IT'S TRUMP's TIME * USA - "U.S. economy will grow and trucking will grow with it"
* Indiana - Trucking in Trump's America: Too early to tell
--- Long term, Donald Trump could possibly try to rework regulations that affect the trucking business. But it's too early to know. Short term, the American economy will continue to grow and, as Jonathan Starks, chief operating officer at transportation analysts FTR put it, "trucking will grow slowly with it” ... Starks comments came as part of FTR's Tuesday announcement that recent stats show that the industry is in for tightening capacity and higher rates in 2017... Every month, FTR issues a measuring stick of the industry called "Trucking Conditions Index (TCI)," and for September, TCI was at 5.47, a modest retreat from August...
(Image: Trucks on highway) -- Bloomington, IND, USA - Today's Trucking - 22 Nov 2016
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