2023 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 100 Largest For-Hire Carriers in North America
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Rankings
Rank This Year Rank Last Year Company Revenue (000) Net Income (000) Employees Tractors* Trailers
100
National Carriers
253,300 - 588 653 1,250
99 97
Paschall Truck Lines
265,000
est
- 1,545 1,170 3,500
98 100
Paper Transport
301,328 - 1,260 900 3,200
97 95
Transervice Logistics
316,800 - 1,200 1,897 5,487
96 92
New Legend
328,129 - 1,300 1,200 4,600
95 89
Western Flyer Express
333,000
est
- 1,150 4,000
94 94
Oak Harbor Freight Lines
338,000
est
- 1,700 777 2,487
93 96
Artur Express
340,886 - 509 757 3,400
92 90
Trans-System
356,000 - 1,170 995 1,920
91 88
Leonard's Express
360,848 3,583 930 616 1,089
90 82
Red Classic
365,000
est
- 1,206 649 3,500
89 81
Dart Transit Co.
377,600
est
- 2,051 7,140
88 79
Roadrunner Freight
386,000
est
-
87 80
Daylight Transport
389,000
est
-
86 84
Dupré Logistics
393,000 - 1,225 675 1,400
85 98
PGT Holdings
404,080 18,789 596 1,096 1,719
84 85
Koch Cos.
425,000
est
- 1,213 983 5,689
83 76
Foodliner/Quest Liner
437,035 - 1,684 1,621 3,125
82 86
Melton Truck Lines
438,305 - 1,698 1,456 2,281
81 83
Dependable Supply Chain Services
439,000 - 1,485 576 1,147
80 91
Beemac Trucking
452,201 - 260 550 650
79 79
Maverick USA
461,256 - 2,173 1,645 2,763
78 93
ContainerPort Group
510,000 - 450 1,500
77 69
Two Men and a Truck Movers
525,000
est
- 11,396
76 75
TMC Transportation
566,000
est
- 3,098 4,252
75 71
Jack Cooper Holdings
579,000 - 2,000 1,286 1,284
74 68
Heniff Transportation Systems
596,000
est
- 1,806 5,066
73 70
Roehl Transport
606,744 - 2,933 2,166 5,820
72 73
Mesilla Valley Transportation
622,328 - 2,897 1,756 6,311
71 67
Trimac Transportation
626,000
est
- 1,681 3,250
70 65
Mercer Transportation
635,000 - 266 2,093 2,093
69 74
Quantix Supply Chain Solutions
715,000 - 2,094 1,640 3,764
68 62
Cowan Systems
727,612 - 2,527 2,569 7,426
67
RoadOne IntermodaLogistics
749,767 - 3,806 2,200 1,890
66 63
A. Duie Pyle
768,000 - 3,977 1,528 3,036
65 59
Canada Cartage
774,000 - 3,500 2,519 3,402
64 56
United Road Services
802,000
est
- 1,837 1,978 2,110
63 57
USA Truck
853,000
est
25,000 2,069 2,157 6,548
62 55
Stevens Transport
910,000 184,500 3,350 2,275 3,850
61 58
P.A.M. Transport
947,000 91,000 3,395 2,451 7,784
60 50
Pitt Ohio
948,670 - 5,315 1,611 4,131
59 72
Fastfrate Group
950,000
est
- 3,000 2,702 5,019
58 66
Heartland Express
968,000 137,000 4,710 5,946 18,551
57 51
Quality Carriers
984,000
est
- 1,600 2,600 7,500
56 60
Dayton Freight Lines
1,004,000 - 5,838 2,261 5,223
55 49
10 Roads Express
1,012,000 - 5,583 3,300 3,900
54 61
R&R Family of Cos.
1,014,000 - 746 1,016 1,626
53 46
Atlas World Group
1,064,200 13,400 840 1,638 3,562
52 54
AAA Cooper Transportation
1,069,554 142,500 5,500 3,261 8,200
51 44
Cardinal Logistics
1,102,000 - 4,070 3,245 9,000
50 45
Western Express
1,107,974 145,023 5,300 3,550 9,200
49 53
Bison Transport
1,109,156 - 4,406 2,577 9,300
48 48
KLLM Transport Services
1,142,000 - 3,500 5,900
47
ITS Logistics
1,210,000 202,900 1,027 160 1,976
46 40
Covenant Logistics Group
1,216,858 108,682 4,985 2,368 5,074
45 64
Hirschbach Motor Lines
1,219,000 - 2,624 3,152 5,250
