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MTA is smart business. As a statewide, full-service trade association, Michigan Trucking Association has promoted the interests of Michigan motors carriers since 1934.

The mission of MTA is to serve the interests of the trucking industry; enhance the industry's image, efficiency, productivity and competitiveness; promote highway safety; provide educational programs; and work for a healthy business environment.

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MI Truck Driving Championship
Lansing, MI
June 6 - 7, 2014

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AJD Forest Products – Private Carrier

AMBEST, Inc. - Associate Member

Burrell & Burrell, LLC – Motor Carrier

Consumers Energy – Private Carrier

Dave Burley Development LLC - Operator

Drakkar - Associate

Driver Buddy – Associate - Associate

Graff Truck Centers, Inc. – Associate Member

Gregg’s Trucking – Motor Carrier

HNI Risk Services, LLC – Associate

Janx Services – Associate

JK Transportation LLC - Operator

Johnson Sign Company – Private Carrier

Metro Truck Repair – Associate

Old Dominion Freight Line – Motor Carrier

Schooley Mitchell – Associate member

The Trucking Summit – Associate

Transforce – Associate

Transfuels – Associate

Transtar Insurance Brokers, Inc. – Associate

TruckersReport Factoring – Associate

TrueNorth Companies - Associate

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Michigan Trucking Association
1131 Centennial Way - Lansing, MI 48917
Phone (517) 321-1951 - Fax (517) 321-0884