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What is the state of trailer order and build activity?

Posted by Don Ake on Feb 22, 2022 9:26:47 AM

Don Ake discusses trailer orders and how those orders are reflected in production.

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Tags: Economy, trucking, Freight, supply chain, Class 8, orders, outlook, build levels

What is the state of heavy truck order and build activity?

Posted by Don Ake on Feb 17, 2022 10:11:30 AM

Don Ake discusses the disparity between Class 8 orders and build levels.

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Tags: Economy, trucking, Freight, supply chain, Class 8, orders, outlook, build levels

How is the supply chain situation progressing?

Posted by Don Ake on Feb 16, 2022 10:03:13 AM

Don Ake takes a look at the conditions affecting the supply chain and shows which areas are improving and which aren't.

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Tags: Economy, trucking, Freight, supply chain, outlook, transportation, microchips

What is the current truck freight outlook?

Posted by Don Ake on Feb 15, 2022 12:14:22 PM

Don Ake discusses the future of truck freight.

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Tags: Economy, trucking, Freight, Truck Freight, outlook, transportation, freight growth

What is the outlook for GDP and GDP Goods Transport?

Posted by Don Ake on Feb 9, 2022 9:29:16 PM

Avery Vise looks at the stream of new for-hire trucking companies over the last couple of years.

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Tags: Economy, trucking, Freight, GDP, outlook, transportation

What is the state of Class 8 and trailer backlogs?

Posted by Don Ake on Jan 26, 2022 11:14:23 AM

Don Ake covers current and record backlogs regarding the heavy truck and trailer segments.

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Tags: Freight, Class 8, orders, trailers, outlook, transportation, OEMs, build levels

How do Class 8 orders compare to build levels?

Posted by Don Ake on Jan 25, 2022 10:46:00 AM

Don Ake compares heavy truck orders and build levels and analyses the disparities.

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Tags: Freight, Class 8, orders, trailers, outlook, transportation, build levels

How is pent-up demand affecting the Class 8 and trailer sectors?

Posted by Don Ake on Jan 17, 2022 9:18:41 AM

Don Ake tracks pent-up demand regarding the Class 8 and trailer transportation sectors.

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Tags: Freight, intermodal, Rail, Demand, Class 8, trailers, outlook, transportation

What is the state of Class 8 build levels?

Posted by Don Ake on Dec 22, 2021 9:56:52 AM

Don Ake discusses heavy truck build levels and retail sales.

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Tags: Economy, trucking, Class 8, outlook, transportation, build levels, economic

What is the state of Class 8 orders?

Posted by Don Ake on Dec 21, 2021 12:51:18 PM

Don Ake discusses the backlog and outlook for Class 8.

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Tags: Economy, trucking, Class 8, orders, outlook, transportation, economic

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