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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 Backs Congressional Effort to Curb Distracted Driving
A pre-trip inspection on the long road to a national VMT tax
ATA Lauds Congressional Effort to Improve Availability of Truck Parking
Turnover Remained Unchanged at Large Truckload Fleets in Fourth Quarter
ATA Announces Formation of Law Enforcement Advisory Board
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
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