Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, everyone! The beginning of a new year is always filled with hope and excitement. Whether you’re making resolutions, predicting the future, or reflecting on the year that has passed, it’s an emotional time. As we all know, 2017 was a great year for this industry. Although no year is perfect, and we faced some tough times, we pushed through them as the unified and forceful industry that we are. We can only hope for an even better 2018.
“If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.” – Henry Ford
A look into 2018…
- According to the American Trucking Associations (ATA), goods hauled by truck are expected to grow at a three percent rate per year over the next five years.
- Premier analysts in the transportation equipment industry said the outlook for 2018 is positive for both domestic and foreign markets.
- Electronic logging devices and other advanced technology will be welcomed with open arms by the industry this year.
- New environmental initiatives and regulations are being approved constantly. Many predict that this year will introduce more environmentally-friendly equipment and regulations.
Let these positive and uplifting predictions for 2018 motivate you to do well this year. Erb Transport is looking forward to a great year, with more success for both our company and the companies we work with along the way.
Thank you to everyone who has read our blog posts or has been engaged in our company activities over the past year. These blog posts are for your enjoyment, and we are committed to improving and upgrading them as we go. Going into 2018, we are excited to create even more interesting blog posts for you to read. Happy New Year everyone!