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  • 8/11/15 10:00 am EDT
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Following last month’s swell in truck capacity, TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Spot Market Truck Index saw another spike in July. The equipment capacity climbed sharply in July. Trucks posted were up 10 percent month-over-month and jumped 33 percent year-over-year. The equipment-to-load ratio nearly doubled the ratio year-over-year to 3.71 from 1.89 in July 2014, representing a 96 percent change. Month-over-month, the ratiomore...
  • 7/21/15 10:00 am EDT
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index was relatively flat for June while truck capacity broadened past any previous year’s levels. Equipment capacity was up in June with noticeable increases observed for available trucks going in and out of Canada as well as within Canada. Trucks posted in June were up eight percent month-over-month and jumped 36 percent year-over-year. The equipment-to-load ratio was at the highest year-to-more...
  • 6/16/15 11:00 am EDT
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index demonstrated a slender gain in volumes in May. Month-over-month load volumes edged up four percent from April. Despite this gain, year-over-year volumes were down for the fifth consecutive month, decreasing 22 percent over May 2014. Cross-border loads leaving Canada fell 23 percent, and inbound loads coming into Canada fell 21 percent year-over-year. These volumes averaged 70 percent ofmore...
  • 5/8/15 8:57 am EDT
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index saw a downturn in volumes for April, declining 13 percent from March. Year-over-year volumes also experienced a significant drop, decreasing 23 percent over April 2014. Cross-border load volumes averaged 72 percent of the total of the data submitted by Loadlink’s Canadian-based customers. Outbound load volumes fell 28 percent, and inbound loads were down 18 percent year-over-yearmore...
  • 4/14/15 10:40 am EDT
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index volumes for the first quarter of 2015 peaked in March surpassing February volumes by 13 percent and closing the first quarter on a high. Year-over-year load volumes, however, fell 23 percent compared to 2014. First quarter 2015 volumes mirrored total volumes in fourth quarter 2014 and were comparatively flat between quarters. Yet, first quarter volumes were down 20 percent compared to themore...
  • 3/12/15 10:08 am EDT
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index volumes receded in February following last year’s unprecedented volumes, but remained higher than prior years. Even with a shortened month and fewer shipping days, February’s daily loads, taken as an average, were two percent higher than in January. Compared to the lofty highs reported in 2014, load volumes this February fell 20 percent year-over-year. Month-over-month volumes were downmore...
  • 3/2/15 12:07 pm EST
    NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has selected TransCore to deliver accurate financial accounting, comprehensive transaction processes and customer service operations for its E-ZPass Service Centers. “As we start the process to upgrade our tolling technology, it is also important for us to enhance our delivery of customer service,” said MassDOT Highway Administrator Frank DePaola. “This is a majormore...
  • 2/24/15 9:00 am EST
    NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Arriyadh Development Authority (ADA) of Saudi Arabia has selected TransCore to design and implement an advanced traffic control system to improve the flow of traffic for the seven million people living in Riyadh. For this $100 million transportation project, TransCore will deploy its TransSuite® software solution to manage traffic signal operations at 350 of Riyadh’s busiest intersections. The system automatically adjustsmore...
  • 1/21/15 10:00 am EST
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics, Canada’s market leader in software solutions for the trucking industry, today launches its updated corporate website, whose home page now features monthly load volumes, as well as a demo of the freight matching load board showing current truck and load postings. “We are very excited to offer a refreshed site that allows both our existing customers and new visitors to better understand our completemore...
  • 1/13/15 8:00 am EST
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index closed 2014 with unprecedented record highs for annual load volumes, trouncing 2013 annual load volumes by 33 percent. The year saw historic volumes for 10 months, the most since TransCore Link Logistics started recording data. The two months that did not set records, August and November, barely missed reaching all-time high volumes. Load volumes for fourth quarter 2014 were 20 percentmore...
  • 12/10/14 8:00 am EST
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index fell in November, declining 11 percent from October. This drop was offset by two fewer shipping days and the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday. Year-over-year volumes were still impressive, growing 19 percent compared to November 2013. Cross-border load volumes for November averaged 70 percent of the total. Loads leaving Canada to the United States jumped 52 percent yearmore...
  • 11/12/14 8:30 am EST
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--While TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index was flat in October, increasing just one percent from September, year-over-year volumes continue to break records, jumping 21 percent compared to October 2013. Cross-border load volumes for October averaged 69 percent of the total. Loads leaving Canada to the United States vaulted 70 percent year-over-year. Loads into Canada improvedmore...