Generally economy leads into recession when business slows down, business reduce there capital goods investment, lay-offs, increase in inflation, increase in interest rates and decrease in consumer spending are caused due to hit in the oil prices which is feed into industrialized economies.
Role of moving companies in the economy
The firms engaged in the production, distribution and retail industry will have a positive impact when the freight movement is cheaper with better quality. Reducing the cost of carriage and thus efficiently serving wider market with prospective gains. Business is heavily relied on it productivity capacity to achieve its economic goals. For this, efficient freight movers are necessary for its productivity. Business tends to increase productivity with lower costs and improved quality of freight mover’s services.
Economic benefits of the freight movers
With efficient freight mover, purchase and inventory control becomes faster and reliable. This efficiency can increase productivity in manufacturing and distribution activities which in turn benefits economic.
Economic impact on moving industry
Moving companies had a sever draw back due to the ongoing recession in US economy. VA- ATA’s (American trucking association) marking the third consecutive month-to-month drop in advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 0.9 percent in September. This downfall in USA movers industry is due to increased cost of fuel. Business had lost there confidence, interest rates have gone up, due to lay-off’s, consumer spending has decreased because of these manufacturing productivity has gone down. As the business has to reduce there cost of production through cut in transportation cost, carrying cost of inventory, cost of owning and ordering cost which in turn effect the moving companies where the business tend to respond to the moving companies to reduce there logistic cost. More recently the moving costs have been falling and increase in reliability with increase in competition and increased trip miles per hour for each vehicle and thus smaller work force for the same amount of work with lower maintenance cost and increased reliability.
An efficient and reliable freight movers services like van lines movers can continue growth in the manufacturing productivity. Congestion in the system can hamper the reliability of the productivity, which leads to increase in cost of transportation threatening economic growth. Sunset Movers