Trucking Logistics

SLIDE SHOW: Wind power shipments have emerged as one of the key growth sectors in breakbulk and project cargo shipping.

The slight year-over-year drop in quarterly revenue was the first for ODFL since 2009.

Looking beyond the broader market, Hub Group sees share gain, more volume ahead.

Broker benefits from lower costs, but lower rates take a bite out of truckload revenue.

Rate cuts by the Russian rail monopoly RZD have made trucking uncompetitive with rail on some key routes, boosting the market share of the latter.
Russia’s container trade continues to rebound, sparking an intense competition between truckers and railroads.

US trucking industry pioneer built one of the largest LTL carriers, now UPS Freight.

TransForce's package division increased sales 6 percent, but its trucking business struggled in the second quarter.

Like competitor Swift Transportation, Werner is reducing its fleet capacity.
The fifth-largest U.S. truckload carrier is cutting some shippers loose as they seek deep rate cuts in a soft market.

The acquisition by REZ shows the growing importance of digital platforms in the chassis market.
Direct ChassisLink's acquisition this week of a technology company will broaden the intermodal equipment manager’s ability to manage assets.

Swift Transportation's efforts to control capacity weren't enough to stave off a decline in earnings.