Trucking Industry

Class 5-7 orders up 7% in November

Class 5-7 posted 18,850 net orders, a 7% y/y increase, according to the latest State of the Industry report, recently released by ACT Research Co. (ACT).

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U.S. jobless claims fall from five-month high

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits last week fell from a five-month high, suggesting sustained labor market healing that could lead to further Federal Reserve interest rate hikes next year.

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Senate, House pass final five-year highway bill

The U.S. House and Senate easily passed a five-year, $305 billion highway reauthorization bill that would reform a safety performance scoring program for motor carriers and pave the way for employers to rely on hair testing to screen prospective truckers.

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