TITLE

Can manufacturers keep up?

AUTHOR(S)
WEBER, RICK
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Jun2011, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the forecast of FTR Associates president Eric Starks on the truck and trailer industry. He says in 2011, trailer production will reach 180,000. He adds that regulatory activity is affecting trucking productivity. Starks claims that over the next three or four years, electronic on-board recorders is going to be a big issue. According to him, there will be a shortage of equipment and that is problematic for fleets.
ACCESSION #
62565304

 

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