tonnage

Business, Logistics, Breaking News

ATA Truck Tonnage Index Up 2.8% in October

Flatbed trucks hauling freight in Bowie, Md. Year-to-date through October, tonnage was up 3.9% compared with the same period in 2021, according to American Trucking Associations' For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index. (Susan Walsh/Associated Press)

Truck tonnage in October increased compared with year-ago levels but declined on a month-to-month basis, a sign that the freight market is reacting to economic and consumer trends, American Trucking Associations said.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
November 22, 2022
Business, Logistics, Breaking News

September Tonnage Rises 5.5% Year-Over-Year

Tonnage Traffic on a California interstate. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News)

Truck tonnage in September increased 5.5% when measured against the same month a year ago, and on a sequential basis it rose 0.5% from August, according to American Trucking Associations.

October 18, 2022
Business, Logistics, Breaking News

July Truck Tonnage Posts 5.1% Annual Gain

trucks John Sommers II for Transport Topics

Truck tonnage in July rose 5.1% year-over-year but slipped 1.1% when measured on a sequential monthly basis, according to American Trucking Associations.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
August 23, 2022
Business, Logistics, Breaking News

Truck Tonnage in June Soars 7.9% Year-Over-Year

Trucks on the road Trucks on a Connecticut highway. (Chris Ware/Bloomberg News)

Truck tonnage in June soared 7.9% above the same month last year, American Trucking Associations' For-Hire-Truck Tonnage Index released July 19 showed.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
July 19, 2022
Government, Business, Logistics, Breaking News

Tonnage Jumps 3.7% in May

Trucks on highway Elijah Nouvelage/Bloomberg News

Truck tonnage jumped 3.7% in May compared with year-ago levels, marking the ninth consecutive year-over-year gain and the largest since April 2021, American Trucking Associations announced.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
June 21, 2022
Government, Business, Logistics, Breaking News

Tonnage Up 1.8% in April Compared With 2021

Truck on highway Alex Potemkin/Getty Images

Truck tonnage in April increased on an annual basis but declined compared with March, American Trucking Associations reported.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
May 26, 2022
Government, Business, Logistics, Breaking News

Truck Tonnage Rises 3.8% in March

Trucks on highway John Sommers II for Transport Topics

March truck tonnage rose 3.8% compared with year-ago levels, and also posted a first-quarter gain over the same period in 2021, American Trucking Associations reported.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
April 19, 2022
Business, Logistics

Truck Tonnage in December Increases 1.4% Year-Over-Year

Flatbed truck hauling freight Tonnage in December reached the highest level since March, according to the ATA For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Truck tonnage in December rose a seasonally adjusted 1.4% compared with the same month in 2020 — the fourth consecutive year-over-year gain and the highest measurement since March, American Trucking Associations announced.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
January 19, 2022
Government, Business, Logistics, Breaking News

Truck Tonnage in December Increases 1.4% Year-Over-Year

Tonnage Trucks on the road in California. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Truck tonnage in December rose a seasonally adjusted 1.4% compared with the same month in 2020 — the fourth consecutive year-over-year gain and the highest measurement since March, American Trucking Associations announced.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
January 18, 2022
Business, Technology, Logistics, Breaking News

November Tonnage Hits Highest Mark Since Spring

Tonnage Trucks on an interstate in North Carolina. (Milepost430Media/Getty Images)

Truck tonnage in November posted the strongest year-over-year gain since spring, American Trucking Associations announced on Dec. 21, as busy consumer spending both in brick-and-mortar stores and online propelled a surge in freight activity.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
December 21, 2021

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