It Gets Surprisingly Ugly: US Freight Shipments Plunge 9.4%, Steepest since 2009 | Wolf Street

It Gets Surprisingly Ugly: US Freight Shipments Plunge 9.4%, Steepest since 2009 | Wolf Street

Shipment volume in the US by truck, rail, air, and barge plunged 9.4% in January 2020 compared to the already weak January a year earlier, according to the Cass Freight Index for Shipments. It was the 14th month in a row of year-over-year declines, and the steepest since October 2009, during the Financial Crisis:

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