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Oct 07, 2019, 13:24 ET ATA President Calls on Industry to Focus on Solving Future Challenges

Today, American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear urged the Federation to work together, and with anyone who is willing to work...


Oct 07, 2019, 11:34 ET ATA Honors 12 Federation Executives for Service to Industry

Today, the American Trucking Associations honored 12 state trucking and conference executives for their notable service to the industry during ATA's...


Oct 07, 2019, 11:30 ET ATA Congratulates 2019 EPA SmartWay Excellence Award Winners

Today, the American Trucking Associations congratulated 29 member fleets and shippers for winning SmartWay Excellence Awards from the U.S....


Oct 06, 2019, 18:30 ET ATA Announces Seventh Class of LEAD ATA

The seventh class of the American Trucking Associations' LEAD ATA industry leadership program was announced today at ATA's Management Conference and...


Oct 06, 2019, 16:03 ET Trucking Leaders Open 2019 MCE Exhibit Hall

Today, American Trucking Associations opened the Exhibit Hall at the federation's annual Management Conference & Exhibition with a ceremony honoring...


Sep 24, 2019, 12:31 ET ATA Truck Tonnage Index Fell 3.2% in August

American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index declined 3.2% in August after jumping 6.2% in July. In ...


Sep 15, 2019, 09:30 ET TMC Opens North America's Top Technician Skills Competitions

Today, American Tucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council launched its annual National Technician Skills Competitions—TMCSuperTech...


Sep 11, 2019, 11:36 ET ATA Tells Congress to Put Brakes on Spread of Tolls

Today, the American Trucking Associations told a House subcommittee that the use of tolls to finance infrastructure construction and maintenance was...


Sep 08, 2019, 17:03 ET ATA Celebrates the Start of National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

Today, as millions of Americans turn their attention to the start of the professional football season, American Trucking Associations kicked off...


Sep 06, 2019, 15:30 ET DriverReach Named a 2019 ATA Corporate Partner

Today, American Trucking Associations announced that it has again named DriverReach an ATA Corporate Partner and the DriverReach recruiting...


Aug 21, 2019, 11:55 ET Latest Freight Forecast Projects 25.6% Increase in Tonnage by 2030

Today, the American Trucking Associations released its latest ATA Freight Transportation Forecast: 2019 to 2030, an annual projection of the state of ...


Aug 20, 2019, 12:20 ET ATA Truck Tonnage Index Surged 6.6% in July

American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 6.6% in July after falling 1.2% in June. In...


Aug 17, 2019, 20:23 ET Ohio's Scott Woodrome Wins Bendix Grand Champion Honors at National Truck Driving Championships

Today, American Trucking Associations announced Scott Woodrome, a professional truck driver from Middletown, Ohio representing team FedEx Freight, as ...


Aug 17, 2019, 09:25 ET 2019 National Truck Driving Championships Finalists Announced

This morning, American Trucking Associations and ATA's Safety Management Council announced finalists in nine vehicle classes at the 2019 National...


Aug 15, 2019, 15:03 ET ATA Secures Significant Victory in Ongoing Tariffs Dispute

Today, the American Trucking Associations said the trucking industry is pleased that tariffs on Chinese-made, 53-foot domestic intermodal containers...


Aug 15, 2019, 11:15 ET Action Begins at 82nd National Truck Driving Championships

Today, American Trucking Associations and ATA's Safety Management Council kicked off the driving portion of competition at the 82nd annual National...


Aug 14, 2019, 10:15 ET ATA Hails Release of Proposed Hours-of-Service Improvements

Today, the American Trucking Associations hailed proposed changes to the hours-of-service rules as a way to improve safety on our nation's highways...


Aug 09, 2019, 16:00 ET WABCO Announced as ATA Featured Product Provider

Today, American Trucking Associations announced it is renewing WABCO, the leading global supplier of braking control systems and other advanced...


Aug 08, 2019, 14:00 ET ATA Congratulates 2019 National Truck Driving Championships Qualifiers

Today, American Trucking Associations congratulated 427 professional truck drivers who qualified for the 2019 National Truck Driving Championships...


Jul 31, 2019, 11:00 ET Trucking Industry Revenues Top $796 Billion in 2018

Today, the American Trucking Associations released the latest edition of its annual data compendium – ATA American Trucking Trends 2019 – which...


Jul 30, 2019, 11:52 ET Industry Executive Touts Benefits of Trade to Trucking

Today, Werner Enterprises President and CEO Derek Leathers urged Congress to quickly ratify the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement in order to...


Jul 29, 2019, 17:03 ET ATA Statement on Highway Reauthorization Bill Release

American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear made this statement today after the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee...


Jul 26, 2019, 13:44 ET ATA Opens Official National Truck Driver Appreciation Week Online Store

Today, American Trucking Associations opened the official National Truck Driver Appreciation Week 2019 online store to provide the trucking industry...


Jul 24, 2019, 11:45 ET Media Advisory: ATA to Host Call on Latest Driver Shortage Figures

Following today's release of ATA's Driver Shortage Analysis 2019, American Trucking Associations Chief Economist Bob Costello will participate in a...


Jul 24, 2019, 10:30 ET ATA Releases Updated Driver Shortage Report and Forecast

Today, the American Trucking Associations released its latest examination of the driver shortage, finding the industry needed 60,800 more drivers at...