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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 Statement on Robin Hutcheson’s Appointment to FMCSA
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ATA Hails Supreme Court’s Rejection of OSHA Vaccine-or-Test Mandate
ATA Promotes Sarah Rajtik to Executive Vice President for Human Resources and Operations
ATA Shares Message of Safety This Holiday Season
ATA Truck Tonnage Index Increased 1.3% in November
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