Truck News

News

Number of US trailers to grow

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Freight transportation forecasting company FTR expects there to be more trailers in the US this year.


BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Freight transportation forecasting company FTR expects there to be more trailers in the US this year.

FTR’s overall 2014 forecast is for 240,000 units—an increase of 2.2% over 2013 totals.

Broken down by trailer type, FTR predicts the numbers of dry vans to be up 2% from last year, while reefer van numbers will remain flat.

FTR also expects flatbeds, dumps and low beds numbers to increase as the construction and manufacturing industries grow.


Truck News

Truck News

Truck News is Canada's leading trucking newspaper - news and information for trucking companies, owner/operators, truck drivers and logistics professionals working in the Canadian trucking industry.
All posts by

Print this page
Related Articles
TruckNews
TodaysTrucking


Have your say:

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*