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Surging Fuel Costs Hit Amazon’s Uber-Like Trucking Service

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The truckers Amazon relies on to move goods between its warehouse facilities are seeing their take-home pay dwindle due to a spike in fuel prices following the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

Six owners of small trucking companies that book jobs transporting cargo for the e-commerce giant through an Uber-like platform called Amazon Relay said the rising cost of fuel—and Amazon’s lack of communication around how that cost impacts its trucking partners—has made them question whether to continue working with the platform.

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