US freight drivers weak, but recession not certain: economists

September 23, 2019 Sep 23, 2019 5:55PM EDT

[caption caption="According to the IHS Markit Purchasing Managers’ Indices (PMI), 11 of the top 20 US export markets were contracting as of August. Photo credit: Ari Ashe."][/caption]Business activity in the key industries feeding United States surface freight transportation are lackluster this year, but economists with industry associations don’t believe a...

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