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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.
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