July 21- Elon Musk's latest "master plan" for Tesla Motors Inc to develop an electric commercial truck, a public bus, a pickup and systems to enable fully autonomous driving could cost $2 billion to $3 billion or more, experts and analysts said Thursday. However, analysts said it is likely Tesla will have to go back to investors for more capital to fund the plan, despite... » Read More
LOWELL, Ark. _ JB Hunt Transport Services Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $105 million. The average estimate of 13 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 96 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.
BOGOTA, July 5- Colombia's government said on Tuesday it has asked truckers to consider a raft of proposals to end a 28- day strike that its causing cargo delays and putting pressure on food prices amid already high inflation. Prices for potatoes, plantains and yucca, all diet staples in Colombia, were up by more than 20 percent in some cities during the last week of...
BRUSSELS, June 7- Eleven countries have urged European Commission to take action against laws in France and Germany that require foreign drivers be paid the French or German minimum wages when they drive through those countries. The transport ministers of Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Romania, Slovakia and Slovenia...
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the performance of the Ram 1500, and other pickup truck brands tested in the IIHS crash test.
ROME, April 11- To traders at the famous Royal FloraHolland flower market near Amsterdam, Vincenzo Crupi was just another businessman helping to make the Netherlands the largest exporter of cut flowers in the world. To the police, Crupi was a mafia suspect allegedly concealing drugs worth millions of dollars alongside fragrant bouquets he trucked to Italy.
LISLE, Ill., March 2- Navistar International Corp Chief Executive Troy Clarke is pushing the door open for potential deals as he fights to keep the truck maker's turnaround on track amid a U.S. sales slump. Navistar, under Clarke, agreed to manufacture a line of medium-duty trucks for the CEO's former employer, General Motors Co, due to launch in 2018 for sale through...
CNBC's Morgan Brennan talks with Werner Enterprises' Derek Leathers about his concerns of a slowing U.S. economy and its impact on the transportation sector.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan provides insight to the transport sector and whether the slowdown is signaling pain ahead.
Jason Seidl, Cowen Group, and CNBC's Morgan Brennan provide insight to the transport sector and whether the slowdown may signal a full on recession ahead in the U.S.
With a 48,000-driver shortfall, U.S. trucking fleets are recruiting from a little-tapped labor pool: women.
A driver shortage is pushing trucking companies to actively recruit more women, reports CNBC's Morgan Brennan, live from the Vince Lombardi rest stop in New Jersey.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau and Joe Hinrichs, Ford Motor Company President of the Americas, discuss Ford's $1.3 billion investment in expanding its Super Duty trucks.
Truckers are earning higher salaries amid the industry's shortage of drivers.
Transports have had a really rough year, with the Dow Transports down more than 11 percent. What does it say about the economy – and are there buying opportunities amid the broader selloff?
Christian Wetherbee, Citi Research, discusses how fuel surcharges are impacting the trucking industry.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan looks at an economic indicator that's every bit as important as jobs, inflation, and the rig count.
A New York man says Big Brown is bringing him down by parking its trucks in bike lanes he wants to use.
In another consolidation move, XPO Logistics buys U.S. trucker Con-way for $3 billion.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports from the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas on the latest technological advancements in the trucking industry.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan, takes a look at the big bet some transport carriers are making to fit more containers on their networks.