Transportation markets have gone through remarkable swings over the last few years – and again in just the last few months. Yet, many of the driving forces remain unchanged. Consumers are still spending at a high level. Supply chains are still being impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. Rail traffic keeps slogging along as if nothing has even happened. Hear directly from the FTR experts on what the data is telling us about market conditions and what to keep an eye on as we approach the traditional peak shipping season.
Join Eric Starks, Avery Vise, and Todd Tranausky as they explore these key topics and more:
What the spot market is – and isn’t – telling us about trucking?
How active trucking capacity has recovered - and shifted - and why it matters?
The latest on California’s AB 5 law and what it means for truck freight?
What easing lockdowns in China mean for international goods demand and its impact on transportation markets?
Port conditions are primed for change, but will things be better or worse?
Will STB involvement in the contentious rail service issue help?