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IRU Global Truck Driver Shortage Report 2023
Global Truck Driver Shortage Report 2023

How many truck driver positions are unfilled? How many will be unfilled in 2028? What trends are shaping the shortage? What are the demographic characteristics of the truck driver population? How are road transport associations and companies as well as governments making the profession more accessible and attractive?

IRU’s full 2023 Global Freight Driver Shortage Report provides national and regional breakdowns of the chronic shortage of truck drivers, based on a survey of more than 4,700 trucking companies.

The report’s geographical scope covers: Argentina, China, Europe (EU-27 + Norway and the UK), Mexico, Russia, Türkiye, the United Sates, and Uzbekistan – representing 72% of global GDP.

On solutions and best practices, the report features an array of actions implemented by road transport associations and governments – as well as leading transport companies such as CEVA Logistics, Scania and Truckfly by Michelin – to make the truck driver profession more accessible and attractive.

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See also: Driver Shortage Report 2023​ Freight – Europe

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Published on: 29/02/2024 - 10:00
Author: IRU
Type of document: Reports & publications
Region: Global
Size: 122 pages