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EIA Plans July 7 Release of Diesel Prices to End Three-Week Delay

4 hours 27 min ago
The U.S. Energy Information Administration plans to release diesel prices July 7 after a three-week delay caused by a network problem, the agency announced July 6.

Price of a Postage Stamp Set to Increase July 10

7 hours 16 min ago
The U.S. Post Office will raise the price of a First Class Forever Stamp by 2 cents, from 58 cents to 60 cents, starting July 10.

Clarience Technologies Acquires P.S.I.

7 hours 30 min ago
The deal for the provider of automatic tire inflation systems extends Clarience's string of recent acquisitions.

Stakeholders to White House: Extend ‘Buy America’ Rules Waiver

9 hours 7 min ago
Nearly 50 transportation groups are asking the Biden administration to extend a waiver for certain requirements for products and materials associated with infrastructure construction projects.

The Next Frontier for Drones: Out of Sight

9 hours 55 min ago
REMINGTON, Va. — For years, there’s been a cardinal rule for flying civilian drones: Keep them within your line of sight. Not just because it’s a good idea — it’s also the law.

ATA’s Costello Puts Chances of a Recession in 2023 at 50-50

10 hours 38 min ago
Economic conditions in the country and in trucking remain relatively strong, but American Trucking Associations Chief Economist Bob Costello said he has concerns about early 2023 and puts the chance of a recession in the first quarter of the year at 50-50.

West Coast Dockworkers Still Talking After Contract Expired

11 hours 20 min ago
LOS ANGELES — A contract between shipping companies and 22,000 West Coast dockworkers expired over the weekend. But both sides continued to talk and said they want to avoid a strike that could savage an economy already stressed by soaring inflation and supply chain woes.

States Adopt Digital License Plates for CMVs

11 hours 35 min ago
Digital license plates are a reality for heavy trucks in California and Arizona as Texas becomes the latest to adopt this innovative technology, but only for some commercial vehicle fleets.

Amazon Will Take Stake in Grubhub, Offer Prime Users Membership

11 hours 47 min ago
Just Eat NV’s shares jumped the most in almost four years after Inc. agreed to take a stake in its Grubhub business.

Walmart Announces New Charges for Suppliers

12 hours 22 min ago
Walmart Inc. is hitting some suppliers with two new charges as it struggles to soften the blow of surging transportation costs.

NHTSA Announces Canadian Rear Underride Guard Standard for US

12 hours 31 min ago
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has finalized a rulemaking that updates two truck rear underride guard standards it said will improve protection for drivers and passengers in light vehicles in the event of a rear underride crash.

US Wants Dutch Supplier to Stop Selling Chipmaking Gear to China

Tue, 07/05/2022 - 15:27
The U.S. is pushing the Netherlands to ban ASML Holding NV from selling to China mainstream technology essential in making a large chunk of the world’s chips, expanding its campaign to curb the country’s rise, according to people familiar with the matter.

EPA Hearing Solicits Comments on Three CARB Regulations

Tue, 07/05/2022 - 14:41
A recent U.S. Environmental Protection Agency hearing focused on the California Air Resources Board's bid to proceed with three aggressive regulations that have not been well-received within the trucking industry.

WTI Oil Drops Below $100 as Recession Fears Overwhelm Markets

Tue, 07/05/2022 - 10:51
West Texas Intermediate crude futures dropped below $100 a barrel for the first time since May 11 as concerns grow that a global economic slowdown will ultimately hobble demand.

Volvo Says Electric, Autonomous Programs Key to Growth

Tue, 07/05/2022 - 10:09
Volvo Group is looking to expand its autonomous and electric truck programs to build market share in its key U.S. market and drive revenue and profits higher, top executives said recently.

Perspective: Winning Arguments to Attract New Drivers

Tue, 07/05/2022 - 09:44
As the American workforce continues to experience major shifts and fluxes, there’s an opportunity for those of us in the trucking and logistics industries to attract new drivers and workers looking for a post-pandemic change.

Ford Sales Jump in June on Gains for F-Series Pickups

Tue, 07/05/2022 - 09:37
Ford Motor Co. sales jumped 31.5% in June thanks to big gains from its top-selling pickup truck line, including the electric F-150 Lightning.

Gasoline Market Is Starting to Cool Down

Tue, 07/05/2022 - 09:23
It’s been a tailwind for oil prices for most of this year, but the previously booming U.S. gasoline market is showing a few signs of cooling off.

Tesla Pauses Plant Production

Tue, 07/05/2022 - 08:56
A German plant reportedly will take a break this month, in addition to two model lines in Shanghai, Bloomberg reported.

Florida Seeks to Add Truck Parking Near Miami

Tue, 07/05/2022 - 08:55
Florida is exploring project delivery options in an $18 million plan to add 135 truck parking spaces in a new truck travel center near the Golden Glades interchange and close to Miami.