×

Download your copy to get data-backed insights on the driver shortage.

I am a...
Company Name
Thank you!
Error - something went wrong!
   

Drivers Wanted: Using Data to Understand the Truck Driver Shortage

Research Study Overview

Is the US logistics industry facing a dire shortage of commercial truck drivers? 

Truckload brokerage experts and logistics journalists have been going back and forth on the question for years. 

One thing everyone agrees on: drivers are indispensable to our lifestyle. They keep food, clothes, medicine, books, gadgets, and almost anything else you can name, on our shelves.

To bring research-backed insights into this important conversation, Coyote Logistics teamed up with Emsi, a leading labor market research firm, combining labor market data with on-the-ground expertise from logistics leaders.

This original research study — cited in CSCMP's State of Logistics ReportJournal of Commerce, Logistics Management, Transport Topics, and more — examines the extent and shape of the commercial trucking shortage, the complications from the pandemic, and the possible steps toward solutions that benefit truckers and businesses alike. 

 

Here's a preview of the insights — download the study for full access. 
 


Get Data-Backed Insights on the Truck Driver Shortage

  • Size of the labor market for CDL drivers, including light-duty and heavy-duty
  • Analysis of competing labor markets, including warehousing
  • Number of job postings required to hire a driver
  • How COVID-19 has impacted the driver shortage
  • Key challenges to hiring and retaining drivers
  • 5 potential solutions to overcome these challenges
Previous Article
Watch the Q2 Truckload Market Forecast: Diving into the Driver Shortage Webinar On Demand
Watch the Q2 Truckload Market Forecast: Diving into the Driver Shortage Webinar On Demand

Learn from 4 experts as they discuss freight market trends and how the driver shortage is impacting carrier...

Next Article
How to Get the Perfect Spot Rate: 8 Rules of Freight Quoting
How to Get the Perfect Spot Rate: 8 Rules of Freight Quoting

Every shipper has to get spot quotes for their truckload and LTL freight — these do's and don'ts will help ...