2017 Top Tank Truck/Bulk Carriers

2017 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 100 largest For-Hire Carriers in North America
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Up Front
The nation’s top for-hire carriers are taking steps to shore up capacity in anticipation of increasing demand for freight hauling and a tighter market for drivers.
Find out where the carriers are by regions in North America.
Find out what carriers are doing to prepare for what looks like increased demand for freight hauling this year and next.

Top Tank Truck/Bulk Carriers

Rank Company Sector Revenue (000)sort ascending
1 Kenan Advantage Group 1,333,736
2 Quality Distribution 758,000
3 Trimac Transportation Services 625,000
4 Prime Inc. 319,928
5 Foodliner/Quest Liner 252,275
6 Superior Bulk Logistics 233,900
7 A&R Logistics 229,258
8 Groendyke Transport 206,693
9 Ruan 179,940
10 Eagle Transport Corp. 132,000
11 Tankstar USA Inc. 126,887
12 Florida Rock & Tank Lines 120,172
13 Martin Transport Inc. 119,306
14 Miller Transporters 107,149
15 Dupré Logistics 106,032
16 Mission Petroleum Carriers 93,560
17 Slay Transportation Co. 91,500
18 CCC Transportation/ CTL Transportation 84,419
19 Genox Transportation Inc. 71,365
20 CLI Transport 63,613
21 Apex Logistics 61,000
22 Tidewater Transit Co. 53,904
23 Transportes Auto Tanques Ochoa 53,200
24 Service Transport Co. 52,340
25 NFI 35,000
26 Bulk Service Transport 17,350
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On the Bubble

May Trucking Co. ($199 million), Based in Salem, Ore., this company has been operating since 1945 and provides refrigerated truckload and less-than-truckload freight services throughout the lower 48 states.
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ArcBest Reports Record Revenue for Q1 2021


ArcBest saw earnings increase and record revenue during the first quarter, the company reported May 4.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 4, 2021
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XPO Reports Highest Quarterly Revenue Ever in Q1

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XPO Logistics Inc. hit a record for revenue during the first quarter of 2021, the company reported May 3.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 3, 2021
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TFI International Completes UPS Freight Acquisition


TFI International has completed its previously announced acquisition of UPS Freight, the company said April 30.

Dan Ronan and Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporters
May 3, 2021
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Leadership Changes Announced as UPS Freight Sale to TFI Inches Closer

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With the pending sale later this year of UPS Freight to TFI International, leadership changes are taking place in anticipation of the new ownership.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
April 30, 2021
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Forward Air Reports $362.2 Million Revenue for Q1

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Forward Air Corp. saw revenue and earnings increase during the first quarter of 2021, the company reported April 29.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
April 30, 2021
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Universal Logistics Reports Record Q1 Earnings

Universal Logistics Holdings truck

Universal Logistics Holdings Inc. reported April 29 record highs for the first quarter of 2021.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
April 30, 2021
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USA Truck Reports Best First-Quarter Earnings in Company History

USA Truck

The Van Buren, Ark.-based motor carrier posted net income of $3.6 million, or 40 cents a diluted share, for the three months ending March 31. That compared with a net loss of $2.6 million, minus 30 cents, during the same time the previous year.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
April 30, 2021
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Werner Enterprises Reports Strong Q1 Results

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
April 29, 2021
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Schneider Reports Q1 Net Income, Revenue Growth


Schneider National saw revenue and earnings growth during the first quarter of 2021, the company reported April 29.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
April 29, 2021
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New Ware2Go Service Helps E-Commerce Merchants With Warehouse Placement

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The UPS-founded Ware2Go launched a free application to help e-commerce merchants with strategic fulfillment planning, the company announced April 27.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
April 28, 2021


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