After a ten-week run of increases, the national average price per gallon of diesel fell again this week for the second straight week, according to data issued by the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA).
The pricing train for truckload and intermodal freight movements continues to accelerate at a rapid clip, according to data in the most recent editions of the Truckload Linehaul Index and Intermodal Index from Cass Information Systems and Broughton Capital.
There’s a national labor crisis in full effect, and it’s getting harder and harder for companies to ignore. Today’s organizations face unprecedented workforce management challenges.
The ATA reported this week in its quarterly Trucking Activity Report that the annualized turnover rate for large truckload carriers or fleets with more than $30 million in annual revenue, increased 6% to 94% in the first quarter of 2018. This marks a 20% annual increase.