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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 Praises Promoting Women in Trucking Workforce Act
ATA Welcomes Department of Labor Opinion on Independent Contractor Safety Requirements
Truckload Turnover Rises in Third Quarter
Truckload Turnover Plunges in Second Quarter
Trucking Praises DOL Proposal Clarifying Status of Independent Contractors
Trucking Congratulates Scalia on Confirmation as Labor Secretary
ATA Releases Updated Driver Shortage Report and Forecast
ATA Praises DOL Opinion Letter on Sleeper Berth Time
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