Trucking plays a predominant role in the US economy as it is responsible for moving 70% of the freight in the US. Yes, you read it right! 

All the basic necessities like fuel, clothing, medicine, and other consumer goods are transported via trucks in America.

Though trucking is a profession that provides abundant opportunities for work and growth, there is a considerable shortage of drivers, especially in long-haul trucking. 

Most of us are well aware of the basics of trucking and its importance. But there is a lot more to the freight industry. 

Let’s hop on to some less known and interesting trucking facts!

The role of the trucking industry in America is indeed staggering. Without it, there would be some serious ramifications. 

Did you find these trucking facts interesting? Let us know your views in the comments! Until then, happy trucking!

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