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Major carriers pull trucks off the road in response to freight/rates, but most intend to maintain size, surveys show

Nov 11, 2016 at 08:19 PM CST
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Some of the country’s largest carriers — Swift, Werner and Covenant — announced in their October-released third quarter earnings reports that they have pulled hundreds of trucks off the road this year, citing bad rates and slow freight seen throughout 2016 as reasons why.