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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 72.5% of all freight transported in the United States in 2019, equating to 11.84 billion tons. The trucking industry was a $791.7 billion industry in that same year, representing 80.4% of the nation’s freight bill. Learn more here.
ATA Chief Economist Pegs Driver Shortage at Historic High
John Lex Wins Trucking Cares Foundation’s Premier Achievement Award
ATA President Lauds Industry’s Efforts in Pandemic, Addressing Issues
ATA Names Ninth Class to LEAD ATA Program
Nevada Trucking Association’s Enos Honored with President’s TAEC Leadership Award
Walpole Named ATA Dameo Award Winner
ATA Truck Tonnage Index Increased 2.4% in September
ATA Truck Tonnage Index Rose 0.5% in August
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