Mensual archives: November 2016


Trucking Alliance wants more fairness in customs penalties

The Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA) is calling for greater fairness and the use of "volumetrics" in the AMPs (Administrative Monetary Penalties) system used by the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) for Advanced Commercial Information (ACI) compliance. Following an extended period of...

26 May 2019
Catégorie: Freight News


American truck tonnage index drops 0.3% in October

The American Trucking Associations' (ATA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index contracted 0.3% in October, following a 6.3% drop during September. In October, the index equaled 131.6 (2000=100), down from 131.9 in September. The all-time high was 144 in February. Compared with October...

26 May 2019
Catégorie: Freight News



Airports say global cargo volumes were up 5.9% in September

Airports Council International (ACI), the trade association of the world's airports, reports that global air freight traffic grew 5.9% in September, with international freight exceeding domestic freight growth (+7% versus +3.3% respectively). Accumulated air freight volumes inched up 1.8% so...

26 May 2019
Catégorie: Freight News