US recruits South African truck drivers as it struggles with shortage
- US companies are recruiting truck drivers from South Africa as the country struggles with a severe shortage.
- The US will need 100 00 drivers by 2023.
- “The only thing we need to do is teach them to drive on the right side of the road, and they’re good to go,” one US transport company says.
A shortage of truckers across the US has become so severe that companies are trying to bring in drivers from abroad like seemingly never before.
For the first time in her 10-year trucking…