2018 Top 50 Logistics Companies

2018 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 50 Largest Logistics Companies in North America
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Rank This Year Rank Last Year Company Net Revenue (Millions) Gross Revenue (Millions) Employeessort descending
32 31 DSV Panalpina 465
est
2,094 -
48 - Averitt Express Inc. 225 287 -
1 1 XPO Logistics 5,238
est
9,506
est
-
48 43 Toll Global Forwarding 225
est
1,160
est
-
2 3 UPS Supply Chain Solutions 3,252
est
7,981 -
18 16 Schneider 900
est
2,330 -
34 33 Panalpina Inc. 436 2,381 -
50 50 Odyssey Logistics & Technology 215
est
650
est
-
3 4 DHL Supply Chain 2,415
est
4,390
est
-
18 20 Syncreon Holdings 900 1,000 -
18 20 Lineage Logistics 900 - -
6 2 J.B. Hunt Transport Services 2,315
est
6,828 -
38 40 BDP International 370
est
1,300 -
7 7 Ryder Supply Chain Solutions 2,297 3,066 -
23 24 Neovia Logistics 763 - -
8 9 FedEx Logistics 1,545
est
3,014 -
24 34 Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services 750 800 -
42 45 Landstar System 320
est
1,940
est
-
11 11 Kuehne + Nagel Americas 1,379 5,541 -
27 36 Universal Logistics Holdings 545
est
933 -
43 44 Burris Logistics 271 3,396 -
28 32 DSC Logistics 530 - -
13 10 Ceva Logistics (North America) 1,155
est
2,331 -
47 48 Fidelitone 228 237 630
44 - Visible Supply Chain Management 256 286 1,200
45 47 Cowan Logistics 254 367 1,390
39 38 Performance Team 368 368 1,400
41 41 Worldwide Express 330 1,400 1,400
36 35 TransGroup Global Logistics 405
est
905 1,449
46 49 Transplace Inc. 242 2,181 2,050
37 42 Preferred Freezer Services 394 394 2,213
40 39 Echo Global Logistics 339 1,943 2,453
26 26 Kenco Group 556 605 3,100
30 30 Saddle Creek Logistics Services 510 - 3,100
35 37 Black Horse Carriers Inc. 413 413 3,150
31 29 U.S. Xpress Enterprises 484 661 3,429
33 28 Hub Group 458 4,035 4,000
29 27 Total Quality Logistics 521 2,934 4,200
25 19 Cardinal Logistics 723 792 4,273
22 25 Ruan 785
est
836 5,362
21 22 Werner Logistics 855 1,211 5,586
14 23 Radial 1,082 - 6,000
17 18 DB Schenker (North America) 995
est
2,870
est
7,000
16 16 APL Logistics (North America) 1,000
est
1,632 7,600
10 14 NFI 1,468 1,910 10,000
15 12 Geodis (North America) 1,010 1,297 10,000
9 8 Americold Logistics 1,536 - 11,000
4 5 C.H. Robinson Worldwide 2,368 14,869 15,074
5 6 Expeditors International of Washington 2,319 6,920 16,944
12 12 Penske Logistics 1,360
est
1,700 17,900
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XPO Posts Q2 Profit on Record Revenue

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Lifted by the highest revenue of any quarter in its history, XPO Logistics Inc. swung its second-quarter bottom line to a profit from a loss in the year-ago period.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
July 29, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Echo Global Logistics Posts Q2 Gains

Echo Global Logistics office

Echo Global Logistics reported large gains in both income and profit for the second quarter as it experienced record performance in both its managed transportation and brokerage businesses.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
July 28, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Uber Freight to Acquire Logistics Firm Transplace for $2.25 Billion

Uber Freight

Uber Technologies Inc.’s freight business will acquire logistics technology firm Transplace from TPG Capital for $2.25 billion, the company announced July 22.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
July 22, 2021
Business, Top 50, Top 100

Landstar Reports Record Earnings for Q2

A Landstar Inc. truck

Landstar System reported an all-time record for quarterly net income in its second-quarter financial results.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
July 21, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50

DP World to Buy Imperial Logistics in $890 Million Bet on Africa

A truck transport shipping containers at the Port of Durban. (Waldo Swiegers/Bloomberg News)

DP World plans to buy South Africa’s Imperial Logistics Ltd. for $890 million, in what the port operator said would be its most significant acquisition in Africa so far.

Adveith Nair | Bloomberg News
July 8, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Port Operator DP World Buys Syncreon in $1.2 Billion Deal

Cranes offload containers at a port terminal in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Kamran Jebreili/Associated Press)

One of the world’s largest port operators, DP World, said July 1 it had acquired American logistics firm Syncreon Holdings in a $1.2 billion deal, the latest investment as the maritime company pushes to expand farther afield.

July 1, 2021
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50

DP World Nears $1.2 Billion Deal for Logistics Firm Syncreon

Shelves with boxes sit in a modern warehouse. (Chokii Ns/Getty Images)

DP World is nearing an acquisition of Syncreon Holdings Ltd. in a deal that could value the U.S. supply chain services company at about $1.2 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.

June 30, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

FedEx Tops $20 Billion in Revenue for Third Straight Quarter

FedEx truck

FedEx Corp. reported a surge in bottom-line results for its fiscal fourth quarter as e-commerce continued to fuel demand for the company’s services.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
June 24, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

XPO Announces GXO’s $800 Million Notes Offering

XPO Logistics supply chain facility

XPO Logistics' upcoming spinoff, GXO Logistics, has priced an offering of $800 million on investments notes with registration rights, the company announced June 17.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
June 18, 2021
Business, Technology, Fuel, Top 50

DHL System Helps Shippers Balance Costs and Sustainability

Trucks

DHL Supply Chain has developed a program that is designed to help shippers select carriers that are aligned with their environmental goals.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
June 9, 2021

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