transportation services index

Government, Business

Freight TSI Climbs, Still Doesn’t Match Pre-Recession Growth

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The Transportation Services Index is climbing slowly but has not returned to the rapid growth seen before the recession, according to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, which released a technical note on freight transportation services Dec. 15.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
December 15, 2017
Business

DOT Freight Transportation Index Declines in December

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The Department of Transportation’s freight transportation services index declined in December from the highest level on record the prior month, DOT said Feb. 12.

Transport Topics
February 12, 2014
Business

DOT Freight Transportation Index Rises 1%

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The Department of Transportation’s freight transportation services index rose 1% in December from November, its second straight monthly increase, with both trucking and rail freight showing large gains, DOT said Wednesday.

Transport Topics
February 13, 2013
Business

DOT Freight Transportation Index Rises in February

The Department of Transportation’s freight transportation services index rose 3.6% in February from a year ago, DOT said Wednesday.

Transport Topics
April 11, 2012
Business

DOT Freight Transport Index Rises 4.6%

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The Department of Transportation’s freight transportation services index rose 4.6% in August from a year ago as shipments reached their highest level in three years, DOT said Thursday.

Transport Topics
October 13, 2011
Business

DOT Freight Transport Index Rises 3.8% in July

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The Department of Transportation’s July freight transportation services index rose 3.8% from a year ago, DOT said Wednesday.

Transport Topics
September 14, 2011
Business

DOT Freight Index Rose 3.7% in April

Tom Biery/Trans Pixs

The Department of Transportation said Wednesday its freight transportation services index rose 3.7% in April from a year ago.

Transport Topics
June 8, 2011
Business

DOT Freight Transport Index Jumps 6.9%

Larry Smith/Trans Pixs

The Department of Transportation said its freight transportation services index jumped 6.9% in January from a year earlier, and sharply revised upward the reading for 2010.

Transport Topics
March 9, 2011
Business

DOT Freight Transportation Index Rises 0.4%

Larry Smith/Trans Pixs

The Department of Transportation’s freight transportation services index increased 0.4% in December from a year earlier, the 12th straight year-over-year gain.

Transport Topics
February 9, 2011
Business

DOT Freight Transportation Index Rises 0.1%

Tom Biery/Trans Pixs

The Department of Transportation’s freight transportation services index rose 0.1% in November from a year earlier, the 11th straight year-over-year gain.

Transport Topics
January 12, 2011

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