Category Archives: Transportation

Amazon Prime Day hauls will be more expensive to ship this year

Amazon Prime Day hauls will be more expensive to ship this year https://www.cnbc.com/2018/07/13/amazon-prime-day-hauls-will-be-more-expensive-to-ship-this-year.html Re-posted fromCNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Yes it will, yet, it will be successful & profitable for Amazon.

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Heavy-Truck Orders Explode, Trucking Companies Struggle with “Capacity Crisis,” Truck Makers & Supply Chains are Inundated, Backlog is Ballooning

Heavy-Truck Orders Explode, Trucking Companies Struggle with “Capacity Crisis,” Truck Makers & Supply Chains are Inundated, Backlog is Ballooning, But it’s a Cyclical Business | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/07/06/class-8-heavy-truck-orders-2018/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Trucking & Transportation, the life … Continue reading

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Alphabet ready to become transportation giant

Alphabet ready to become transportation giant https://www.cnbc.com/2018/07/03/alphabet-transportation-investments-projects-overview.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: The ‘bookend,’ Amazon: Distribution…

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What’s Going On with Trucking and Rail?

What’s Going On with Trucking and Rail? | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/06/18/trucking-rail-freight-prices-boom-inflationary-concerns/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: As the Economy heats up, demand on national rail & trucking experience full capacity, causing inflationary pricing spikes…

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Heavy Truck Industry on Cloud 9, Shippers Face “Capacity Crisis”

Heavy Truck Industry on Cloud 9, Shippers Face “Capacity Crisis” | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/06/06/trucking-booms-class-8-truck-orders-soar-industry-grapples-with-capacity-crisis/ Re-posted from Wolf street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Big demand in transportation to bring goods from dock to market, insufficient workforce and hardware…

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Freight Costs, Volume, Demand All Surge across Trucking & Rail, Inflation Fears Heat Up

Freight Costs, Volume, Demand All Surge across Trucking & Rail, Inflation Fears Heat Up | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/05/21/freight-costs-volume-demand-surge-across-trucking-and-rail-inflation-fears-heat-up/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: The economy is heating up, inflation is not far behind…

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Rome’s Transport System Faces “Meltdown,” On Brink Of Collapse

Rome’s Transport System Faces “Meltdown,” On Brink Of Collapse | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-07-30/romes-transport-system-faces-meltdown-brink-collapse Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Without money, everything in Rome and Italy will collapse, this seems inevitable… further avoidance is not possible…

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Gov. Brown Wants $5.2 Billion Tax Increase to Fix Transportation

Gov. Brown Wants $5.2 Billion Tax Increase to Fix Transportation http://www.breitbart.com/california/2017/03/31/gov-brown-wants-52-billion-tax-increase-to-fix-transportation/ Re-posted from Breitbart. Geoff

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Trump Promises “Fast Trains,” Japan’s Railway Stocks Soar

Trump Promises “Fast Trains,” Japan’s Railway Stocks Soar | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2017/02/12/trump-mentions-fast-trains-japan-high-speed-rail-stocks-soar/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff

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World’s Largest Container Carrier “Unexpectedly” Has Big Loss in Crushed Industry. Now Trade War with China Looms

World’s Largest Container Carrier “Unexpectedly” Has Big Loss in Crushed Industry. Now Trade War with China Looms | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2017/02/08/maersk-worlds-largest-container-carrier-has-big-loss-in-crushed-industry-trade-war-with-china-looms/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff

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