Speed Shop Truck

Speed Shop Truck

  • Flatbed Trucking Industry Intrinsically Tied to the Economy

    When we think about the trucking industry and its relationship to the greater economy, we tend to think of dry goods vans and fuel haulers. Flatbed trucks are left out of the equation because the cargo they carry, unlike what is hauled by petroleum tankers and box trailers, does not fit neatly within the retail environment. But that does not mean flatbed trucking is not just as intrinsically tied to the overall economy. Quite to the contrary, it is.

    Just like demand for dry goods and petroleum hauling is influenced by how well the general economy is doing, both demand …