Economic recovery begins; truck freight growth lags

December 2009
Trailer / Body Builders;Dec2009, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p5
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The article discusses the key aspects of "The North American Commercial Truck and Trailer Outlook" issued by transportation industry forecast company FTR Associates. It highlights the company's warning that any significant freight growth is unlikely until 2010 despite indications that the recovery of the economy has started. Increased orders for equipment is expected in late 2010 while a drag on equipment sales will be experienced in 2010 and possibly into 2011.


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