BT Bulk Logistics Trends - Nov 15th, 2023
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November 15, 2023
Badlands Tank Lines CEO Roger Johnson quietly is constructing the largest for-hire crude oil carrier in the country.
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Longtime Miller Transporters president and former National Tank Truck Carriers chairman Scott Miller died Nov. 5 at this home in Madison, Mississippi. He was 85 years old.
If you live in a region with tolls on roads, bridges, or lanes, you likely have observed rate hikes over the past year or beyond. This is not a localized occurrence; there has been a nationwide trend of increasing toll rates.

KAG’s fleet features a wide range of tank trailers designed to meet your specific needs. Looking for transportation or storage solutions for fuels, specialty products, food products, or merchant gas, KAG has you covered.

If a VMT program could be implemented that is fair, protects taxpayer privacy, and comes in at a collection cost comparable to the gas tax, then 'that’s a different conversation'—except it’s not going to happen.
Advanced trailer telematics puts your fleet security miles ahead of locks and security cameras. Tamper detection, monitoring sensors, and location alerts can help you not only prevent theft of trailer loads, but also run your fleet more efficiently.
Van den Bosch’s new cleaning facility in Africa now is fully operational.
The freight market is down in 2023 but the American Trucking Associations expects truck tonnage to grow to 14.2 billion tons by 2034, according to new ATA projections.
Global liquid fuels production will increase by 1 million barrels per day in 2024, according to a new forecast from the U.S. EIA.
The Global Chemical Production Regional Index trended higher by 0.6% in September following a revised 0.6% gain in August, according to new data from the American Chemistry Council.
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AUSTIN, Texas—Fifth wheels are no longer the fifth wheel of intelligent commercial vehicle products.
The integration is the first in a series of capabilities that Bridgestone plans to bring to the Geotab Marketplace.