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Class 8 Freightliner trucks on a lot

U.S. Class 8 retail sales in June fell 43.5% year-over-year to just above 13,000, reported.

Michigan is creating a centralized team to handle future technology issues, with the new Office of Future Mobility and Electrification.

Forward Air Corp. will now offer less-than-truckload services in Savannah, Ga., the company announced July 13.

Tesla Inc.’s relentless surge continued July 13 amid several upcoming events that include the possible unveiling of new battery technology from the electric vehicle maker, entry into a lucrative new market and the potential inclusion of the stock into the prestigious S&P 500 Index.

Daimler AG will need to cut more jobs than the 15,000 previously announced, the company’s head of human resources told German news agency DPA in an interview.

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A vessel is docked at the Yangshan Deepwater Port in Shanghai, China, on July 12.

Intensive testing of meat, seafood and other products for the coronavirus has tripled customs clearance times at some major Chinese ports, raising concerns the delays could ensnare global trade flows.

Employees work on a truck chassis assembly line in Netherlands.

Volkswagen Management Tumult Spills Over to Truck Subsidiary

Volkswagen AG’s series of executive shakeups is reaching its commercial-vehicle operations, with the surprise departure of Traton SE’s chief and other managers highlighting friction over restructuring plans that were jolted by the COVID-19 pandemic.


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