 · 08:20 AM · LM Editorial
As noted in today’s news, the U.S. Department of Justice may not be through with naming forwarders guilty of price-fixing.
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Justice Department investigation of forwarders may continue

Posted 10/01 · 08:06 AM · LM Editorial
While news that half a dozen major international freight forwarders have plead guilty to price-fixing, there may be more collateral damage to come.
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Trucking news: ATA seasonally-adjusted tonnage index down sequentially in August, up annually

Posted 09/30 · 08:08 AM · LM Editorial
Truck tonnage continued its path on an uneven road, with August volumes seeing a sequential decline for the third time in four months, according to the American Trucking Associations (ATA).

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