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America's trucking industry is the lifeblood of the U.S. economy. In fact, nearly every good consumed in the U.S. is put on a truck at some point. As a result, the trucking industry hauled 72.2% of all freight transported in the United States in 2021, equating to 10.93 billion tons. The trucking industry was a $875.5 billion industry in that same year, representing 80.8% of the nation’s freight bill. Learn more here.
ATA Applauds Introduction of Senate Truck Parking Bill
ATA Truck Tonnage Index Slipped 2.3% in October
Nine Companies Honored with Inaugural ATA Change Leader Award
ATA Recognizes Ninth Graduating Class of LEAD ATA, Initiates 10th Class
ATA Honors Trucking Leaders with Russell Image Awards
Mike Card Honored with Cathy Evans Highway to Victory Award
UPS’s Clifton Named Trucking Cares Foundation Lex Achievement Award Winner
Ruan’s Van Alstine Elected 78th Chairman of the American Trucking Associations
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