TITLE

Transportation Costs Trending Down In 2007

AUTHOR(S)
Blanchard, David
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Industry Week/IW;Jan2007, Vol. 256 Issue 1, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the slow growth of the cost of shipping goods by truck according to a Freight Pulse survey conducted by Morgan Stanley. The survey indicates softer demand in the marketplace for motor carriers based on feedback from companies using various modes of transportation to move their freight. Railroad rates are projected to rise by 6.4%. Respondents rated the current state of the economy at 6.7 on a 1 to 10 scale.
ACCESSION #
23715175

 

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