OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Sept. 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- YRC Worldwide Inc. (YRCW) reported certain operating metrics for the first two months of third quarter 2018.

At YRC Freight, July 2018 tonnage per day decreased approximately 3.8% compared to July 2017 and August 2018 tonnage per day decreased approximately 3.1% compared to August 2017. Quarter-to-date through August 2018, revenue per hundredweight increased approximately 7.0% compared to a year ago. Revenue per shipment increased approximately 7.8% quarter-to-date through August 2018, compared to the same period last year.

At the Regional segment, July 2018 tonnage per day decreased approximately 6.3% compared to July 2017 and August 2018 tonnage per day decreased approximately 3.4% compared to August 2017. Quarter-to-date through August 2018, revenue per hundredweight increased approximately 8.3% compared to a year ago. Revenue per shipment increased approximately 11.3% quarter-to-date through August 2018, compared to the same period last year.
https://finance.yahoo.com/news/yrc-w...123000378.html