2016 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 50 largest Global Freight Carriers
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Rankings
Rank This Yearsort descending Rank Last Year Company Headquarters Freight Revenue (Millions) Total Revenue (Millions) Freight Revenue Share
1 2 FedEx Corp. United States 52,014 56,241 92%
2 1 UPS Inc. United States 51,777 58,363 89%
3 3 China Railway Corp. China 37,208 147,452 25%
4 4 The Maersk Group Denmark 29,696 41,205 72%
5 6 Union Pacific Corp. United States 21,813 21,813 100%
6 5 Russian Railways Russia 21,408 32,652 66%
7 12 CMA CGM Group France 21,084 21,727 97%
8 7 BNSF Railway United States 21,002 21,967 96%
9 9 Deutsche Post DHL Group Germany 19,880 65,784 30%
10 8 Mediterranean Shipping Co. Switzerland 19,751 19,751 100%
11 10 Indian Railways India 17,868 25,653 70%
12 16 COSCO Group China 15,450 15,964 97%
13 11 NYK Group Japan 14,751 20,428 72%
14 13 Mitsui O.S.K Lines Japan 13,919 15,112 92%
15 21 Hapag-Lloyd AG Germany 13,441 13,441 100%
16 14 Deutsche Bahn AG Germany 12,311 44,946 27%
17 15 CSX Corp. United States 11,811 11,811 100%
18 17 Kawaski Kisen Kaisha Ltd. Japan 10,867 10,867 100%
19 18 Norfolk Southern Corp. United States 10,511 10,511 100%
20 19 Yamato Group Japan 9,674 11,436 85%
21 20 Canadian National Railway Canada 9,606 9,882 97%
22 28 SF Express China 7,612 7,612 100%
23 23 Hanjin Shipping Co. South Korea 6,800 6,800 100%
24 26 Hamburg Süd Group Germany 6,726 6,726 100%
25 24 SG Holdings Group Japan 6,318 8,215 77%
26 29 GeoPost Group France 6,131 6,303 97%
27 27 Orient Overseas (International) Ltd. Hong Kong 5,953 5,953 100%
28 32 J.B. Hunt Transport Services United States 5,501 6,188 89%
29 30 Canadian Pacific Railway Canada 5,134 5,260 98%
30 - XPO Logistics United States 5,111 12,411 41%
31 31 Hyundai Merchant Marine Co. South Korea 4,878 4,878 100%
32 34 YRC Worldwide United States 4,832 4,832 100%
33 35 Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. Taiwan 4,022 4,022 100%
34 40 Swift Transportation United States 3,903 4,229 92%
35 37 Evergreen Marine Corp. Taiwan 3,857 4,220 91%
36 36 Transnet Group South Africa 3,707 4,887 76%
37 43 Schneider United States 3,423 3,800 90%
38 - Pacific International Lines Singapore 3,169 4,600 69%
39 41 Toll Group Australia 3,078 6,397 48%
40 47 Emirates Group United Arab Emirates 3,034 22,738 13%
41 - TransForce Inc. Canada 3,013 3,158 95%
42 45 ZIM Integrated Shipping Services Israel 2,999 2,999 100%
43 48 Cathay Pacific Airways Hong Kong 2,983 13,202 23%
44 - Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. United States 2,972 2,972 100%
45 39 Kazakhstan Temir Zholy Kazakhstan 2,874 3,474 83%
46 50 Nippon Express Japan 2,810 16,046 18%
47 44 Aurizon Australia 2,687 2,687 100%
48 49 Lufthansa Group Germany 2,616 35,603 7%
49 - Korean Air South Korea 2,318 10,011 23%
50 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics Norway 2,308 3,321 70%
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