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Green Future of Freight

Green Future of Freight [Infographic]

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January 31, 2017 Green Freight, Trucking Industry Statistics
freight moved by rail

7 Key Freight Transportation Trend Predictions for 2016

1. More freight will move by rail Long-haul rail rates for freight (less than and full truckload) offer cost savings of up to 60%, and reduce CO2 emissions by up to 66%. Look for more companies to offer seamless door [...]

January 1, 2016 About Freight Shipping, Trucking Industry Statistics, Welcome to Freightera Blog
Interesting facts about truck transportation

Bright Future for American Truckers and Freight Brokers – Infographic

Don’t you love infographics? American truckers and freight brokers have many good reasons to be optimistic about their future according to this great one by JW Surety Bonds. Trucking is an impressive $790 billion industry. 82% of all goods in the [...]

October 17, 2014 About Freight Shipping, Trucking Industry Statistics, Welcome to Freightera Blog

New Fuel-Economy Standards for Trucking Industry Set For 2016

New Fuel-Economy Standards for Trucking Industry Set For 2016 The call for tougher fuel-economy standards is part of Obama’s climate change strategy that is set for implementation by March 2016. Environmental groups welcome the move, saying, “Strong heavy truck efficiency [...]

September 2, 2014 Technology & Innovation, Trucking Industry Statistics

6 Facts and Figures of the Canadian Trucking Industry

Canada’s economic strength relies heavily on an efficient, safe, secure and sustainable freight transportation system. Whether it’s moving a load from one end of the Canada to the other or cross-border trucking from Canada into the US, the system must [...]

August 29, 2014 Trucking Industry Statistics
Flags of US and Canada

Trucking Statistics and the Importance of the Trucking Industry in US and Canada

It’s a common sight to see commercial trucks on the roads.  In the US alone, there are an estimated 3.5 million truck drivers that, each day, make their way across the country connecting borders, shipping consumer goods. The trucking industry [...]

July 18, 2014 Trucking Industry Statistics
Shipper in warehouse

Trucking Industry Forecast for Growth Into 2014

Act Research Company (ACT), an analysis and forecasting firm, has corrected its long-term forecast for the commercial freight industry as it sees stronger consumer demands. “The cycle peak in 2013 has been adjusted downward with stronger demand now stretching through [...]

July 18, 2014 Trucking Industry Statistics