LTL Shipping Services And Why They Should Matter To You

Written by Economic Development Jobs on January 29, 2018. Posted in Expedited freight companies, Freight carriers, Machinery movers

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Every time we drive, particularly on a highway, we are likely to see trucks passing us, often in groupings of two or three. The trucking industry is booming, companies like Macropoint and others thriving in the field of transporting goods from place to place.

LTL shipping services have become particularly popular. The LTL shipping services market has recently been estimated at over $30 million. Companies like Macropoint have contributed to the over 10 billion tons of cargo that were transported via truck in 2013 alone. And that yearly number is expected to rise. By 2040, just over twenty years from now, the annual estimate of cargo transported is expected to reach nearly 20 billion tons. It’s estimated that almost 12 million trucks and rail cars are involved in the moving of these goods, and that r