2019 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
43 - Covenant Transport Services 298
est
401 -
33 32 DSV Panalpina 522
est
2,358 -
11 8 FedEx Logistics 1,625
est
3,170
est
-
37 34 Panalpina Inc. 435 2,596 -
1 1 XPO Logistics 6,112
est
10,850
est
-
16 17 Schneider 1,180
est
2,711 -
40 38 BDP International 379 1,552 -
42 41 Worldwide Express 360 1,650 -
2 2 UPS Supply Chain Solutions 4,750
est
9,814
est
-
38 42 Landstar System 420
est
2,542
est
-
3 3 DHL Supply Chain 3,809 4,178 -
19 17 Syncreon Holdings 1,050
est
1,165 -
9 17 Lineage Logistics 1,837 - -
44 48 Toll Global Forwarding 290
est
1,475
est
-
23 22 Neovia Logistics 763
est
763
est
-
27 27 Universal Logistics Holdings 610
est
1,148 -
13 23 Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services 1,400
est
1,500 -
4 6 J.B. Hunt Transport Services 2,900
est
8,214 -
6 7 Ryder Supply Chain Solutions 2,636 3,731 -
31 28 DSC Logistics 535
est
578
est
-
50 - GlobalTranz Enterprises 245 1,384 853
46 45 Cowan Logistics 281
est
426 1,445
35 36 TransGroup Global Logistics 460
est
1,005 1,449
44 44 Visible Supply Chain Management 290
est
357 1,500
36 39 Performance Team 456 456 1,750
38 40 Echo Global Logistics 420 2,440 2,321
47 46 Transplace Inc. 280 2,886 2,400
41 50 Odyssey Logistics & Technology 365 1,018 2,400
49 - Lazer Spot 256 262 2,555
32 26 Kenco Group 534 603 3,100
28 31 U.S. Xpress Enterprises 571 809 3,169
34 35 Black Horse Carriers Inc. 491 491 3,438
48 - Marten Transport 275
est
412 3,590
29 30 Saddle Creek Logistics Services 538
est
579 3,800
24 25 Cardinal Logistics Holdings 718 805 4,245
18 14 Radial 1,082 - 4,914
30 33 Hub Group 536
est
4,423 5,370
25 29 Total Quality Logistics 683 3,643 5,500
22 21 Ruan 900
est
957 5,700
20 21 Werner Logistics 1,028 1,465 6,119
26 25 APL Logistics 665
est
1,075
est
6,800
20 16 DB Schenker USA 1,028
est
2,997
est
7,200
15 13 Ceva Logistics 1,195
est
2,427 10,350
10 10 NFI 1,700 2,000 10,900
17 9 Americold Logistics 1,158 1,595 11,000
14 15 Geodis 1,319 2,139 13,549
12 11 Kuehne + Nagel Americas 1,579 6,634 14,466
5 4 C.H. Robinson Worldwide 2,705 16,631 15,262
7 5 Expeditors International of Washington 2,620 8,138 17,500
8 12 Penske Logistics 1,840
est
2,300 19,331
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XPO Backs Away From Possible Sale, Spinoffs of Units

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XPO Logistics Inc. said the current economic environment has compelled it to step back from earlier plans to explore the sale or spinoff of some of its assets.

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After Mixed Financial Results in 2019, 3PLs Face Coronavirus Headwinds

The airfreight forwarding sector, in which DHL ranks No. 1, logged one of the weakest years for logistics subsegments.

Coming off an extraordinary growth market in 2018, third-party logistics companies operating in the United States experienced a more mixed year in 2019.

Evan Armstrong | President of Armstrong & Associates Inc.
March 19, 2020

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