January 31, 2019 - TruckingInfo.com
. Blodgett shared figures from Wards and FTR showing Class 8 retail sales for 2018 were up 31% and are forecast to be up an additional 10%
January 25, 2019 - Supply Chain 24/7
have improved noticeably for shippers in the last few months,” said Todd Tranausky, FTR vice president of rail and intermodal, in a
January 25, 2019 - Fleet Owner
have improved noticeably for shippers in the last few months," said Todd Tranausky, vice president of rail and intermodal at FTR. "The
January 25, 2019 - Food Logistics
order month – topped the historic records set in July. FTR Transportation Intelligence reported that 52,400 units were ordered in August;
January 23, 2019 - Transport Topics Online
the economy will bounce back once the partial shutdown ends. “It’s a temporary issue,” he said. In December FTR Transportation Intelligence
January 22, 2019 - Trucks.com
for the second half of 2019,” said Don Ake, vice president of commercial vehicles at FTR Transportation Intelligence. Sector Recession? An
January 17, 2019 - Fleet Owner
” said Don Ake, FTR vice president of commercial vehicles. FTR’s forecasters collect and analyze all data likely to impact freight movement
January 16, 2019 - VehicleServicePros.com
highest quarter ever with 2018 totaling 409,800 trailer orders, by far a record year. Don Ake, FTR vice president of commercial vehicles,
January 16, 2019 - Truck News
It’s official: 2018 was by far the best year ever for trailer orders. FTR reported data showing the year ended with 28,000 units ordered in
January 13, 2019 - Business Insider
insiders like Don Ake, vice president at freight-equipment research group FTR, are doubting there will be a devastating slowdown in trucking
January 11, 2019 - VehicleServicePros.com
to look deeper. Similarly, a reading well below zero on the FTR Trucking Conditions Index warns you of a problem, while readings high above
January 11, 2019 - Supply Chain 24/7
recent edition of the Trucking Conditions Index (TCI), which was recently released by freight transportation consultancy FTR showed that
January 11, 2019 - Truck News
firmer rate environment and lower diesel prices, according to the latest FTR Trucking Conditions Index. The index rebounded 2.5 points from
January 09, 2019 - Fleet Owner
sales closely for clues about the future strength of the Class 8 market.” FTR is forecasting freight growth to ease from its 2018 peak, he
January 07, 2019 - Supply Chain Management Review Blogs
home in a Tweet I saw earlier today from Jonathan Starks, COO of freight transportation consultancy FTR. Starks wrote, or Tweeted, the
January 07, 2019 - Transport Topics Online
month. Meantime, the demand remains. In December FTR Transportation Intelligence projected freight growth will start the year at more than 3
January 07, 2019 - Trailer Body Builders
the transportation equipment market, 2019 could be pretty great, too—but the party is winding down, according to the forecast FTR Associates
January 07, 2019 - VehicleServicePros.com
at the beginning of 2019. Class 8 orders for the past 12 months have now totaled 482,000 units. Don Ake, FTR vice president of commercial
January 07, 2019 - Trucks.com
now are not that relevant,” said Don Ake, vice president of commercial vehicles at FTR Transportation Intelligence. “Fleets got a jump on
January 06, 2019 - Wolf Street
-8 trucks, according to FTR data. And truck makers are still working through the large backlog. The annual capacity of truck makers in the