FTR Trucking Conditions Index decreases slightly in May 2009

August 2009
Trailer / Body Builders;Aug2009, Vol. 50 Issue 10, p7
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The article states that according to the June 2009 issue of the Freight Transportation Research (FTR) Publication "The Trucker's Dashboard", the FTR Trucking Conditions Index declined by two points in May 2009 giving it a rating of -22. The rating which is considerably below the neutral reading of 0 shows how the industry remains in a negative region which conveys the effects of continued overcapacity in the trucking industry.


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