The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its November 2019 booked orders decreased 10.6% when compared to November 2018 orders. November 2019 booked orders when compared to October 2019 booked orders were down 35.8%. November booked orders were down 29.0% for bulk handling equipment and down 38.4% for unit handling equipment when compared to
The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association reported that its October 2019 booked orders increased 17.2% when compared to October 2018 orders. October 2019 booked orders when compared to September 2019 booked orders were down 40.2%. October booked orders were up 20.0% for bulk handling equipment and down 49.4% for unit handling equipment when compared to September.
Truckload and intermodal pricing for freight movements were mixed in October, according to data in the most recent editions of the Truckload Linehaul Index and Intermodal Price Index from Cass Information Systems and Broughton Capital. This pricing data is part of the Cass Truckload Linehaul Index and the Cass Intermodal Linehaul Index, which were both created in
October truck tonnage volumes, which were issued today by the American Trucking Associations (ATA), were mixed. The ATA’s advanced seasonally-adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index for October, at 118.1 (2015=100), fell 0.3% off of September’s 118.5 reading, which was upwardly revised from an initial reading of 117.6. Compared to October 2018, the SA reading was
Data recently issued by Portland, Oregon-based freight marketplace platform and information provider DAT, a subsidiary of Roper Technologies, for the month of October, in its DAT Truckload Volume Index, pointed to the highest number of spot market loads in any month going back to January 2015. The DAT Truckload Volume Index reflects the change in the