For Many Truckers, Meeting Financial Obligations Becomes a Challenge

Transport Topics quoted Lana Batts on the credit crunch. She noted that banks are becoming concerned whether shippers will be able to pay their bills to carriers. As a result, they are concerned whether carriers’ account receivable are as solid as they once were. She noted that the issues to be “when” a carrier was paid; the issue is now becoming “if” they will be paid.