Don’t you love infographics?
Trucking is an impressive $790 billion industry. 82% of all goods in the US get transported by a truck at some point and top products include electronics, furniture, food and clothing.
Some exciting or unexpected facts from this infographic:
- Do you know that half of truckers have 200+ nights out every year: more than any young person?
- Truckers earn up to $80,000 – almost twice the average American yearly wage
- Truckers are freight brokers’ choice of transport, shipping over 81% of the total freight revenue
- Top 25 freight brokerage firms have a combined revenue of $22.7 billion