US: Driver expenses make up higher percentage of operational cost of trucking18.10.2017 US: Driver expenses make up higher percentage of operational cost of trucking
Truck News, 18 Oct 2017, online:-
According to the American Transportation Research Institute's 2017 report titled An Analysis of the Operational Costs of Trucking, the average cost per mile was at USD 1.59 (EUR 1.33) in 2016. The costs have been impacted by a 17% decline in fuel expenses over 2015, a 5% increase in driver wages and an 18% increase in driver benefits.
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