2018 Top Truckload/Dedicated Carriers

2018 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 100 largest For-Hire Carriers in North America
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Top Truckload Dedicated Carriers

Rank Company Sector Revenue (000)sort ascending
1 Knight-Swift Transportation 3,636,472
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2 Schneider 2,187,400
3 Landstar System 2,163,832
4 J.B. Hunt Transport Services 2,096,920
5 TFI International 1,797,453
6 Werner Enterprises 1,635,244
7 U.S. Xpress Enterprises 1,400,000
8 Ryder Dedicated Transportation Solutions 1,096,000
9 CRST International 945,000
10 Crete Carrier Corp. 850,000
11 Hub Group Dedicated 822,410
12 Cardinal Logistics Management 720,000
13 Mullen Group 627,372
14 Heartland Express 607,336
15 Ruan 590,968
16 Canada Cartage 546,309
17 Covenant Transportation Group 437,100
18 Mesilla Valley Transportation 430,261
19 Universal Truckload 396,419
20 P.A.M. Transport 377,854
21 Dart Transit Co. 367,214
22 Western Express 330,000
23 Bison Transport 327,847
24 NFI 311,300
25 USA Truck 302,052
26 Cowan Systems 266,683
27 Martin Transportation Systems 261,403
28 Challenger Motor Freight 258,734
29 Paschall Truck Lines 238,523
30 Epes Carriers Inc. 230,767
31 Day & Ross Freight 228,264
32 Black Horse Carriers 227,500
33 Evans Delivery 226,000
34 Roehl Transport 214,209
35 G&P Trucking 209,096
36 Auto Lineas America 181,000
37 Averitt Express 180,248
38 Forward Air 171,970
39 Marten Transport 166,881
40 Anderson Trucking Service 163,891
41 Brown Trucking Co. 160,000
42 Transportistas Unidos Mexicano 150,400
43 Transportadora Nacional 145,200
44 Stan Koch & Sons Trucking 137,234
45 Transportes Cuauhtemoc 135,700
46 Wilson Logistics 135,447
47 Pitt Ohio Transportation Group 126,788
48 A.D. Transport Express 120,000
49 Trans-Mex Inc. 118,400
50 Artur Express 110,000
51 Titanium Transportation Group 106,790
52 Auto Lineas Regiomontanas 104,100
53 Kriska Transportation 102,625
54 G&D Integrated 101,300
55 Mercer Transportation Co. 96,562
56 CalArk 93,657
57 Grupo TMM / Lacto Comercial Organizada 91,500
58 Titan Transfer 82,262
59 System Freight 82,227
60 Legend Transportation 82,000
61 Express Tres Fronteras 75,800
62 TransX Group of Companies 74,797
63 Transportes Quintanilla 69,500
64 Central de Fletes Monterrey / Transportes Gonzalez (Grupo MG) 68,400
65 Transportadora Egoba 66,300
66 Transportes Especializados Antonio de la Torre e Hijos 65,300
67 Transportes de Nuevo Laredo 62,100
68 Fleetmaster Express 61,000
69 Transportes Lar-Mex 56,900
70 Dupre Logistics 55,542
71 Fletes Internacionales Coss 54,700
72 Transportes Lopez e Hijos 46,300
73 TRACOMEX 45,200
74 Transportes Elola 42,000
75 Transportes Internacionales JCV 41,000
76 Ryder Capital 39,500
77 Transportes Canales 38,900
78 Centauros del Sureste 33,800
79 Transportes Unidos Tampiquenos 33,700
80 Autotransportes Rapidos de Aguascalientes 33,500
81 Grupo GOR 33,300
82 Transportes Sultana 31,500
83 Autotransportes Dasa 30,500
84 A. Duie Pyle Inc. 28,500
85 Bruce R. Smith Ltd. 21,341
86 Transport Investments 20,581
87 Market Express 15,831
88 Bolt Express 13,400
89 ContainerPort Group 10,000
90 RoadOne IntermodaLogistics 10,000
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Top 100 News
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

J.B. Hunt Reports Year-Over-Year Rise in Q3 Earnings, Revenue

J.B. Hunt trucks

J.B. Hunt Transport Services posted increased earnings and revenue in the third quarter year-over-year, the carrier announced Oct. 16.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
October 16, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Marten Reports 8.8% Climb in Earnings; Revenue Ticks Up

Marten Transport truck

Marten Transport saw net income increase 8.8% during the third quarter of 2020, the carrier reported Oct. 15.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
October 16, 2020
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Ware2Go Launches FulfillmentVu Technology Platform

Warehouse worker

Ware2Go launched a new technology platform Oct. 8 that combines warehouse management systems to help merchants meet customer expectations across all sales channels.

October 9, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Penske Truck Leasing Expands in Vermont

Penske maintenance

Penske Truck Leasing announced it opened a new facility in Essex Junction, Vt., to offer full-service truck leasing and contract truck fleet maintenance services.

October 9, 2020
Business, Technology, Fuel, Top 100

Sysco Tests Freightliner eCascadia in California

Sysco trucks

Sysco Corp. announced it is testing in California an all-electric Freightliner eCascadia from Daimler Trucks North America.

October 9, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety, Fuel, Logistics, Autonomous, Top 100

Executives See Bright Future for Savvy Fleets

CQ Roll Call panel

Three trucking executives said they remain enthusiastic about the future of their businesses after technology helped them weather the onset of the coronavirus pandemic. Watch the video from the TT/CQ Roll Call Symposium.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
October 8, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Executives Discuss Long-Term Effects of Pandemic on Supply Chain

Panel

Executives from C.R. England and XPO Logistics said their customers are looking for stable, nimble and innovative partners to help them navigate an economic environment that remains uncertain several months into the COVID-19 pandemic. Watch the video from the TT/CQ Roll Call Symposium.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
October 8, 2020
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 100

XPO Marks App Milestone

XPO Connect

XPO Logistics Inc. announced that demand for its XPO Connect digital freight marketplace has reached two global milestones — more than 200,000 downloads of the Drive XPO mobile app and over 65,000 carriers registered on the platform.

October 5, 2020
Business, Top 100

Kenan Advantage Group Acquires Canadian-Based Paul’s Hauling

Kenan Advantage Group truck

Kenan Advantage Group has completed its acquisition of Paul’s Hauling Ltd.

October 2, 2020
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 100

Trucking Approaches Holiday Shipping Season ‘Unlike Any Seen Before’

packages at door with wreath

An exceptionally busy holiday shipping season appears to be on the horizon, and with it comes concerns about capacity.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
October 1, 2020

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