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2013-02-16 23:00:42

Increasing emissions and fuel-efficiency regulations are anticipated to drive demand for the Truck Rental industry from the commercial market going forward, with regulation aimed at lowering emissions from long-haul tractor-trailers and large pickup trucks by 23.0% by 2018 requiring downstream customers to either purchase or lease new vehicles. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Truck Rental industry to its growing industry report collection. Los...

2012-12-04 05:03:30

The Truck Dealers industry took a double blow in the past five years, with industry revenue falling because of new, stricter EPA regulations as well as the constricting effects of the recession. Pent-up demand and pre-buying are currently driving growth in the industry, but another EPA requirement taking effect in 2014 will stifle the industry's ultimate growth. Revenue will rise slightly over the next five years, but overall the industry is in the decline phase of its life cycle. For these...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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