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  • September productivity highest since March 2011

    October 12, 2017 11:31AM by Truck News

    COLUMBUS, Ind. – ACT’s For-Hire Trucking Index indicates that September’s productivity reading advanced at the highest level since March 2011. “Seasonally adjusted, the productivity reading of 63 was up from 61.6 in August and the 57.3 year-to-date average,” said Tim

  • U.S. truck tonnage slips in June

    July 18, 2017 1:13PM by Truck News

    ARLINGTON, Va. – For-hire truck tonnage in the U.S. slid 4.3% in June, according to the latest data from the American Trucking Associations (ATA). The loss comes on the heels of a 6.9% gain in May, and is 1.3% stronger

  • US truck tonnage drops in September

    October 18, 2016 12:06PM by Truck News

    ARLINGTON, Va. – US truck tonnage dropped 5.8% in September, according to the American Trucking Associations’ For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index. The sharp drop came on the heels of a 5% rise in August. Tonnage was down 0.7% compared to September

  • US truck tonnage up 1.5% in April

    May 20, 2014 12:07PM by Truck News

    ARLINGTON, Va. — US for-hire truck tonnage inched up 1.5% in April, representing a year-over-year gain of 4.8%. That marks the largest y-o-y gain of 2014, according to the American Trucking Associations For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index. Year-to-date, tonnage is up