2023 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 100 Largest For-Hire Carriers in North America
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North America’s largest trucking companies continued growth in 2022 despite a weaker freight environment

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Rankings
Rank This Year Rank Last Year Company Revenue (000) Net Income (000) Employees Tractors* Trailers
1 1 100,300,000 11,500,000 536,000 16,440 85,024
2 2 92,619,000 2,992,000 547,000 38,749 141,902
3 4 14,814,000 969,351 37,000 20,215 43,040
4 5 8,813,000 823,000 25,836 18,347 38,091
5 3 7,718,000 666,000 38,000 8,200 27,000
6 6 7,437,000 430,914 1,449 11,281 18,593
7 7 7,429,000 771,000 27,900 21,899 83,210
8 8 6,604,400 457,800 17,050 10,200 44,120
9 11 6,506,000 288,000 48,000 69,400 41,500
10 9 6,260,077 1,377,159 24,027 11,274 45,567
11 13 5,340,000 357,000 5,900 3,050 4,600
12 14 5,324,052 298,209 15,000 4,457 23,968
13 10 5,245,000 22,000 30,000 12,700 42,000
14 12 5,150,000 - 22,111 9,694 37,032
15 15 4,400,000 - 20,743 8,242 22,375
16 16 3,900,000 - 16,800 5,000 14,300
17 17 3,289,978 241,256 14,300 8,639 27,650
18 19 2,864,000
est
- 6,774 19,709
19 20 2,813,522 450,972 4,685 8,575 17,472
20 18 2,800,000 338,000 13,222 529 1,070
21 21 2,792,057 357,422 12,300 6,200 20,800
22 24 2,480,512 - 10,000 7,320 12,700
23 22 2,425,000
est
- 650 9,000 3,000
24 23 2,161,000 -42,000 9,397 7,200 14,400
25 26 2,015,456 - 10,000 4,260 3,945
26 25 2,000,000 - 6,224 4,788
27 27 1,973,000 193,000 4,155 916 6,726
28 29 1,837,665 - 6,500 3,996 5,544
29 32 1,834,641 - 9,309 5,255 15,774
30 30 1,794,300 - 2,413 2,631 6,941
31 31 1,773,000 50,000 4,123 4,982 10,723
32 35 1,741,123 - 8,694 3,075 8,440
33 36 1,710,000 - 3,600 3,950 6,400
34 38 1,680,306 - 5,500 3,792 10,566
35 27 1,662,000
est
-
36 33 1,600,000 - 795 150 5,237
37 52 1,536,895 121,906 4,459 2,167 6,333
38 37 1,525,000
est
- 6,500 5,000 13,000
39 34 1,510,000 - 8,964 3,289 9,854
40 43 1,397,609 - 2,797 1,890 150
41 39 1,300,000 - 2,519 1,088 3,348
42 47 1,263,878 110,354 4,575 3,660 5,753
43 42 1,251,872 - 1,175 3,337 2,911
44 40 1,236,000
est
- 2,953 11,877
45 64 1,219,000 - 2,624 3,152 5,250
46 40 1,216,858 108,682 4,985 2,368 5,074
47 1,210,000 202,900 1,027 160 1,976
48 48 1,142,000 - 3,500 5,900
49 53 1,109,156 - 4,406 2,577 9,300
50 45 1,107,974 145,023 5,300 3,550 9,200
51 44 1,102,000 - 4,070 3,245 9,000
52 54 1,069,554 142,500 5,500 3,261 8,200
53 46 1,064,200 13,400 840 1,638 3,562
54 61 1,014,000 - 746 1,016 1,626
55 49 1,012,000 - 5,583 3,300 3,900
56 60 1,004,000 - 5,838 2,261 5,223
57 51 984,000
est
- 1,600 2,600 7,500
58 66 968,000 137,000 4,710 5,946 18,551
59 72 950,000
est
- 3,000 2,702 5,019
60 50 948,670 - 5,315 1,611 4,131
61 58 947,000 91,000 3,395 2,451 7,784
62 55 910,000 184,500 3,350 2,275 3,850
63 57 853,000
est
25,000 2,069 2,157 6,548
64 56 802,000
est
- 1,837 1,978 2,110
65 59 774,000 - 3,500 2,519 3,402
66 63 768,000 - 3,977 1,528 3,036
67 749,767 - 3,806 2,200 1,890
68 62 727,612 - 2,527 2,569 7,426
69 74 715,000 - 2,094 1,640 3,764
70 65 635,000 - 266 2,093 2,093
71 67 626,000
est
- 1,681 3,250
72 73 622,328 - 2,897 1,756 6,311
73 70 606,744 - 2,933 2,166 5,820
74 68 596,000
est
- 1,806 5,066
75 71 579,000 - 2,000 1,286 1,284
76 75 566,000
est
- 3,098 4,252
77 69 525,000
est
- 11,396
78 93 510,000 - 450 1,500
79 79 461,256 - 2,173 1,645 2,763
80 91 452,201 - 260 550 650
81 83 439,000 - 1,485 576 1,147
82 86 438,305 - 1,698 1,456 2,281
83 76 437,035 - 1,684 1,621 3,125
84 85 425,000
est
- 1,213 983 5,689
85 98 404,080 18,789 596 1,096 1,719
86 84 393,000 - 1,225 675 1,400
87 80 389,000
est
-
88 79 386,000
est
-
89 81 377,600
est
- 2,051 7,140
90 82 365,000
est
- 1,206 649 3,500
91 88 360,848 3,583 930 616 1,089
92 90 356,000 - 1,170 995 1,920
93 96 340,886 - 509 757 3,400
94 94 338,000
est
- 1,700 777 2,487
95 89 333,000
est
- 1,150 4,000
96 92 328,129 - 1,300 1,200 4,600
97 95 316,800 - 1,200 1,897 5,487
98 100 301,328 - 1,260 900 3,200
99 97 265,000
est
- 1,545 1,170 3,500
100 253,300 - 588 653 1,250
Extras

