Canadian Trucking Industry Facts

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Here are some fun facts about the trucking industry in Canada.

Did you know?

In Canada, over 90% of consumer products and foodstuffs are shipped by truck.
In 2021 there were over 324,000 truck drivers in Canada.
2/3 of trade with the US is shipped by truck. That’s more than rail, sea, and air combined.
The Canadian trucking industry is a major contributor to the country's economy, generating over $65 billion in revenue annually and accounting for approximately 3.5% of Canada's GDP.
One of the biggest challenges facing the Canadian trucking industry is a shortage of qualified drivers.
Canada has one of the largest trucking industries in the world, with more than 500,000trucks on the road.
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