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Latest Freight Forecast Projects 25.6% Increase in Tonnage by 2030


ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the American Trucking Associations released its latest ATA Freight Transportation Forecast: 2019 to 2030, an annual projection of the state of the freight economy, showing continued growth in the industry.

American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward. (PRNewsFoto/American Trucking Associations)

"America's trucking industry, and the overall freight transportation industry, are poised to experience strong growth over the next decade as the country's economy and population grow," said ATA Chief Economist Bob Costello. "Our annual Freight Forecast is a valuable look at where we are headed so leaders in business and government can make important decisions about investments and policy."

Among the findings in this year's Forecast:

"Freight Forecast clearly lays out why meeting challenges like infrastructure and workforce development are so critical to our industry's success," said ATA President and CEO Chris Spear. "It belongs on the desk of every decision maker in our industry and in the supply chain."

ATA Freight Transportation Forecast: 2019 to 2030 is available for sale now at ATA Business Solutions. To purchase a copy, click here.

American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight. Follow ATA on Twitter or on Facebook. Trucking Moves America Forward

SOURCE American Trucking Associations


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