VIDEO: Truck Driver Shortage Could Cause Increased Prices, Delays

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(Last Updated On: November 24, 2017)

 

More than 70 percent of the goods we consume are carried on the nation’s highways, but a new report says the industry needs to hire roughly 90,000 new truckers each year to keep up with demand.

Bob Costello, the chief economist for American Trucking Associations, says “Once we hit that 100,000 mark, I think that’s where we start to see problems throughout the economy,” Costello said.

 

 

From CBS This Morning, October 26, 2017

 

 

 

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