Trucking Industry Trends

6 Ways Low Fuel Prices Affect Carriers

Springtime freight is coming on strong, and rates are climbing. Read More

Is it Time to Grow Your Fleet?

Spot market freight surged last year… Read More

More Carriers are Starting to Broker Freight

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6 Reasons Why the HOS Rollback Won’t Restore Lost Capacity

The trucking industry celebrated a victory in December when Congress and the President approved a spending bill that… Read More

2014 DAT Readers' Choice: Trucking Regulations and Freight Rates

<p>The most popular articles of 2014 on the DAT Freight Talk focused either on trucking industry regulations or on… Read More

HOS up for Grabs?

It’s not often that trucking regulations generate debate beyond the inner-circle of those who make their living in the… Read More

Trucking is the Derek Jeter of the Supply Chain

In his 20 years as a Yankee, Derek Jeter has been a model of performance and professionalism. Read More

Port Strike Threat Adds to Supply Chain Risk

Shippers have accelerated the pace of imports from Asia, to avoid the risk of a dockworkers' strike at 29 West Coast… Read More

Port Strike Threat Adds to Supply Chain Risk

Shippers moved Asian imports through West Coast ports ahead of schedule this year… Read More

Port Strike Threat Adds to Supply Chain Risk

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New Tech Makes Weigh Station Bypass Easier

It wasn’t that long ago all phone calls were made from stationary phones hard wired in your home or office. Read More

The Road Ahead in 2014: Cheaper Fuel, More Rules

After completing a recap of 2013 in freight transportation, I looked to economists… Read More