Several moves ahead

Reine, Max
March 2009
Overdrive;Mar2009, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p7
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the impact of the economic downturn on the freight industry in the U.S. According to the author, during January 2009, the industry have cut almost 25,000 jobs, with more than 106,100 since 2007. He mentions two-truck fleet owner Henry Albert, the publication's 2007 Trucker of the Year, who said that the amount of freight available is declining at the same rate as trucking companies.


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