TransCore’s January Canadian Freight Volumes off to a Good Start

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 09:30
After a skyrocket climb in December 2016, January's freight volumes signaled a continuing upward trend.  TORONTO – TransCore Link Logistics Canadian and cross-border loads showed another stellar month of impressive load volumes. January’s load volumes marked the second highest recorded volumes compared to the same month in any year. The record for highest load volumes was set in January 2014. Compared to last month, January’s volumes were up 10 percent, and compared to last year, load volumes jumped 43 percent year-over-year. Intra-Canada loads represented 24 percent of the total volumes...

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Volumes Closed 2016 on a Historic Year High

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 16:19
After August’s peak in truck volumes, capacity tightened dramatically in December – a good sign for the industry TORONTO – On the heels of November’s increased load volumes and tightened truckload capacity, TransCore Link Logistics Canadian and cross-border loads showed exceptional volumes in December, the highest year-over-year increase in history for the month of December. Complementing these volumes was a favourable dip in truck volumes that resulted in a healthy truck-to-load ratio for Loadlink customers for the month. Year over Year Volumes demolished the previous year’s volumes,...