Trucking Industry Trends

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

Bond Fallout Could Mean One-Third Fewer Brokers in 2014

The FMCSA has revoked the operating authority of 8,180 brokers since Dec. Read More

2013 in the Rear-View Mirror: Slow Growth Postpones Capacity Woes

View 2013 Year in Review Infographic The hot topics in 2013 were expressed in acronyms: MAP-21… Read More

$75,000 Broker Bond Update

The vast majority of brokers using DAT load boards are compliant with the new regulations that require brokers to have a $75… Read More

Industry Replaces Government Reports During Shutdown

The government appears poised to return to full capacity… Read More