January 2012
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);1/9/2012, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p134
The article presents the views of U.S. trucking industry executives on their outlook for 2012. Bridge Terminal Transport president Hans Stig Moller cites challenges for the drayage industry like possible hours-of-service changes. Doug Stotlar of Con-Way talks about the shortage of qualified drivers and regulatory policy developments on highway infrastructure funding as major industry factors in 2012. Ed Sands of ICG Commerce focuses on how to address fuel surcharges.


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