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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 Applauds Introduction of INVEST in America Act
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ATA Applauds Introduction of Safe Roads Act of 2021
ATA Statement on Senate EPW Highway Reauthorization
ATA Statement on STARTER 2.0
American Trucking Associations Board, CEO Chris Spear Agree to Contract Extension
ATA Truck Tonnage Index Decreased 0.3% in April
ATA Welcomes ACT 1’s Continued Support of Trucking Industry’s Advocacy
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