TransCore’s Canadian Freight Volumes Skyrocket in January

Thu, 02/20/2014 - 12:47
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index opened the New Year with never seen before highs in load volumes. After closing last year setting a record high for December, January volumes climbed sharply by 43 percent month-over-month, marking its volumes the highest ever recorded for the month of January in any year. January’s year-over-year increase also set the stage for the year by an astonishing 47 percent, beating last January’s historic highs.

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Volumes Show Stellar Results in December

Wed, 01/22/2014 - 10:33
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index closed last year setting a record high for December load volumes. With two fewer shipping days, December’s volumes jumped 11 percent month-over-month and represented the highest month-over-month percentage change for the second half of the year. December also had the largest year-over-year increase compared to any month in 2013 surpassing December 2012 load volumes by a remarkable 29 percent.

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Volumes Fall in November

Mon, 12/23/2013 - 12:55
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics reported declines in Canadian Freight Index volumes for the month of November. The month-over-month load volumes fell by nine percent compared to October 2013 offset by two fewer shipping days and the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday. November’s year-over-year load volumes had a marginal decline of two percent compared to the previous year’s load volumes for the same month.

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Index Starts to Climb Again in October

Wed, 11/27/2013 - 11:27
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index showed improvement in October with month-over-month load volumes increasing by seven percent compared to September. Year-over-year load volumes also surpassed the previous year’s by eight percent.

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Index Sees Mixed Results in September

Thu, 10/24/2013 - 12:01
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index showed a nine percent year-over-year increase for September while month-over-month load volumes decreased by five percent.

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Index Subdued in August

Fri, 09/27/2013 - 12:18
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics reported little change in its Canadian Freight Index for August 2013. The month-over-month and year-over-year load volumes for August were down marginally by two percent. Load volumes in August were also at the same levels as April of this year. Cross-border postings accounted for 68 percent of total volumes for August.

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Index Skirts Traditional Seasonal Slump in July

Wed, 08/21/2013 - 08:56
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics’ Canadian Freight Index saw no change in July from June and compared to the same period last year, side-stepping the traditional summer slowdown typical for July. Load volumes in July were also at the mid-point of the last seven months. July also had two additional

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Index Continues Rollercoaster Ride

Tue, 07/23/2013 - 12:36
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics’ Canadian Freight Index slipped by seven percent in June, continuing the up and down results for the first six months of the year, and was 21 percent lower than last year’s peak in June 2012. Second quarter saw a slight gain of six percent over the first quarter of 2013; however, volume was down 17 percent compared to elevated second quarter results of 2012. The high point year-to-date was in May.

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Index Rebounds in May

Fri, 06/21/2013 - 10:00
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics’ Canadian Freight Index volume rebounds by 10 percent in May from the previous month following weak results in April. May load volumes were 16 percent below results a year ago. May’s load volumes for cross-border postings averaged 71 percent of total volumes. Cross-border loads destined for provinces within Canada were down 16 percent year-over-year compared to May 2012.

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Index Dips in April

Mon, 05/13/2013 - 12:00
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics reported weaker Canadian Freight Index volumes for April 2013. The month-over-month load volumes had a seven percent decrease and the year-over-year volumes fell behind April 2012 levels by 14 percent. The equipment postings for April increased by six percent compared to figures from the previous month, and the year-over-year equipment postings saw a significant increase of 11 percent.