2018 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 50 Largest Logistics Companies in North America
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Top Ocean Freight Forwarders

Rank Company Headquarters Ocean Containers
1 Kuehne + Nagel Inc. Switzerland 4,355,000
2 DHL Supply Chain Germany 3,259,000
3 Sinotrans Ltd. China 2,950,800
4 DB Schenker USA Germany 2,126,800
5 Panalpina Inc. Switzerland 1,520,500
6 DSV Air & Sea Ltd. Copenhagen, Denmark 1,389,611
7 Yusen Logistics Japan 1,369,039
8 Expeditors International of Washington United States 1,070,424
9 Kerry Logistics Network Hong Kong 1,053,485
10 Hellmann Worldwide Logistics Germany 897,379
11 Bollore Logistics France 856,000
12 LF Logistics Hong Kong 778,796
13 Agility Logistics Switzerland 740,000
14 Ceva Logistics The Netherlands 729,000
15 C.H. Robinson Worldwide United States 698,000
16 Geodis United States 690,000
17 Damco International The Netherlands 659,000
18 UPS Supply Chain Solutions United States 600,000
19 Orient Overseas Container Line Ltd. Hong Kong 600,000
20 Logwin Logistics Germany 600,000
21 Kintetsu World Express Japan 556,640
22 Nippon Express Co. Japan 550,000
23 Hitachi Transport System Japan 500,000
24 Mallory Alexander International Logistics United States 500,000
25 Dachser SE Germany 481,400
26 Toll Global Forwarding Australia 434,000
27 Honour Lane Shipping Hong Kong 326,490
28 CJ Logistics South Korea 310,850
29 Mainfreight Ltd. New Zealand 280,539
30 BDP International United States 275,782
31 Dimerco Express Group Taiwan 227,600
32 CWT Ltd. Singapore 170,000
33 Topocean Group Inc. United States 156,000
34 De Well Group United States 150,000
35 EFL Sri Lanka 146,300
36 NNR Global Logistics Japan 144,483
37 XPO Logistics Inc. United States 131,500
38 TransGroup Global Logistics United States 130,200
39 MIQ Logistics United States 125,000
40 Asia Shipping Transportes Internacionol Brazil 114,376
41 APL Logistics Singapore 112,848
42 Crane Worldwide Logistics United States 100,634
43 Scanwell Logistics United States 100,000
44 American Global Logistics United States 94,000
45 Qingdao Jet Marine Logistics China 80,000
46 City Ocean Logistics China 80,000
47 Odyssey Logistics & Technology United States 73,000
48 Sankyu Inc. Japan 71,894
49 AWOT Global China 70,000
50 Averitt Express Inc. United States 68,000
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On the Bubble

Radiant Logistics ($190 million), Bellevue, Wash., provides air and ocean freight forwarding, customs brokerage, freight brokerage, intermodal and drayage, inventory management and packaging, order fulfillment, returned goods management, transportation management and warehousing and distribution.
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Top 50 News
Business, Logistics, Top 100, Top 50

Universal Logistics Buoyed by Record Revenue, Strong Profits

Universal Logistics Holdings

Universal Logistics Holdings reported first-quarter net income of $10.4 million, or 37 cents per share, a rise of 147% from $4.3 million reported for the first quarter a year ago.

Burney Simpson | Staff Reporter
April 26, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 100, Top 50

UPS Delivers 1Q Net Income of $1.34 Billion, Up 15% Year-to-Year

UPS truck

UPS Inc. reported double-digit gains in the first quarter as a result of the strength of its global business as well as economic conditions.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
April 26, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Echo Global Logistics Reports Revenue Surge in 1Q

Echo Global Logistics

Echo Global Logistics reported record revenue in the first quarter of 2018 and posted a profit, compared with a loss a year ago, as tight capacity drove more business to third-party transportation service providers.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
April 25, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50

XPO Logistics Appoints Troy Cooper, Kenneth Wagers to Executive Posts

Bradley Jacobs

XPO Logistics promoted Troy Cooper to the newly created position of president from COO, and appointed Kenneth Wagers COO with responsibility for operations in 32 countries.

Transport Topics
April 24, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Lineage Expands Texas Warehouse

Lineage Logistics warehouse

Lineage Logistics recently began the expansion of its Sunnyvale, Texas, warehousing and distribution center, adding 94,000 square feet to the existing 311,885-square-foot facility.

Transport Topics
April 23, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Peoples Services Acquires Grimes Cos. to Expand in Southeast

Peoples Services

Peoples Services Inc., a logistics firm based in Canton, Ohio, acquired the assets of The Grimes Cos. in Jacksonville, Fla., a move that substantially expands the company’s warehousing and distribution services in the southeastern United States.

Transport Topics
April 18, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 100, Top 50

Mike Ducker to Step Down as FedEx Freight CEO on Aug. 15

Mike Ducker

Mike Ducker will retire Aug. 15 as president and CEO of FedEx Freight after leading the group for four years, FedEx Corp. announced April 16. His successor will be named later.

Burney Simpson | Staff Reporter
April 16, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Allen Lund, Founder of Freight Brokerage Firm, Dies

Allen Lund, founder of third-party transportation broker Allen Lund Co., died April 7 after recently being diagnosed with cancer. He was 77.

April 11, 2018
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 100, Top 50

Schneider, 8VC Partner to Boost Digital Supply Chain

Schneider truck

Venture capital firm 8VC and diversified truckload carrier Schneider announced a partnership to leverage technology on trucks to create a pathway to a fully digital supply chain.

Transport Topics
April 11, 2018
Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety, Logistics, Top 50

Replay: LiveOnWeb's 'Logistics, Accelerated'

LiveOnWeb panelists Evan Armstrong, Dan Bearth, Joe Howard, Bob Voltmann

Our April 18 LiveOnWeb program, “Logistics, Accelerated,” focused on how technology and innovation are changing the logistics business. Watch the replay.

Transport Topics
April 10, 2018

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