2015 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 100 largest For-Hire Carriers in the U.S. and Canada

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Rankings

Rank This Year Rank Last Year Company Revenue (000) Net Income (000) Employees Tractors* Trailers
1 1
UPS Inc.
58,232,000 3,032,000 435,000 106,000
55 74
United Road Services
532,000 - 1,700 1,772
72 79
California Cartage Co.
368,700 - 1,200
74 83
Cassens Transport Co.
328,649 - 1,445 1,371
43 37
Jack Cooper Holdings
790,000 - 3,500
14 43
XPO Logistics
2,356,600 -63,600 10,000 6,200
90 104
IMC Cos.
236,000 - 1,522 1,037 88
8 8
Hub Group
3,571,126 51,558 2,568 2,977 448
92 109
Dicom Transportation Group
230,874 - 1,200 812 450
68 81
Evans Delivery
400,000 - 275 3,150 525
97 93
Calyx Transportation Group
218,198 - 500 750
58 54
Suddath
500,000 - 2,000 384 754
82 69
Graebel Moving and Workplace Solutions
270,000 - 2,000 420 800
100 95
Wheaton World Wide Moving
210,527 6,945 180 717 1,075
89 107
Transport Investments
237,068 - 115 755 1,101
80 88
Dependable Supply Chain Services
282,000 - 1,777 496 1,130
81 88
John Christner Trucking
271,104 15,033 213 733 1,184
22 19
Purolator
1,524,071 - 11,500 489 1,286
94 86
Consolidated Fastfrate
222,960 - 710 504 1,371
95 96
Quantix Supply Chain Solutions
222,000 - 1,100 750 1,400
63 76
Bennett International Group
436,024 - 772 1,408 1,418
83 91
Trans-System Inc.
262,627 - 965 924 1,463
87 91
Groendyke Transport
241,313 - 1,423 975 1,500
95 108
Martin Transportation Systems
222,000 - 1,551 930 1,800
98 105
Navajo Express Inc.
218,000 - 1,300 1,000 1,800
90 102
Melton Truck Lines
236,000 - 1,378 1,107 1,837
75 82
A. Duie Pyle Inc.
318,811 - 2,500 822 1,900
76 80
Maverick USA
316,018 21,044 1,813 1,376 1,983
52 60
Pitt Ohio Transportation Group
551,300 - 3,140 812 2,037
85 89
Superior Bulk Logistics
260,200 7,600 1,416 1,189 2,099
53 57
Mercer Transportation Co.
547,269 - 325 2,189 2,189
60 70
Acme Truck Line
487,208 - 3,000 2,007 2,257
56 51
Canada Cartage System
516,976 - 2,543 2,417
88 106
Black Horse Carriers
238,000 - 1,965 950 2,800
84 94
Paschall Truck Lines
261,211 - 1,150 3,000
34 47
Forward Air
1,010,959 61,169 3,600 1,300 3,100
44 39
Day & Ross
771,988 - 1,602 1,552 3,103
64 65
Dayton Freight Lines
436,000 - 3,610 1,228 3,109
36 34
Quality Carriers
991,758 20,640 1,188 3,195 3,171
78 77
Challenger Motor Freight
300,130 - 1,900 1,640 3,300
57 52
Mullen Group
516,878 - 2,092 1,374 3,529
47 47
Stevens Transport
673,160 91,310 2,835 2,775 3,782
66 67
Cowan Systems
421,515 - 1,700 1,748 3,795
59 55
Bison Transport
398,990 - 2,321 1,502 3,857
37 36
Atlas World Group
878,313 9,542 644 2,086 4,012
69 66
Roehl Transport
395,971 - 2,500 2,255 4,090
77 73
Comcar Industries
315,972 - 2,409 1,937 4,226
61 54
TransX Group of Companies
482,571 - 2,560 1,505 4,240
24 15
Sirva Inc.
1,464,400 - 2,700 2,609 4,263
79 84
Koch Cos.
285,000 - 980 839 4,584
62 58
Shevell Group
461,000 - 3,559 1,920 4,600
45 40
Trimac Transportation
737,725 - 3,262 2,167 4,679
71 68
Mesilla Valley Transportation
372,000 - 1,700 1,300 4,800
29 32
Penske Logistics
1,137,000 - 13,000 2,054 4,918
67 63
P.A.M. Transport
410,937 13,491 2,911 1,761 4,919
93 98
Brown Integrated Logistics
224,655 - 1,104 1,047 5,100
17 21
Roadrunner Freight
1,872,816 51,974 4,142 4,170 5,135
73 79
Epes Carriers Inc.
341,494 24,001 1,359 1,121 5,500
40 42
KLLM Transport Services
863,000 - 3,800 5,500
49 60
Daseke Inc.
668,000 - 2,500 2,610 5,515
54 57
Western Express
540,104 - 3,107 2,404 5,700
65 61
Dart Transit Co.
425,503 3,854 1,365 1,875 5,789
23 20
C.R. England
1,517,290 - 7,385 4,087 5,923
51 49
AAA Cooper Transportation
580,371 - 4,500 2,450 6,000
13 11
Ryder Supply Chain Solutions
2,461,149 122,356 4,098 6,042
38 41
Anderson Trucking Service
873,432 - 1,389 2,519 6,127
50 51
USA Truck
602,477 6,285 2,183 6,216
27 28
Universal Logistics Holdings
1,191,521 45,370 4,218 4,408 6,291
99 103
Central Freight Lines
214,000 - 1,448 6,648
46 44
Covenant Logistics Group
718,980 17,808 4,400 2,665 6,722
25 24
CRST The Transportation Solution
1,351,571 - 5,129 4,394 7,290
30 26
NFI
1,105,000 - 8,000 2,264 7,500
41 38
Ruan
848,759 - 5,595 3,754 8,395
19 17
UniGroup
1,700,000 - 1,150 5,001 8,500
20 23
Kenan Advantage Group
1,567,453 - 7,265 6,455 9,448
21 22
Prime Inc.
1,563,413 207,436 4,450 6,187 10,637
42 45
Celadon Group Inc.
806,400 35,579 4,582 4,031 11,180
31 31
Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings
1,102,332 102,862 5,526 4,738 11,487
28 27
Southeastern Freight Lines
1,171,968 - 8,299 3,599 11,496
26 25
Saia Inc.
1,272,321 51,991 8,900 3,780 11,530
32 30
Crete Carrier Corp.
1,100,000 - 5,500 5,130 12,883
39 33
Heartland Express
871,355 84,834 4,500 4,776 12,970
5 5
Yellow Corp.
5,068,800 -67,700 33,000 6,400 13,000
33 29
Averitt Express
1,078,000 - 4,441 13,075
10 10
Landstar System
3,184,790 138,809 1,211 8,662 13,732
18 18
U.S. Xpress Enterprises
1,730,000 - 7,770 17,000
9 9
TFI International
3,363,213 138,902 16,050 14,980 18,680
16 14
Werner Enterprises
2,139,289 98,650 10,664 7,105 22,305
15 16
Estes Express Lines
2,173,000 - 15,815 6,620 24,592
11 12
Old Dominion Freight Line
2,787,897 267,514 18,804 6,907 27,635
3 3
J.B. Hunt Transport Services
6,165,441 374,792 20,158 12,995 27,731
7 7
Schneider
3,900,000 - 17,450 12,300 32,350
4 4
Con-way Inc.
5,806,069 137,039 30,100 12,100 33,300
6 6
Swift Transportation
4,298,724 161,151 21,274 18,836 61,652
2 2
FedEx Corp.
47,100,000 2,532,000 325,000 26,594 97,469

Extras

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