Point of oversaturation in the trucking industry?

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  1. TylerHarris96

    TylerHarris96 Bobtail Member

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    Will the freight industry hit a point where there are too many trucks and not enough loads? If so would you say thats in 5 years, 10 years? Thanks
     
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    Accidental Trucker Road Train Member

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    fargonaz Road Train Member

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    Not in your lifetime, ever.
     
  5. TallJoe

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    No. It will not. When the freight gets scarce the weak will perish and the strong will prosper so that the equilibrium will always remain. Ha Ha!
     
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    againstthewind Road Train Member

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    when freight gets slow those who cant manage money will end up being company drivers telling everyone at orientation how they used to own a truck and how hard it is.
     
  7. rank

    rank Road Train Member

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    already there
     
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    Law of supply and demand
     
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    You worried about nothing. Just take what the broker offers you cause other people are doing that same load so they gotta be makin money right?
     
  11. Rubber duck kw

    Rubber duck kw Road Train Member

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    Sure and those who pinned all their hopes on the rates never going will go under and we'll start the whole cycle over again.
     
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