Fulfillment Transportation: The Outlook for a Long Term Plan

It is common knowledge that the United States’ interstate highway transportation infrastructure has fallen behind the times. Adding to this issue, freight traffic is expected to increase by 45% over the next 30 years, increasing the stress on the already deteriorating roads and bridges.  This will make it especially difficult on supply chains from coast-to-coast. While legislation has been discussed and small funding measures have been taken over the past few years, a wide reaching overhaul to bring our transportation model into the 21st century and beyond hasn’t been completed.  A recent article from Logistics Management details the latest federal outlook and what it could mean going forward.  To read the article, click here.