2022 Top 100 For-Hire Carriers

2022 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 100 Largest For-Hire Carriers in North America
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Up Front
2022 Top 100 For-Hire Carriers List Illustrates Growth of Large Fleets
For-hire motor carriers achieved significant revenue gains and higher profits last year, powered by surging freight demand.
How the Pandemic Accelerated Change for Motor Carriers
The pandemic accelerated driver wages, shortened routes to match shopping patterns and increased automation across the supply chain.
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Rank This Year Rank Last Year Company Revenue (000) Net Income (000) Employeessort descending Tractors* Trailers
49 44 10 Roads Express 917,000 - - 5,052 5,287
81 80 Dart Transit Co. 377,600
est
- - 2,051 7,140
19 19 R+L Carriers 2,427,000
est
- - 6,774 19,709
67 61 Trimac Transportation 600,000
est
- - 1,681 3,250
68 64 Heniff Transportation Systems 562,000
est
- - 1,806 5,066
40 43 Central Transport International 1,046,000
est
- - 2,953 11,877
89 - Western Flyer Express 320,000 - - 1,150 4,000
75 74 TMC Transportation 450,000
est
- - 3,098 4,252
27 47 LaserShip Inc./OnTrac Inc. 1,662,000
est
- - - -
77 75 Roadrunner Freight 430,000
est
- - - -
48 41 KLLM Transport Services 953,000 - - 3,200 6,100
80 94 Daylight Transport 380,000 - - - -
91 - Beemac Trucking 301,000 - 130 525 610
65 70 Mercer Transportation Co. 614,000 - 247 2,180 2,180
87 84 John Christner Trucking 334,000 17,000 315 754 1,236
93 81 ContainerPort Group 287,000 - 363 1,296 16
61 83 R&R Express 680,000 - 397 504 642
96 - Artur Express 272,000 - 471 776 3,047
22 27 Evans Delivery 2,050,000 - 650 9,000 3,000
46 49 Atlas World Group 974,000 17,000 655 1,653 3,615
98 99 PGT Trucking 253,700 - 695 1,138 1,825
88 - Leonard's Express 327,000 - 700 582 1,000
33 30 UniGroup 1,499,000 - 835 2,889 4,767
90 95 Trans-System Inc. 315,000 - 990 940 1,886
100 - Paper Transport 244,000 - 1,100 850 3,200
42 54 Bennett International Group 998,000 - 1,114 2,726 1,865
99 100 Smith Transport 246,000
est
- 1,136 816 2,250
78 82 Challenger Motor Freight 402,000 - 1,200 1,545 3,380
95 - Transervice Logistics 278,300 - 1,200 366 2,181
82 85 Red Classic 365,000 - 1,206 649 3,500
85 86 Koch Cos. 359,000 - 1,213 983 5,689
84 90 Dupré Logistics 360,000 188,000 1,260 750 2,000
6 9 Landstar System 6,538,000 721,000 1,399 11,864 18,307
92 - New Legend Inc. 294,000 37,000 1,400 1,000 4,600
97 - Paschall Truck Lines 265,000 - 1,545 1,170 3,500
76 76 Foodliner/Quest Liner 437,000 - 1,562 1,608 2,914
51 38 Quality Carriers 850,000 - 1,600 2,600 7,500
86 92 Melton Truck Lines 338,000 - 1,611 1,233 2,191
94 - Oak Harbor Freight Lines 284,000
est
- 1,700 777 2,487
56 52 United Road Services 713,000
est
- 1,837 1,978 2,110
74 87 Quantix Supply Chain Solutions 454,000 -72,000 1,850 1,632 3,594
83 - Dependable Supply Chain Services 363,000 - 1,965 462 1,167
79 79 Maverick USA 398,000 - 1,977 1,458 2,671
64 66 Hirschbach Motor Lines 626,000 - 1,990 2,299 3,861
57 65 USA Truck 710,000 25,000 2,069 2,157 6,548
62 63 Cowan Systems 655,000 - 2,301 2,346 7,487
30 32 Anderson Trucking Service 1,567,000 - 2,325 2,588 7,082
43 72 IMC Cos. 983,000 - 2,371 1,700 150
