2017 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 50 largest logistics companies in the U.S. and Canada
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Rankings

Top Airfreight Forwarders

Rank Company Headquarters Airfreight (Metric Tons)
1 DHL Supply Chain Westerville, Ohio 2,081,000
2 Kuehne + Nagel Inc. Jersey City, N.J. 1,304,000
3 DB Schenker USA Miami-Dade, Fla. 1,101,200
4 UPS Supply Chain Solutions Atlanta 935,300
5 Panalpina Inc. Morristown, N.J. 921,400
6 Expeditors International of Washington Seattle 875,914
7 Nippon Express Co. Japan 705,478
8 Bollore Logistics France 580,000
9 Hellmann Worldwide Logistics Germany 576,225
10 DSV Air & Sea Ltd. Clark, N.J. 574,644
11 Sinotrans Ltd. China 548,600
12 Kintetsu World Express Japan 457,000
13 Ceva Logistics Houston 421,800
14 Agility Logistics Irvine, Calif. 372,700
15 Yusen Logistics Secaucus, N.J. 332,389
16 Geodis Brentwood, Tenn. 330,000
17 NNR Global Logistics Japan 286,897
18 Kerry Logistics Network Hong Kong 282,200
19 FedEx Corp. Memphis, Tenn. 268,340
20 Apex Logistics International Compton, Calif. 260,000
21 Hitachi Transport System Japan 230,000
22 Dachser SE Germany 224,000
23 Pilot Freight Services United States 220,000
24 Dimerco Express Group Taiwan 219,000
25 Crane Worldwide Logistics Houston 195,082
26 Damco International The Netherlands 180,000
27 Logwin Logistics Germany 140,000
28 C.H. Robinson Worldwide Eden Prairie, Minn. 115,000
29 Toll Global Forwarding Carteret, N.J. 114,000
30 Mainfreight Ltd. New Zealand 113,119
31 Beijing Harmony Shipping & Fowarding Agent Co. China 100,000
32 XPO Logistics Inc. Greenwich, Conn. 72,600
33 Seko Logistics NULL 70,000
34 TransGroup Global Logistics Seattle 66,000
35 OIA Global United States 65,000
36 BDP International Philadelphia 60,000
37 AWOT Global China 60,000
38 CJ Logistics South Korea 57,517
39 American Global Logistics United States 50,000
40 BEL International Logistics Ltd. Hong Kong 50,000
41 Scanwell Logistics United States 40,000
42 Shanghai Hengrong International Transportation China 40,000
43 Cargo Services Far East Ltd. Hong Kong 31,000
44 MIQ Logistics United States 30,000
45 Mallory Alexander International Logistics United States 30,000
46 Air-City Co. Hong Kong 30,000
47 Sankyu Inc. Japan 24,172
48 Trinity Logistics Seaford, Del. 24,000
49 Werner Global Logistics Omaha, Neb. 20,000
50 Zephyr Logistics China 20,000
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Top 50 News
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Universal Expects Growth in Operating Income, EPS for First Time Since 2015

Universal Logistics Holdings Inc. expects revenue to grow about 10% in the third quarter when earnings are released after the market closes Oct. 26.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
October 6, 2017
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Cardinal Logistics to Lay Off 69 Employees in Virginia on Dec. 2

Cardinal Logistics Management Corp. will lay off 69 employees in Salem, Va., on Dec. 2 because of the “unexpected termination of a major business contract,” according to a filing with the state. Most of the 69 are truck drivers.

October 6, 2017
Top 50

North American Ports

Port of Los Angeles

A working group tasked with setting standards on port performance has not convened once in 2017 after business leaders and unions battled over whether to include metrics such as truck turn times and chassis availability in the U.S. Department of Transportation’s first annual report to Congress.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
September 11, 2017
Top 50

Focus on Air Cargo

FedEx cargo plane

A look at revenue generated by the world’s largest freight carriers shows a mixed picture. Check out our 2017 Transport Topics Top 50 Global Freight Carriers list.

Daniel P. Bearth | Transport Topics Senior Features Writer
September 11, 2017
Top 50

Map: Where They Are

Find out where the Top Global Freight Carriers are around the world.

September 11, 2017
Top 50

Top Cargo Airports in North America

September 11, 2017
Government, Business, Logistics, TCA, Top 50

Philadelphia Port Sees Continued Growth in Imports

The Philadelphia port continues to be on a roll, with more containerized freight, more liquid bulk cargoes, and more cars arriving at Philadelphia’s 15 piers and terminals on the Delaware River.

Linda Loyd | Philly.com
September 6, 2017
Top 50

A Timeline of Inland Ports

Transport Topics
September 19, 2016
Top 50

North American Ports

Check out this map of North American ports by region.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Features Writer
September 19, 2016
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