If you are on your way of becoming an RVer, first you need to determine what kind of recreational vehicle will suit you best. There are hundreds of different models, types and makes of trailers for camping, each featuring pros, cons and options. In general, the perfect camper trailer you should own is lightweight, compact… continue reading →
Australian Trucking Industry Sector
Trucking industry has a vital role in the overall wealth, resources, production and expenditures of Australia. Given country’s low population density and lengthy distances between states, Australian economy heavily relies on transportation and logistics sector. In fact, the trucking industry sector is responsible for about 15% of total GDP. At the moment industry employs over 550,000 people with high transport performance of more than 1.5 billion tonne-kilometers per day. The road sector, although at the moment experiencing the slowdown, is the key sector of Australian trucking industry.
Road transport employs over 40,000 truck operators and generates more than $48 billion in revenue per year. Industry experts predict a 75% growth in the next two decades because industry leaders are investing in safety, training of the operators and technology. In addition, growing online market is believed to have a huge impact on the overall performance of the road sector as it promises profitable opportunities for single-truck operators and smaller businesses. It is a place where individuals and businesses can hire, buy and sell trucks. All this will lead to more advantages, improved customer service, strong branding, increased safety, competitive rates and greater risk.
Taking risks is part of any industry. It is essential to know how to balance risk and profits to reach satisfactory results. We will keep you updated with the latest happenings in the trucking and logistics industry.
Every truck owner fears the replacement of any major truck part, such as engine, transmission system, braking system, etc. Not only because of the downtime, but also because of the costs of the new part/s. Unfortunately, that is something that cannot be avoided nor predicted. Buying new parts can be very expensive, with or without… continue reading →
When it comes to buying prime mover trucks, fuel efficiency is one of the main factors you need to consider prior to making the final decision. In fact, what any business needs is a truck that will provide optimum performance and save on fuel costs at the same. For this reason what you need to… continue reading →
Poorly maintained truck is one of the main reasons for road accidents. Therefore, a proper maintenance is required if you want to keep your truck in good condition and to minimize the risk of unexpected accidents. Proper maintenance is not only important for preventing accidents, but also to prolong the truck’s life. Wondering what “proper… continue reading →
When on the market for a truck, it is important to find the one that is just perfect for your operation. To do so, you need to consider several things before making the final purchase. A truck dealer might guide you through the whole buying process, but it is very important to have a basic… continue reading →
The transportation of various goods is one of the core business activities for many companies. That’s why many businesses decide to invest in trucks. But the big question is: Whether to buy new or used trucks? Many would say that buying used trucks brings many benefits. One of those benefits is that the used trucks… continue reading →
Regardless of the city where you live and work, transportation of goods is a serious concern and requires careful consideration. There are many cartage transport companies that offer various transportation services. But you need to be very careful when picking a cartage transport company because some trucking companies don’t care about your business, all they… continue reading →
Some people believe that regular oil change and full fuel tank is enough to keep their truck in tip-top shape. If you are one of these people, you’re highly mistaken. Yes, following oil change schedule as recommended by a manufacturer and making sure you ‘feed’ your machine regularly is important but is not enough… continue reading →