2019 Top Truckload/Dedicated Carriers

2019 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 100 Largest For-Hire Carriers in North America
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Up Front
This year in particular has brought a changing of the guard at some of the largest companies.
See a breakdown of Top 100 For-Hire Carriers by region; get links to company pages.
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Top Truckload Dedicated Carriers

Rank Company Sector Revenue (000)sort ascending
1 Knight-Swift Transportation 3,471,064
2 Landstar System 2,791,494
3 J.B. Hunt Transport Services 2,580,506
4 Schneider 2,268,000
5 Werner Enterprises 1,881,323
6 TFI International 1,843,687
7 U.S. Xpress Enterprises 1,600,000
8 Ryder Dedicated Transportation Solutions 1,333,313
9 CRST The Transportation Solution, Inc. 1,011,000
10 Crete Carrier Corp. 860,000
11 Celadon Trucking Services 762,000
est
12 Mullen Group 674,027
13 Ruan 648,539
14 Cardinal Logistics Management 648,000
15 Heartland Express 610,803
16 Covenant Transportation Group 591,900
17 Canada Cartage 501,659
18 Universal Truckload 434,834
19 P.A.M. Transport 426,609
20 Western Express 406,831
21 Dart Transit Co. 384,336
22 Mesilla Valley Transportation 383,950
23 Bison Transport 372,387
24 NFI 369,000
25 USA Truck 347,729
26 Hub Group Dedicated 292,857
27 Cowan Systems 292,572
28 Challenger Motor Freight 285,000
29 Black Horse Carriers 277,000
30 Paschall Truck Lines 259,000
31 Day & Ross Freight 256,161
32 Martin Transportation Systems 255,199
33 Wilson Logistics 250,000
34 Evans Delivery 245,606
35 Roehl Transport 237,681
36 G&P Trucking 228,067
37 Marten Transport 223,852
38 Anderson Trucking Service 217,180
39 C.A.T. Inc. 208,382
40 Forward Air 192,600
41 Auto Lineas America 191,100
42 Averitt Express 181,096
43 Transportistas Unidos Mexicano 158,800
44 Stan Koch & Sons Trucking 158,225
45 Brown Trucking Co. 155,000
46 Transportadora Nacional 153,300
47 Pitt Ohio Transportation Group 148,283
48 Transportes Cuauhtemoc 143,300
49 Paper Transport 142,882
50 Titanium Transportation Group 142,780
51 Red Classic 138,000
52 Mercer Transportation Co. 137,008
53 G&D Integrated 130,700
54 Legend Transportation 127,000
55 Artur Express 125,950
56 Trans-Mex Inc. 125,000
57 A.D. Transport Express 120,000
58 AAA Cooper Transportation 119,000
59 Cargo Transporters 116,719
60 Auto Lineas Regiomontanas 109,900
61 Kriska Transportation 102,625
62 Raven Transport 102,000
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63 System Freight 99,249
64 CalArk 96,292
65 J. Rayl Transport 93,000
66 Titan Transfer 84,967
67 Express Tres Fronteras 80,000
68 TransAmerica Express Logistics 80,000
69 Transportes Quintanilla 73,400
70 Transportes Especializados Antonio de la Torre e Hijos 69,000
71 Transportes de Nuevo Laredo 65,600
72 American Central Transport 65,000
73 Halvor Lines 62,422
74 Highlight Motor Group 61,335
75 Fleetmaster Express 61,000
76 Transportes Lar-Mex 60,100
77 Fletes Internacionales Coss 57,800
78 Transportes Lopez e Hijos 48,900
79 TRACOMEX 47,700
80 Transportes Elola 44,400
81 Transportes Internacionales JCV 43,300
82 Transportes Canales 41,100
83 A. Duie Pyle Inc. 40,900
84 Market Express 40,815
85 Alabama Motor Express 37,500
86 Centauros del Sureste 35,700
87 Transportes Unidos Tampiquenos 35,600
88 Wright Transportation 35,400
89 Autotransportes Rapidos de Aguascalientes 35,400
90 Grupo GOR 35,200
91 Blackhawk Transport 32,482
92 Autotransportes Dasa 32,200
93 Dupre Logistics 28,318
94 Atlas World Group 24,500
95 Meiborg Cos. 24,000
96 TGR Logistics 23,000
97 Schuster Co. 20,800
98 Transport Investments 18,476
99 IMC Cos. 18,428
100 ContainerPort Group 15,000
101 Brenny Transportation 15,000
102 Bolt Express 13,400
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The state's trucking association has joined forces with 13 community colleges.
Women are increasingly taking on larger roles in the management of trucking companies.
The company has pressed on since losing its CEO Jeremy Rayl in 2017.
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George Casiano's family shares the story of an industry veteran.
All of Brig Sorber’s family played a part in the creation story of Two Men and a Truck, which has grown from humble origins into one of the largest moving companies in North America.
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Lead ATA participants set out to guide trucking's future.
Top 100 News
Business, Top 100

