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America’s trucking industry is the lifeblood of the U.S. economy. Nearly 71% of all freight tonnage in the U.S. moves on the back of trucks. Moving 10.5 billion tons of freight annually requires more than 3.6 million heavy-duty Class 8 trucks and over 3.5 million professional truck drivers. Without our industry, the American economy would grind to a halt. Click here for more trucking industry statistics.
Trucking Industry Thanks FMCSA For New Guidance on COVID-19 Emergency Declaration
Keep Calm and Keep On Trucking.
Trucking to Trump Admin: Help Keep Rest Stops Open
As Coronavirus causes a run on hand-sanitizer, canned goods and toilet paper, it’s the American trucker who goes the extra mile.
COVID-19 Update: FMCSA adjusts Hours of Service, Congress prepares emergency relief legislation
ATA Opens 2020 LEAD ATA Application, Trucking’s Top Future Leaders Program
ATA Hails Streamlining of Security Credentialing Process for Truck Drivers
ATA Lauds Congressional Effort to Improve Availability of Truck Parking
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