Nobody expected a black swan event like the COVID-19 pandemic to happen, let alone disrupt the trucking sector as much as the crisis has. Some sectors have seen massive slowdowns. But, trucking in sectors such as e-commerce and medical supplies continues to see an unprecedented uptick in freight volume and demand.
The COVID-19 pandemic has had an impact on almost every industry, with businesses having to shut down around the world to help slow the spread. Read on to find out more about how the COVID-19 situation is impacting the trucking industry.
"The pandemic disruptions continue to disrupt the trucking industry as the U.S. economy struggles to rebound. Experts warn it could be late to early 2022 before the impact of COVID-19 on U.S. trade can rebound to pre-pandemic levels. Some truckers are already taking advantage of the rising spot freight market as more...