Global Freight Carriers
Top 50

North American Ports

Port of Los Angeles Patrick Fallon/Bloomberg News

A working group tasked with setting standards on port performance has not convened once in 2017 after business leaders and unions battled over whether to include metrics such as truck turn times and chassis availability in the U.S. Department of Transportation’s first annual report to Congress.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
September 11, 2017
Top 50

Focus on Air Cargo

FedEx cargo plane Rob Stapleton for Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport

A look at revenue generated by the world’s largest freight carriers shows a mixed picture. Check out our 2017 Transport Topics Top 50 Global Freight Carriers list.

Daniel P. Bearth | Transport Topics Senior Features Writer
September 11, 2017
Top 50

Top Cargo Airports in North America

Below you will find rankings for top cargo airports in the U.S., Mexico and Canada

Some ranking highlights include:

Memphis International Airport (Ranked #1, U.S.):

September 11, 2017
Business, Logistics

US Ports, Private Firms to Spend $154.8 Billion on Projects Over the Next 5 Years, AAPA Says

U .S. ports and private com panies will spend an esti mated $154.8 billion on capital projects over the next five years, from dredging harbors and expanding terminals to building warehouses and buying automated container handling equipment, according to the American Association of Port Authorities.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Features Writer
September 19, 2016