39 39 Lynden 1,080,000 - 2,472 880 2,430
58 71 P.A.M. Transport 707,100 76,500 2,510 1,970 6,859
73 78 Mesilla Valley Transportation 494,000 - 2,616 1,796 6,000
55 58 Stevens Transport 745,000 129,000 2,900 2,050 3,600
70 73 Roehl Transport 521,000 - 2,968 2,074 5,883
72 77 Consolidated Fastfrate 500,000 - 3,000 1,152 1,644
36 40 PS Logistics 1,375,000 - 3,100 3,625 5,700
66 56 Heartland Express 607,000 79,000 3,180 3,193 10,741
53 57 Bison Transport 778,000 - 3,732 2,115 6,057
63 69 A. Duie Pyle Inc. 628,000 - 3,734 1,444 2,962
71 68 Jack Cooper Holdings 507,000
est
- 3,753 1,286 1,284
31 26 Daseke Inc. 1,557,000 56,000 4,006 4,697 11,266
46 42 Marten Transport 974,000 85,000 4,007 3,204 5,299
44 45 Cardinal Logistics 981,000 - 4,200 3,025 8,000
27 33 Forward Air 1,662,000 116,000 4,327 865 6,370
59 59 Canada Cartage System 701,000 - 4,332 2,880 2,700
45 51 Western Express 977,000 - 4,400 3,150 8,400
20 18 Prime Inc. 2,408,000 351,000 4,411 7,601 14,700
52 60 Mullen Group 838,000 - 4,622 2,241 6,151
54 53 AAA Cooper Transportation 776,000 - 5,000 2,650 -
13 13 Hub Group 4,232,000 171,000 5,000 3,600 6,100
50 48 Pitt Ohio Transportation Group 900,000 - 5,087 1,565 3,995
38 35 Ruan 1,227,820 - 5,500 3,475 8,210
60 55 Dayton Freight Lines 684,000 145,000 5,593 1,813 4,970
40 46 Covenant Logistics Group 1,046,000 - 5,600 2,563 5,213
37 37 Crete Carrier Corp. 1,304,000 - 6,500 5,000 13,000
25 24 CRST The Transportation Solution 1,800,000 - 6,536 4,894 14,289
29 25 C.R. England 1,644,000 - 6,588 3,833 5,897
26 29 Universal Logistics Holdings 1,751,000 - 8,000 4,066 3,800
34 31 Day & Ross 1,489,000 - 8,400 4,600 9,150
35 34 Southeastern Freight Lines 1,476,000 - 8,490 2,788 8,060
23 21 U.S. Xpress Enterprises 1,949,000 11,000 8,689 6,400 13,600
32 36 Averitt Express 1,532,000 - 9,000 5,090 15,071
24 23 Kenan Advantage Group 1,904,000
est
- 9,311 7,121 12,235
69 67 Two Men and a Truck Movers 525,000
est
- 11,396 - -
21 20 Saia Inc. 2,300,000 335,000 12,000 5,600 19,300
17 17 Werner Enterprises 2,734,000 259,000 13,525 8,775 27,225
18 22 Purolator 2,600,000 293,000 13,533 522 2,005
14 15 ArcBest 3,980,000 214,000 14,000 4,360 23,438
16 16 NFI 3,100,000 - 15,500 4,600 13,000
8 7 Schneider 5,600,000 405,000 16,050 11,300 36,700
15 14 Penske Logistics 3,700,000 - 19,994 5,583 13,771
12 12 Estes Express Lines 4,447,000 - 21,700 8,500 34,000
9 10 Old Dominion Freight Line 5,256,000 1,034,000 24,372 10,403 41,220
7 6 Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings 6,000,000 966,000 27,900 21,351 75,019
5 5 TFI International 7,220,000 664,000 29,539 22,812 50,091
10 8 Yellow Corp. 5,122,000 104,000 32,000 14,200 42,000
4 4 J.B. Hunt Transport Services 12,168,000 760,800 34,978 18,617 39,994
11 11 Ryder Supply Chain Solutions 4,612,000 166,000 41,900 70,700 43,500
3 3 XPO Logistics 12,800,000 323,000 42,000 7,900 25,800
1 1 UPS Inc. 97,300,000 12,900,000 534,000 15,554 85,398
2 2 FedEx Corp. 91,683,000 6,118,000 577,000 37,488 136,947
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Werner Enterprises Reports Record for Q2

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ArcBest Corp. posted records for quarterly revenue, operating income and net income for the second quarter of 2022.

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