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They say everything is bigger in Texas, and two upcoming industry events are positioned to prove just that. Gear up with USCC as we visit NATE UNITE & SC&RA Symposium 2019
As consumers become increasingly comfortable buying appliances and other large items online, the trucking industry has been presented with a rapidly expanding opportunity
“This year  will be the best for the trucking industry since 2005”, says David Ross, an analyst at Stifel Financial Corp. What makes Ross so confident? It’s all about freight rates, truck sales, and ELDs. Learn how 2018 trucking industry trends are hauling the trucking industry towards one of its best years ever. Freight Rates are Soaring According to the American Trucking Associations For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index, January 2018 saw an 8.8 […]
Since 1954, the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) has been on a mission “to conduct transportation research with an emphasis on the trucking industry’s essential role in a safe, efficient, and viable transportation system.” The ATRI, headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, recently released their annual report outlining the most critical challenges facing the trucking industry in 2017. The report is based on survey responses from trucking industry stakeholders across the country, including both motor carriers and professional drivers. We’ve compiled a […]
Anyone with a smartphone and data connection can send emails, shop for goods, make reservations, and connect with friends or even total strangers. However, the endless amount of resources available on the internet can be, at times, completely overwhelming. Sometimes it feels like digging through an unorganized toolbox, trying to find the exact right tool for a job. The frustrating part (of both the internet and your messy toolbox) is you know the perfect solution is […]
US Cargo Control has always been dedicated to providing business’ and individuals with quality products and prompt, professional service. Whether online or over the phone, our continual goal is to get you “what you want, when you need it.” Expertise Throughout the years, we have assembled a dedicated staff that thrives on being product and industry experts. Every […]
First, what is a tax deduction? Essentially a tax deduction is a work-related expense that lowers your annual reported income. That usually means, less tax owed by you. If you’re a driver in the trucking industry, you’ve probably run into various expenses out on the road this past year. As stressful as taxes can be, […]
Deadline to Comply Looms Near On December 18th, the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate goes into effect nationwide. The days when truckers could log their miles and hours by hand will soon be in the rearview. Enforced by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), the ELD mandate requires truckers to purchase and link a […]