April 24, 2019 - Overdrive Magazine
freight volume and the rate environment for carriers, FTR says. The index in recent months has moved to a more neutral position, where FTR
April 23, 2019 - Logistics Management
The most recent edition of the Trucking Conditions Index (TCI) from freight transportation consultancy FTR turned in its lowest reading
April 23, 2019 - Commercial Carrier Journal
freight volume and the rate environment for carriers, FTR says. The index in recent months has moved to a more neutral position, where FTR
April 22, 2019 - Commercial Carrier Journal
. That’s not the case at all,” adds Eric Starks, chairman and CEO, FTR Transportation Intelligence. “If you can manufacture with it, you
April 22, 2019 - Fleet Owner
linked to freight volume are generally weaker entering the new year and the rate environment in trucking continues to soften. FTR projects
April 17, 2019 - Transport Topics Online
loans to trucking startups. FTR Intelligence, a Bloomington, Ind.-based research firm that tracks changes in freight volume, rates, capacity
April 15, 2019 - TruckingInfo.com
Trailer orders were down in March, falling to the lowest level since late 2016, according reports from analysts at FTR and ACT Research.
April 15, 2019 - Trailer Body Builders
include an economic overview focused on freight and the semi-trailer industry delivered by Eric Starks FTR chairman and CEO. Next, a panel
April 15, 2019 - Transport Topics Online
vice president of ACT Research, told Transport Topics. Don Ake, vice president of commercial vehicles for FTR, agreed. “We were waiting for
April 15, 2019 - Commercial Carrier Journal
so far in 2019, and are at unreasonable levels,” says Don Ake, FTR vice president of commercial vehicles. “Fleets still need more trailers,
April 09, 2019 - Commercial Carrier Journal
. FTR forecasts the index to move into more neutral territory as 2019 progresses. “While we don’t anticipate truly negative trucking
April 04, 2019 - Satoshi Nakamoto Blog
been a nightmare for shippers last year (data via FTR): So the trucking industry is letting off some air pressure. Shippers are breathing a
April 04, 2019 - Wolf Street
been a nightmare for shippers last year (data via FTR): So the trucking industry is letting off some air pressure. Shippers are breathing a
April 03, 2019 - Fleet Owner
down 67% year-over-year. Class 8 orders for the past 12 months have now totaled 397,000 units, according to FTR. ACT Research is tracking
April 03, 2019 - Moneycontrol
to the corresponding month last year, FTR Transportation Intelligence said. In March 2018, Class 8 truck orders stood at 46,248 units. On
April 03, 2019 - The Wall Street Journal
as they look at 2020,” said Jonathan Starks, chief intelligence officer at research group FTR. FTR said it measured 15,200 orders for
March 27, 2019 - Commercial Carrier Journal
measured by FTR’s monthly Shippers Conditions Index, reflected a balanced freight market in January between shippers and carriers, FTR says.
March 27, 2019 - Morningstar
of that test in California." Quotable from Todd Tranausky, VP for rail and intermodal at FTR: "Railroads started out really well in
March 27, 2019 - Supply Chain Management Review
Shippers Conditions Index (SCI) from freight transportation consultancy FTR showed continued growth, albeit at a slightly lower level. FTR
March 26, 2019 - FreightWaves
of that test in California.” Quotable from Todd Tranausky, VP for rail and intermodal at FTR: “Railroads started out really well in