Knight-Swift Reports Rise in Profit, Revenue for Q4

Knight-Swift

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. reported a surge in net income and higher total revenue for the fourth quarter of 2020, the company reported Jan. 27.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
January 27, 2021
Business, Technology, Fuel, Breaking News, Top 100

Navistar, GM Cooperate on Fuel Cell System for Class 8 in 2024

International Series RH truck

Navistar Inc. announced it intends to produce a zero-emission longhaul truck using fuel cell systems supplied by General Motors and will have an International RH Series FCEV model commercially available in 2024.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
January 27, 2021
Business, Technology, Fuel, Autonomous, Top 100

U.S. Xpress Latest to Invest in TuSimple

U.S. XPress truck/TuSimple logo

U.S. Xpress Enterprises Inc. announced it made a “significant” investment in autonomous trucking company TuSimple and that CEO Eric Fuller was named to TuSimple’s executive advisory board.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
January 26, 2021
Business, Top 100

Covenant Reports Mixed Results for Q4 2020

Covenant

Covenant Logistics Group Inc. posted a net loss of $25.7 million, or minus $1.50 a diluted share, for the three months ending Dec. 31, the Chattanooga, Tenn.-based truckload carrier announced Jan. 25.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
January 26, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 100

J.B. Hunt Reports Strong Q4, Full-Year Earnings

J.B. Hunt final-mile delivery

J.B. Hunt Transport Services reported higher earnings and revenue for the fourth quarter of 2020, but said income dipped even as revenue rose for the full year.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
January 25, 2021
Business, Logistics, Breaking News, Top 100

TFI Buys UPS Freight for $800 Million

UPS Freight

TFI International Inc. is acquiring UPS Freight in an $800 million deal announced Jan. 25.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
January 25, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 100

U.S. Xpress CEO Details Economic Forecast for 2021

U.S. Xpress Enterprises truck

U.S. Xpress Enterprises CEO Eric Fuller on Jan. 20 detailed the findings of an economic report his company did on the trucking industry.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
January 21, 2021
Business, Technology, Autonomous, Top 100

Werner Invests in TuSimple to Spur Autonomous Trucking

Werner, TuSimple trucks

Transportation and logistics provider Werner Enterprises announced it invested in TuSimple, an autonomous trucking technology company founded in 2015, and described it as an important milestone in the journey to become an environmental leader.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
January 20, 2021
Business, Top 50, Top 100

Current Stock Prices for Trucking, Logistics Companies

Stock market illustration

Same-day data for publicly traded trucking and transportation stocks in the truckload, less-than-truckload, package, logistics and leasing categories.

January 20, 2021
Business, Technology, Equipment, Top 100

More Fleets Are Utilizing Remote Diagnostics

UPS remote diagnostics

A growing number of motor carriers are taking advantage of remote diagnostics to streamline vehicle maintenance and reduce downtime, but fleets must know how to filter through the data to use this information effectively.

Steve Brawner | Special to Transport Topics
January 19, 2021

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