We have passed the halfway point of 2016 while weathering the global economic roller coaster in the beginning of the year. Taking a look back, we have seen some changes in regard to freight transportation and consumer spending. While we have to take into account that market conditions ebb and flow based on the season and customer buying trends, there is consistent data showing some interesting trends that need to be monitored in the coming months, from the significant increase in the amount of freight shipped to the decline of growth in the trucking industry.
Freight Shipping Starting to Warm Up This Summer
Something to take note of regarding the economic market is that there have been employment and wage increases across the country, although things can change from one month to the next and make it feel like a ball bobbing up and down in the water. Read More