ATA Webinar - December 2015 Economic & Trucking Industry Update, Sponsored by ACT 1 picture

ATA Webinar - December 2015 Economic & Trucking Industry Update, Sponsored by ACT 1

December 15, 2015

ATA Webinar - December 2015 Economic & Trucking Industry Update, Sponsored by ACT 1

ATA’s December 2015 Economic & Trucking Industry Update Webinar, Sponsored by ACT 1

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. 

Allied Committee for the Trucking Industry (ACT 1)
member companies are dedicated to enhancing the business environment of the transportation industry. ACT 1 affords transportation leaders the opportunity to exchange ideas, forge new relationships and build a stronger, more successful industry through networking and social events at the top national industry meetings. ACT 1 is also exceptionally proud to be a sponsor of industry awards that call attention to outstanding performance in safety, finance and operations.

In addition to sponsoring this webinar, ACT 1 is a premier sponsor of the 2016 ATA Technology & Maintenance Council’s (TMC) Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition, the 2016 ATA Leadership Meeting, the 2016 ATA Safety Management Council’s National Truck Driving Championships and National Step Van Driving Championships, and the 2016 ATA Management Conference & Exhibition (MCE).

For more information about ACT 1 and its member companies, click here.


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