Strong Freight Forecast Expected Thru 2026, What It Means for Shippers & 5 Things to Get Prepared

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Freight Transportation Forecast to 2026. percent by 2026. This means the increased revenue by 2026 would amount to more than five percent of the total current US National Debt. million by 2026. With unprecedented increases in freight and significant costs and changes to the industry, the logistics world of 2026 must be a paragon of efficiency, reliability, and consistency. On July 27, 2015, the American Trucking Association s released the U.S.

Why the Great Driver Shortage Is Now Top of Mind for Shippers & a Driver of a Capacity Crunch

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In fact, the truck driver shortage is expected to double to 100,000 in the next five years, but other industry experts, reports Iris Kuo of Trucks.com , suggest actual worsening could be as high as 200,000 unfilled positions by 2026.

Addressing Labor Shortages in Warehouse and DC Operations

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The American Trucking Association expect a shortage of roughly 70,000 truck drivers in 2019, which will increase to 175,000 by 2026. As machine learning and AI is ramping up, it will be important that we look at our automation strategy. A group of executive joined SCRC faculty and staff for a one-day workshop held on February 28, 2019. Companies represented included Advanced Auto Parts, John Deere, Hanes Brands, UPS, FHI, Lenovo, GSK, Altria, and UNC Healthcare.

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Looking Back at Previous Capacity Crunches & How Shippers Responded

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Also, the driver short has continually grown worse for the last eight years, and it is expected to continue through 2026, asserts Iris Kuo of Trucks.com. Another strategy that is working the past to keep carriers from putting forth outrageous rate hikes is appeasement.

Tectonic Shift: From Audits/Compliance to Due-diligence & Collaboration: Recap of the Forum on UK Modern Slavery

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140 procurement execs, human rights experts, analysts, NGO leaders gathered in London on May 4 last week to exchange on practices and discuss the potential impact, pitfalls and response strategies to UK Modern Slavery Act.

Amazon vs. Flipkart: The Race to Dominate Indian E-Commerce

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the Indian e-commerce market is estimated to reach $200 billion by 2026. In response, Amazon has targeted larger cities with more metropolitan customer bases while also trying to localize its marketing strategy.

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