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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 Congratulates Marty Walsh on Confirmation as Labor Secretary
ATA Truck Tonnage Index Decreased 4.5% in February
ATA Announces Penske Truck Rental as Affinity Program Provider
Trucking Industry Scores Significant Win Protecting the Rights of Owner-Operators and Motor Carriers While Enhancing Safety for Everyone in West Virginia
Trucking Industry Applauds Introduction of DRIVE Safe Act
ATA Praises Promoting Women in Trucking Workforce Act
ATA Truck Tonnage Index Increased 1.4% in January
ATA Urges Swift Confirmation of Pete Buttigieg to Serve As Transportation Secretary
ATA Welcomes Department of Labor Opinion on Independent Contractor Safety Requirements
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