44 40
Central Transport International
1,236,000
est
- 2,953 11,877
43 42
Bennett Family of Cos.
1,251,872 - 1,175 3,337 2,911
42 47
Marten Transport
1,263,878 110,354 4,575 3,660 5,753
41 39
Lynden
1,300,000 - 2,519 1,088 3,348
40 43
IMC Logistics
1,397,609 - 2,797 1,890 150
39 34
Day & Ross
1,510,000 - 8,964 3,289 9,854
38 37
Crete Carrier Corp.
1,525,000
est
- 6,500 5,000 13,000
37 52
Mullen Group
1,536,895 121,906 4,459 2,167 6,333
36 33
UniGroup
1,600,000 - 795 150 5,237
35 27
OnTrac Inc.
1,662,000
est
-
34 38
Ruan
1,680,306 - 5,500 3,792 10,566
33 36
PS Logistics
1,710,000 - 3,600 3,950 6,400
32 35
Southeastern Freight Lines
1,741,123 - 8,694 3,075 8,440
31 31
Daseke Inc. (TFI)
1,773,000 50,000 4,123 4,982 10,723
30 30
Anderson Trucking Service
1,794,300 - 2,413 2,631 6,941
29 32
Averitt Express
1,834,641 - 9,309 5,255 15,774
28 29
C.R. England
1,837,665 - 6,500 3,996 5,544
27 27
Forward Air
1,973,000 193,000 4,155 916 6,726
26 25
CRST The Transportation Solution
2,000,000 - 6,224 4,788
25 26
Universal Logistics Holdings
2,015,456 - 10,000 4,260 3,945
24 23
U.S. Xpress Enterprises
2,161,000 -42,000 9,397 7,200 14,400
23 22
Evans Delivery
2,425,000
est
- 650 9,000 3,000
22 24
Kenan Advantage Group
2,480,512 - 10,000 7,320 12,700
21 21
Saia Inc.
2,792,057 357,422 12,300 6,200 20,800
20 18
Purolator
2,800,000 338,000 13,222 529 1,070
19 20
Prime Inc.
2,813,522 450,972 4,685 8,575 17,472
18 19
R+L Carriers
2,864,000
est
- 6,774 19,709
17 17
Werner Enterprises
3,289,978 241,256 14,300 8,639 27,650
16 16
NFI
3,900,000 - 16,800 5,000 14,300
15 15
Penske Logistics
4,400,000 - 20,743 8,242 22,375
14 12
Estes Express Lines
5,150,000 - 22,111 9,694 37,032
13 10
Yellow Corp.
5,245,000 22,000 30,000 12,700 42,000
12 14
ArcBest
5,324,052 298,209 15,000 4,457 23,968
11 13
Hub Group
5,340,000 357,000 5,900 3,050 4,600
10 9
Old Dominion Freight Line
6,260,077 1,377,159 24,027 11,274 45,567
9 11
Ryder System
6,506,000 288,000 48,000 69,400 41,500
8 8
Schneider
6,604,400 457,800 17,050 10,200 44,120
7 7
Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings
7,429,000 771,000 27,900 21,899 83,210
6 6
Landstar System
7,437,000 430,914 1,449 11,281 18,593
5 3
XPO
7,718,000 666,000 38,000 8,200 27,000
4 5
TFI International
8,813,000 823,000 25,836 18,347 38,091
3 4
J.B. Hunt Transport Services
14,814,000 969,351 37,000 20,215 43,040
2 2
FedEx Corp.
92,619,000 2,992,000 547,000 38,749 141,902
1 1
UPS Inc.
100,300,000 11,500,000 536,000 16,440 85,024
Extras

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Leonard’s Express Eyes Planning Boost With Optimal Dynamics

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Federal Maritime Commission Reopens Port Chassis Probe

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July 11, 2024
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UPS Names Brian Dykes New CFO

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US Chamber Files Amicus Brief in Werner Verdict

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FedEx’s Strong Profit Forecast Drives Stock Surge

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TFI Inks Fifth ’24 Takeover With Tank Truck Carrier Purchase

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