The impressive third-quarter surge in freight activity paralleled a 4.9% increase in U.S. real gross domestic product (GDP) during the same quarter.
Dell observes a sudden decline in PC demand after an initial year-over-year increase, indicating customer caution in recent months.
President Biden attributes strengthened supply chains and reduced backlogs to his economic plan. Yet, industry insiders counter that the alleviation of bottlenecks results from a dire freight recession, not policy success.
Exploring the shift in inventory-to-sales ratios and its impact on the logistics sector's future planning.