“Drivers of 18-wheelers, tractor-trailers, delivery trucks, freight trucks, and tanker trucks hauled more than $671 billion in goods across the United States-Mexico border in 2018.” – According to the article in freightwaves.com and its author Noi Mahoney
“However, there are around 50,000 unfilled driver positions throughout Mexico, according to Enrique González Muñoz, president of the Mexico City-based National Chamber of Freight Transport (CANACAR).” Mahoney also wrote in his article.
Lack of truck drivers is not only a problem in the US or Mexico. Trucking companies all over the world are also struggling to find qualified drivers.
You can read the full story HERE