March 17, 2017 — Total intermodal volumes have grown by 1.3 percent YTD as of February. This compares to a 4.3 percent volume increase for the month of January and a 1.8 percent decline in February volumes. For more information on subscribing to IANA’s IMTS, click here.
March 9, 2017 — The Congressionally-mandated FMCSA study found no significant safety benefits resulting from the two “off-duty” periods of 1—5 a.m. and the once-a-week hours-of-service restart provisions; meaning the current restart rule remains in effect. See the report to Congress here.
February 22, 2017 — The ITC made a negative determination in the anti-dumping and countervailing duty investigations of truck and bus tires from China; the DOC will not issue anti-dumping and countervailing duty orders on these imports. Read the press release here.