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ODFL Reports Q1 Revenue and Earnings Growth

Old Dominion Freight Line experienced growth in revenue and earnings for the first quarter of 2024, the company reported April 24.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
April 24, 2024
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UPS Reports 41% Earnings Drop During Q1

UPS Inc. experienced a 41.3% drop in earnings during the first quarter of 2024, the company reported April 23.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
April 23, 2024
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Five Auto Haulers to Merge as Backer Files for IPO

Five auto carriers look set to merge, with the combined entity likely to then add to its assets by buying up competitors, if an initial public offering pans out as planned.

Keiron Greenhalgh | Staff Reporter
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J.B. Hunt Reports $2.9 Billion Revenue for Q1

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. experienced a decline in revenue and earnings during the first quarter of 2024, the company reported April 16.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
April 17, 2024
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Truck Software Developer Platform Science Raises $125M

Platform Science raised $125 million in capital to accelerate the launch of its software platform with additional truck manufacturers, a spokesperson for the company said April 16.

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April 17, 2024
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Amazon Becomes the Largest US Private EV Charging Operator

Amazon has installed more than 17,000 chargers at about 120 warehouses around the U.S., making the retail giant the largest operator of private EV charging infrastructure in the country.

Matt Day | Bloomberg News
April 15, 2024
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Kenan Advantage Group Owner Omers Exploring IPO

Omers Private Equity is exploring an initial public offering of Kenan Advantage Group, one of North America’s biggest tank truck transporter and logistics providers, according to sources.

Gillian Tan and Paula Sambo | Bloomberg News
April 12, 2024
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Roadrunner Opens Service Center in Atlanta

Roadrunner opened a new less-than-truckload service center in Atlanta, the longhaul freight carrier announced April 10.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
April 10, 2024
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Kodiak Forms Autonomous Truck Council With Walmart, UPS

Kodiak Robotics launched an advisory council to bolster its efforts to commercialize autonomous trucks with the help of trucking industry leaders, the company announced March 27.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
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