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Trucking Industry Stats

TRUCKING COMPANY INDUSTRY STATISTICS

  • 275.5 billion in annual revenue
  • 280,000 trailers are sold per year
  • 53.9 billion gallons of fuel are consumed yearly
  • 671 billion in merchandise is shipped yearly
  • 21.4 billion dollars in road usage and taxes are paid every year
  • 432.9 billion miles are driven on U.S. highways, 139.3 by class 8 (tractor-trailers)
  • 15.5 million tractor-trailers are on the road
  • 8.9 million trucking employees, including, 3.5 million truck drivers
  • 500,000 trucking companies operate in the U.S. with many more needed.