Oil Consumption by The Numbers

As fuel prices continue to rise (average per gallon price of diesel $4.078, higest in 12 years), it may be interesting to take a look at some facts regarding oil consumption. See below.

Oil Consumption by the Numbers

  • The United States gets 40% of its engery from oil
  • The average American spends 6% of their gross income on gasoline
  • The United States is the largest consumer of oil in the world and the 3rd largest producer of oil in the world
  • The average truck pays over $40,000 annually in taxes
  • Trucking industry accounts for 12.8% of all fuel purchased
  • World consumes 30 billion barrels of oil a year

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Why Choose All America Transportation

Monitored Freight Shipments

After regular business hours, All America Transportation, Inc. has a Transportation Professional on-call to handle any issues or concerns for our freight shipments. Call our toll-free number any time to reach the on-call designee.

Cargo Insurance Coverage

At All America Transportation, Inc., we go above and beyond federal insurance requirements. To give our clients extra assurance, all of our freight shipments are protected by a $100,000 Contingency Cargo Insurance Policy. This ensures an extra layer of protection for our clients and expert claims assistance in the rare event of cargo damage.

Direct Contact With Drivers

Our dispatchers communicate directly with the drivers providing all pickup and delivery information while allowing our staff to track every truck. This helps to eliminate driver calls to shippers and consignees for directions and times, keeping communication streamlined.