Looking into crystal ball

Weber, Rick
January 2010
Trailer / Body Builders;Jan2010, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p16
Trade Publication
The article presents opinions regarding the outlook in 2010 for the trucking industry from some industry leaders. Dick Bowling of TTMA sees an increase in trailer production and predicts technological advances will focus on anti lock brakes and electronic stability control. Gene Kohler of Kranz Body Company considers the life cycle of equipment being extended that lower replacement purchases as one of the major negative trends that will impact the industry while Jim Carney of NTEA thinks that there will be more government regulation on clean fuels.


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