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Truck Tonnage Index Posts Largest Annual Gain in 13 Years

ARLINGTON, Va, Jan. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index jumped 6.8% in December after rising 0.3% in November 2011.  The latest gain put the SA index at 124.5 (2000=100) in December, up from the November level of 116.6. For all of 2011, tonnage rose 5.9% over the […]

Truck Tonnage Index Fell 1.3% in July

ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American Trucking Associations’ advance seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 1.3% in July after rising a revised 2.6% in June 2011. June’s increase was slightly less than the 2.8% ATA reported on July 26, 2011.  The latest pullback put the SA index at 114 (2000=100) in July, down from […]