Truck orders jump to year’s high

Preliminary data for Class 8 truck sales in North America shows the highest level of net orders since the start of the year — 23,200 units — on both an actual and seasonally adjusted scale, according to industry research firm ACT Research - By CCJ   Read more

ATA releases analysis of driver shortage

The American Trucking Associations has released a paper concluding that the driver shortage the industry is experiencing now — about a 20,000- to 25,000-person shortage — could jump to as high as 239,000 in just 10 years, with the bulk of them coming in the long-haul, truckload sector.  - From CCJ Read more