Motor carriers of freight: Top for-hire carriers; third and fourth quarter 1996 and 1996 Annual summary - ARCHIVED

Tables: 50-002-X19970023095


Sixty-seven Top Canada-based for-hire motor carriers (those with annual revenues over $25 million) posted operating ratios of 0.95 and 0.96 respectively in the third and fourth quarter of 1996. These ratios are identical to those for the same period in 1995. By type of trucking activity, there were some changes for the Specialized Freight carriers where the operating ratio, compared to the same period last year, has deteriorated in the 3rd quarter (from 0.93 to 0.94) and improved in the 4th quarter (from 0.97 to 0.96) There was no change in the operating ratios for the General Freight carriers from a year earlier.

Issue Number: 1997002
Author(s): Paré, Gilles
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PDFJune 4, 1997