American Trucking Trends Review

The American Trucking Association recently released the new edition of American Trucking Trends, which reaffirms trucking as the most important freight transportation mode in the U.S. 69.1% of all freight in the U.S. was moved by trucks in 2013, which is an increase from 68.5% in 2012.

Other findings in the report include that from all freight revenue, trucking took 81.2% and that most trade with NAFTA countries was moved by trucking. In 2013, more than 7 million people worked in the industry. Additionally, the report states that trucking has gotten cleaner. The industry is also paying 43% of all fees collected by the Highway Trust Fund.

Read the full article at TruckingInfo.