As the broader business industry and the logistic business look to 2019, it is probably time to start exploring what this year and the years to come will bring to the logistics industry. We will take a look at some predictions that we believe this industry will experience for the next couple of years.
The industry will experience a shortage of truck drivers, with no solution in sight
Over the past few years, the United States has experienced a shortage of quality truck drivers because of the exploding demand in logistic services and the aging workforce. As of the moment, it appears that this shortage of truck drivers will not end soon.
According to the data released by the World Bank, the United States export and import traffic nearly doubled or even tripled between 2000 and 2015. Between those years, TEU or twenty-foot equivalent unit traffic has increased from 28 …