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Beijing is building roads & bridges. America should take notice.

T here’s growing consensus among national security experts that China now poses the greatest, long-term strategic threat to United States. Evidence of this can be seen on multiple fronts, including ongoing trade disputes and China’s increasingly brazen spying efforts against the U.S. — often aimed at stealing intellectual property and corporate trade secrets. Clearly, Beijing has calculated that gaining an economic edge over the West is as critical as military might.

America’s Growing Infrastructure Crisis

This is America in 2019. In scenes like this across the country, bridges are literally collapsing before our eyes.

Most Recent Press Releases

Show and Tell: ATA Unveils 2019 National Truck Driver Appreciation Week Logo

Today, American Trucking Associations revealed the official 2019 National Truck Driver Appreciation Week logo and thank-a-trucker toolkit. The association also announced Trucking Day at Nationals Park, an event in which professional truck drivers will sing the National Anthem, receive mid-game recognitions from the fans, and participate in on-field activities.

July 03, 2019

On July Fourth, Safety First

Today, American Trucking Associations and ATA’s Share the Road highway safety program are requesting that holiday travelers take extra precautions when driving this 4th of July.

July 03, 2019

New Benchmarking Report Shows Impact of Winter Weather on Maintenance

Arlington, Virginia — Today, American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council, as part of its Fleet Data Management & Cybersecurity Conference, released the results of the council’s first quarter benchmarking survey with FleetNet America, an ArcBest company, showing a significant increase in roadside failures during the winter.

June 26, 2019

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Show and Tell: ATA Unveils 2019 National Truck Driver Appreciation Week Logo

Today, American Trucking Associations revealed the official 2019 National Truck Driver Appreciation Week logo and thank-a-trucker toolkit. The association also announced Trucking Day at Nationals Park, an event in which professional truck drivers will sing the National Anthem, receive mid-game recognitions from the fans, and participate in on-field activities.

July 03, 2019

On July Fourth, Safety First

Today, American Trucking Associations and ATA’s Share the Road highway safety program are requesting that holiday travelers take extra precautions when driving this 4th of July.

July 03, 2019

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