December 11, 2019 - Overdrive Magazine
to move the market in meaningful anyway,” says Avery Vise, vice president of trucking at FTR. “The general...
December 10, 2019 - Trailer Body Builders
just what is happening in the next quarter.” FTR Chairman & CEO Eric Starks then delivered an industry economic...
December 10, 2019 - Truck News
Index. Freight demand drove the improvement, with housing numbers strengthening. The industrial economy remained...
December 09, 2019 - FXstreet.com
down 21% from October. Don Ake, FTR vice president of commercial vehicles commented: "The stalling of freight...
December 04, 2019 - The Wall Street Journal
ordered 17,300 Class 8 trucks, the big rigs used in highway transport, according to a preliminary estimate from industry data...
December 03, 2019 - Fleet Owner
since May, reflecting a relatively weak environment for carriers. However, FTR does not forecast any further...
November 27, 2019 - Transport Topics Online
have remained strong, according to Don Ake, vice president of commercial vehicles for FTR, a...
November 26, 2019 - Transport Topics Online
with demand at our manufacturing facilities.” According to data from FTR Transportation Intelligence, heavy-duty truck...
November 25, 2019 - MSN.com
orders of big rigs. According to the most recent data from FTR Transportation Intelligence, October orders of heavy-duty...
November 25, 2019 - Business Insider
orders of big rigs. According to the most recent data from FTR Transportation Intelligence, October orders of heavy-duty...
November 22, 2019 - Logistics Management
consultancy FTR reported this week that the most recent edition of its Shippers Conditions Index (SCI) remained...
November 21, 2019 - Truck News
. While fuel pricing rose, freight volumes, capacity utilization and logistics cost factors all favored...
November 20, 2019 - Overdrive Magazine
monthly State of Freight webinar, economists Eric Starks and Bill Witte from FTR last week cited decelerations...
November 18, 2019 - Trailer Body Builders
to happen, but there is the potential.” Class 8 The FTR Class 8 forecast hinges on several of the...
November 18, 2019 - Trailer Body Builders
and there’s a reduction in freight. So, reflecting the slow growth in the freight economy, the FTR...
November 18, 2019 - TruckingInfo.com
little growth expected in freight volume and no growth expected in active capacity,” said Avery Vise, vice...
November 18, 2019 - Fleet News Daily
, FTR does not forecast any further eroding of the TCI with an expected near-neutral measure through the first half of...
November 18, 2019 - Transport Topics Online
period — as total retail sales increased 3.4%. FTR pegged preliminary trailer orders at 31,800. “There still is plenty of...
November 18, 2019 - Benzinga
2020, showing they have confidence in the freight markets going into next year," said Don Ake, FTR vice...
November 18, 2019 - Commercial Carrier Journal
orders for 2020, which FTR Vice President of Commercial Vehicles Don Ake said reflects “confidence in the...