"The freight market is as strong as it has been since deregulation in the 1980s, according to American Trucking Associations Chief Economist Bob Costello. . . .
Truckload shipments grew nearly 3% last year, but in the fourth quarter volumes jumped 7% year-over-year. It was a remarkable turnaround from a slow first five months of 2017. By trailer type, dry-van loads rose 2%, flatbed increased 2.2% and temperature-controlled improved more than 5%."
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