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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.
ATA Driver Compensation Study
ATA Truck Tonnage Index Plunged 12.2% in April
ATA Truck Tonnage Index Rose 1.2% in March
ATA Truck Tonnage Index Rose 1.8% in February
ATA Truck Tonnage Index Rose 0.1% in January
ATA Truck Tonnage Index Increased 3.3% in 2019
ATA Truck Tonnage Index Fell 3.5% in November
ATA Truck Tonnage Index Rose 0.2 Percent in September
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