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Road and Rail Trucking

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    CNBC's Ylan Mui reports on President Trump giving a speech on tax reform.

  • YUTIAN, China, Oct 8- On a recent morning in Yutian, a dusty town bisected by the highway that connects Beijing to the sea, Su Meiquan strolled into a dealership packed with hulking trucks and prepared to drive off with a brand new rig. Su hopes the LNG truck- less polluting and cheaper to operate than diesel ones- will be the cornerstone of his own business, plying the...

  • Tesla Semi to be unveiled next month.

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted out the Tesla is delaying the semi unveiling. The “Fast Money” traders weigh in.

  • *Iran bans oil products transport to and from Iraqi Kurdistan. *Middle East producers worry high price will boost U.S. shale. NEW YORK, Sept 29- Oil prices closed up on Friday after a rally in prices on geopolitical instability in Iraqi Kurdistan helped Brent make its strongest third-quarter price performance since 2004..

  • *Iran bans oil products transport to and from Iraqi Kurdistan. *Middle East producers worry high price will boost U.S. shale. NEW YORK, Sept 29- Oil prices closed up on Friday after a rally in prices around geopolitical instability in Iraqi Kurdistan helped Brent make its strongest third-quarter price performance since 2004..

  • Millennials are making RV stocks rev up

    CNBC's Landon Dowdy reports on the surge in recreational vehicle stocks.

  • Overpass that collapsed on Highway 10 in the Northridge/Reseda area at the epicenter of the earthquake in 1994.

    Mexico City's earthquake disaster is a reminder of the risk of Southern California's "Big One" striking and causing widespread damage.

  • Trucking industry executives are gathering this week at the North American Commercial Vehicle show in Atlanta as the U.S. medium and heavy truck market is emerging from a slump. "We definitely are leaving 2017 with nice momentum," Martin Daum, chief of Daimler's commercial truck business, told Reuters on Monday. Daimler's North American truck unit said on Monday...

  • Daimler Trucks CEO: Electric trucks could revolutionize urban delivery process

    Martin Daum, Daimler Trucks global CEO, discusses the development and production of the company's electric trucks.

  • Portland, Oregon- based Daimler Trucks North America LLC said on Monday it received permission from the regional regulatory body, Oregon Department of Transportation, after successful trials in its proving ground in Madras, Oregon. Daimler Trucks would test its "platooning" technology in two connected Cascadia, Freightliner's heavy duty semi-trailer truck,...

  • CSX Assistant Vice President Maryclare Kenney apologized to customers in the email dated Sept. 8. The Surface Transportation Board, the U.S. rail regulator, is due to host a hearing in Washington, D.C., over CSX's service on Oct. 11. The company emailed manufacturers about the Lordstown embargo on Sept. 8, two days after CSX executives said the railroad had made...

  • BEIJING, Sept 22- Thousands of small factories in China, making everything from steel to chemicals, are scrambling for access to the country's clogged rail network as Beijing curbs the use of diesel trucks in an effort to tackle air pollution. Trucking is a cheaper and preferred mode of transport for heavy industry in China, especially for inland companies...

  • Customers will be able to air grievances when the Surface Transportation Board, the top U.S. rail regulator, hosts a hearing over CSX's service in Washington on Oct. 11. The company emailed manufacturers about the Lordstown embargo on Sept. 8, two days after top executives said the railroad had made great strides in fixing service problems that gripped its system...

  • Transports may be stalling and these stocks are the reason why: Technician

    Rich Ross, Evercore ISI, discusses FedEx's dip after an earnings miss and whether there's trouble with the transports. The “Fast Money” traders weigh in.

  • DETROIT, Sept 19- Bosch, the German auto components supplier, is partnering with startup Nikola Motor Co to bring two hydrogen-electric, long-haul, heavy-duty truck models to market by 2021, the companies said on Tuesday. Manufacturers such as Daimler and Navistar International Corp, as well as electric car maker Tesla Inc and a host of other new entrants, are...

  • Can Tesla compete in the trucking industry?

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau speaks with former General Motors vice chairman Bob Lutz about Tesla targeting the commercial trucking industry.

  • Tesla entering $25B-$30B market in the US with electric semi-truck: Oppenheimer's Colin Rusch

    Oppenheimer's Colin Rusch discusses Elon Musk's teaser about Tesla electric semi-trucks.

  • The demand for lumber, generators, cleaning supplies and appliances for households and home improvement retailers such as Lowe's and Home Depot in Florida, Georgia, Alabama and the Carolinas as a result of damages from Hurricane Irma will fill trailers and containers not already claimed by shipments for the holiday shopping season. This magnified it, "XPO...

  • DETROIT, Sept 14- Daimler AG on Thursday said United Parcel Service Inc will be the first U.S. commercial customer for its new battery-powered eCanter truck, and the company will expand its electric truck production as lower cost, longer-range batteries become available within two to three years. Daimler said at a news conference in New York on Thursday that UPS...

  • DETROIT, Sept 14- Daimler AG will turn up the volume on its electric commercial truck efforts on Thursday, announcing plans to bring a fleet of battery-powered Fuso delivery vehicles to customers in New York City as rivals gear up to jump into the market. Daimler's Mitsubishi Fuso unit began building eCanter trucks at factories in Portugal and Japan earlier...