The industry of transportation is certainly a large one all throughout the world. As a matter of fact, there are now up to 12 million different kinds of vehicles, including trucks, locomotives, and rail cars, now used to move goods from one part of the country to the next. This has been great for employment all throughout this country as well, due to the fact that more than five and a half million people are employed to drive these commercial vehicles. And even more people are employed in some other facet of the industry of transportation as well, something that certainly should not be looked over.
Of course, the transportation industry in the United States is very much on the rise. Much of the data that has been gathered on the subject is very much in support of this claim. For one thing, the sheer amount of goods shipped is expected to grow quite impressively in the coming years. For while around 15 billion tons were shipped in the year of 2015, more than 18 billion will be ship