4 Things Small Carrier Companies Need to Do to Survive 2019's Freight Market

Posted by Roger Tuchfarber on Jul 1, 2019 10:30:09 AM

An article recently published by FreightWaves regarding the conditions carrier companies will face in 2019 may have smaller carrier companies worried about what their future holds. The freight market is currently characterized by terms like “driver shortage” and “capacity glut,” meaning some carriers are left with trucks that don’t have anything to transport.

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Topics: Transportation Industry, Economy

Stay Current on Economic Policy Changes to Keep Your Trucks Moving

Posted by Aaron Young on Jun 27, 2019 10:06:09 AM

We’re in the midst of tomato season! But for carriers who typically transport produce, the red, juicy fruit might not be as frequent of a passenger on your trucks this summer. Why? Much of it has to do with a new economic policy the U.S. has implemented regarding tomatoes from Mexico. 

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Topics: Economy

How Staying Networked Can Help You Prepare for Changes in the Economy

Posted by Pete Ventura on Jun 19, 2019 9:33:19 AM

The trade war between the United States and China is a hot topic. If the current U.S. administration ends up finalizing a tariff increase on Chinese imports, there could be a drastic change in the global economy. In fact, experts are predicting that there would be a $600 billion decrease in GDP within two years.

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Topics: Partnerships & Networking, Economy, Logistics Industry


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