I was in Boston, MA, during the recent U.S. election. As a Canadian, it was interesting to share such a cultural and political event with locals. On Wednesday morning, just hours after the polls closed, there was a lot of shock and despair but there were also many people who were relieved and excited to have a change in leadership. Regardless of which camp you see yourself in, new leadership in the White House is likely to create change.
To bring this discussion to trucking and transportation, I sat down with Bison's Chief Financial Officer, Damiano Coniglio, to talk about the economic outlook for 2017 and how he thinks the Trump Presidency may impact our economy and the trucking industry as a whole. Please take some time to watch the video below and let us know what you think the 'Trump Effect on Trucking' will be.
Current Economic Conditions (relating to trucking):
So, how will 2017 stack up against 2016? In a word … better!