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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...


Jul 23, 2019, 12:01 ET ATA Truck Tonnage Index Fell 1.1% in June

American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 1.1% in June after falling 4% in May. In...


Jul 22, 2019, 15:33 ET ATA Praises DOL Opinion Letter on Sleeper Berth Time

Today, American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear thanked the Department of Labor for issuing an opinion clarifying that time spent ...


Jul 19, 2019, 17:01 ET ATA Praises Choice of Eugene Scalia as Labor Secretary Nominee

Today, American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear praised President Trump's choice of Eugene Scalia as the nominee for Secretary of ...


Jul 17, 2019, 11:34 ET Turnover Rate at Large Truckload Carriers Jumped in First Quarter

Today, the American Trucking Associations Chief Economist Bob Costello said the turnover rate in the first quarter of the year demonstrated a muddled ...


Jul 03, 2019, 11:39 ET Show and Tell: ATA Unveils 2019 National Truck Driver Appreciation Week Logo

Today, American Trucking Associations revealed the official 2019 National Truck Driver Appreciation Week logo and thank-a-trucker toolkit. The...


Jun 28, 2019, 14:00 ET CIMC Intermodal Equipment Announced as ATA Featured Product Provider

Today, American Trucking Associations announced it is renewing CIMC Intermodal Equipment, the world's largest manufacturer of intermodal chassis...


Jun 26, 2019, 13:35 ET New Benchmarking Report Shows Impact of Winter Weather on Maintenance

Today, American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council, as part of its Fleet Data Management & Cybersecurity Conference, released...


Jun 18, 2019, 12:01 ET ATA Truck Tonnage Index Fell 6.1% in May

American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 6.1% in May after jumping 7% in April. In...