ATA's June 2016 Economic & Trucking Industry Update Webinar, Sponsored by U.S. Legal Services picture

ATA's June 2016 Economic & Trucking Industry Update Webinar, Sponsored by U.S. Legal Services

June 07, 2016

ATA's June 2016 Economic & Trucking Industry Update Webinar, Sponsored by U.S. Legal Services

ATA’s June 2016 Economic & Trucking Industry Update Webinar, Sponsored by U.S. Legal Services


Please register to view this recorded ATA webinar.

Webinar Description:

Join Bob Costello, ATA Chief Economist & Senior Vice President, for an updated look at the economy and how current economic factors are affecting both the short-term and long-term outlook for the industry.

In his presentation, Bob will highlight the current economic environment and what it means for your business. A question and answer session will follow. 

Discussion Topics Include:

  • Economic Outlook
  • Truck Freight Volumes
  • Trucking Supply Issues
  • Fuel Price Update



About the Presenter:
Bob Costello
is the Chief Economist and Senior Vice President for the American Trucking Associations (ATA), the national trade association for the trucking industry. As Chief Economist, he manages all of ATA's collection, analysis and dissemination of trucking economic information. This includes several monthly trucking economic indicators, motor carrier financial and operating data, an annual freight transportation forecast, driver wage studies, weekly diesel fuel price and economic reports, and a yearly trucking almanac. Bob also conducts economic analyses of proposed regulations and legislation affecting the trucking industry. 


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