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News & Analysis

30 Jun 2016
Frustrated by a slow-growth economy, low freight demand and tighter regulatory controls, trucking providers are looking for new opportunities, often in last-mile logistics.
22 Jun 2016
"Hauliers and shippers run the risk of being punished for infringement of rules they could not properly prepare for,” the European Shippers' Council said.
21 Jun 2016
Inventory destocking is likely under way, but the process will probably be slow.
21 Jun 2016
Shipment volumes climbed in May, but not enough to pull transport providers out of a deep year-over-year hole.
20 Jun 2016
U.S. regulators are taking further steps toward a rulemaking on the detention of truck drivers by shippers and their customers.
20 Jun 2016
Trucking firms in Russia are consolidating and expanding their services in a bid to remain competitive with containerized rail transportation.
14 Jun 2016
Canadian freight operator Manitoulin Global Forwarding added temperature-controlled trucking to its portfolio.
07 Jun 2016
The spring freight bounce fell flat for the Phoenix-based trucking company.
The Detroit Ambassador Bridge connecting Windsor, Canada and Detroit.
07 Jun 2016
At the U.S.-Canadian border, rising truck volumes are a welcome sign of economic improvement. But an 8 percent increase in truck crossings in Detroit in the first quarter also raises concerns about the speed and fluidity of cross-border freight traffic.
02 Jun 2016
Schneider acquires two companies.