Sept. 30 2010 07:27 AM

Journal of Commerce--The American Trucking Association's for-hire truck tonnage index fell 2.7 percent in August from July, its largest month-to-month drop since March 2009.

The 2.7 percent decrease in the seasonally adjusted tonnage figures follows a 1.5 percent increase in July from June. For-hire tonnage dropped 1.6 percent in June. Read more!