POSITIVE for the American Trucking Associations * USA: "Trump Truck" Event
* DC - Raising the profile of trucking nationally
--- The American Trucking Assns. brought two trucks to its visit with President Trump at the White House last week. One's trailer featured an American flag, while the other carried a message from the Trucking Moves America Forward program meant to emphasize the importance of trucking and truck drivers to the U.S. economy and everyday life... Now three years in the running, ATA's Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) program designs attention-getting trailer wraps intended as "moving billboards" promoting the trucking industry and the role of drivers in keeping the supply chain and economy — and everyday life — moving... Raising the profile and awareness of trucks and trucking among the American people is also part of the plan. It's no small task, with many among the passenger car portion of the motoring public unaware of trucking's critical contributions to the economy and exposed to trucks and trucking as more of an "us vs. them" situation as they encounter and perceive them out on the road...
(Photo courtesy American Trucking Assns.) -- Washington, DC, USA - Fleet Owner, by Aaron Marsh - Mar 29, 2017