Trucking Logistics

By many accounts, the U.S. is in a freight recession. So why are regional less-than-truckload carriers building terminals, expanding into new territories and adding customers?

Higher U.S. diesel prices and fuel surcharges may threaten transportation savings.

Freight costing "is a huge challenge," Estes Express Lines' chief operating officer told a technology conference.

The government of India is looking to automate gate transactions at the country's major ports.

A rule change that enters force September 1 in Russia threatens shippers and foreign over-the-road transportation companies with increased costs.

Estes Express will roll out Estes Final Mile by the end of 2016, as e-commerce grows and traditional freight markets stagnate.

Trucking, shipping interests attack use of data they call flawed in proposed motor carrier ratings.

Fulfilling orders from supplier warehouses are likely to shift freight patterns and increase home-delivery demand.

Despite "positive" economic indicators, freight volumes seem stuck at a "standstill."

Container lines and U.S. ports have asked the U.S. maritime regulator for permission to get together to craft a common strategy for dealing with SOLAS.