Oil prices will continue to face upward pressure, and—perhaps even more importantly—oil prices will become even more sensitive to geopolitical disruptions. Oil and Gas Trends 2018, Energy Prices 2018, Supply Chain Fuel rates, Trucking Fuel
The index ISM uses to measure non-manufacturing growth—known as the NMI–dropped 2.0% to 56.8 (a reading above 50 indicates growth) in April. The April NMI is 0.08% below the 12-month average of 56.8.
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Everywhere you look, the last mile delivery market seems to be heating up. And a report published by Reuters yesterday could be labeled as the latest example of that. The report indicated that UPS is currently in talks with Omaha, Nebraska-based truckload and logistics services provider Werner Enterprises to “launch launch an in-home delivery service…Details
Rail carloads in April headed up 3.3%, or 34,020 carloads, to 1,051,026 carloads, compared to April 2017, and intermodal containers and trailers increased by 5.1%, or 103,650 units, to 2,150,026.
YRC reported consolidated operating revenue for first quarter of $1.215 billion and a consolidated operating loss of $4.3 million, which included a $3.2 million loss on property disposals. By comparison, YRC’s 2017 first quarter included operating revenue of $1.171 billion and $300,000 consolidated operating income, which included a $2.7 million loss on property disposals.
Companies of all sizes—and across all industries—are taking that careful “look” at their logistics operations and realizing that a digital freight marketplace is the perfect solution.
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First quarter revenue was up 18.4% annually to $4.19 billion, and quarterly net income came in at $66.9 million, or $0.50 per share, which was ahead of net income of $19.5 million, or $0.16 per share a year ago and also ahead of Wall Street expectations by 7%.
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