2016 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 100 largest For-Hire Carriers in the U.S. and Canada
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Rankings
Rank This Year Rank Last Yearsort descending Company Revenue (000) Net Income (000) Employees Tractors Trailers
56 - PS Logistics 491,000 - 1,900 2,631 2,271
1 1 UPS Inc. 58,400,000 4,800,000 444,000 109,423 -
2 2 FedEx Corp. 49,600,000 2,866,000 340,000 27,282 102,014
4 3 J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. 6,187,646 427,235 21,455 15,504 29,276
5 5 YRC Worldwide 4,832,400 700 32,000 15,100 45,000
6 6 Swift Transportation 4,229,322 197,577 21,000 19,864 65,233
7 7 Schneider 4,000,000 - 18,132 15,920 33,830
8 8 Hub Group 3,525,595 70,949 2,605 4,643 452
10 9 TFI International 3,154,018 127,915 15,496 5,938 17,706
9 10 Landstar System 3,321,091 147,689 1,223 27,711 14,761
11 11 Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. 2,972,442 304,690 19,482 7,688 30,204
12 12 ArcBest Corp. 2,666,905 44,854 13,000 4,374 21,244
13 13 Ryder Supply Chain Solutions 2,443,301 139,554 - 4,098 6,042
3 14 XPO Logistics 7,623,200 -245,900 87,000 18,051 27,501
14 15 Estes Express Lines 2,367,000 - 16,126 6,561 26,518
15 16 Werner Enterprises Inc. 2,093,529 123,714 12,325 8,327 24,090
16 17 Roadrunner Transportation Systems Inc. 1,995,019 48,000 4,502 7,362 6,494
19 18 U.S. Xpress Enterprises 1,541,000 - 10,400 6,796 15,000
17 19 UniGroup Inc. 1,700,000 - 1,220 5,000 6,700
21 20 Kenan Advantage Group Inc. 1,455,100 - 9,016 6,333 9,491
18 21 Prime Inc. 1,627,899 223,958 3,365 6,613 12,629
26 22 Purolator Holdings Ltd. 1,202,828 - 11,000 465 1,300
23 23 C.R. England Inc. 1,397,626 - 7,825 4,735 6,010
20 24 Sirva Inc. 1,500,000 - - - -
24 25 CRST International 1,316,696 - 8,084 4,136 8,499
25 26 Saia Inc. 1,221,311 - 8,900 3,932 12,371
30 27 Universal Logistics Holdings Inc. 1,130,000 - 7,309 8,510 3,650
28 28 Southeastern Freight Lines 1,192,823 - 8,687 4,108 11,477
22 29 Penske Logistics 1,400,000 - 13,740 2,500 5,540
27 30 NFI Industries 1,200,000 - 8,200 2,766 7,800
29 31 Knight Transportation Inc. 1,182,964 116,718 5,500 5,106 11,718
33 32 Crete Carrier Corp. 1,014,000 - - 5,560 12,982
31 33 Averitt Express 1,078,436 - - 4,215 12,474
35 34 Forward Air Corp. 959,125 55,575 4,536 3,577 4,078
34 35 Lynden Inc. 975,000 - 2,800 882 2,889
39 37 Atlas World Group 845,100 8,200 674 4,032 -
37 38 Anderson Trucking Service 880,820 - 1,430 4,318 6,463
41 39 Heartland Express Inc. 736,345 73,056 4,200 6,865 6,281
36 40 KLLM Transport Services 910,000 - - 4,000 5,600
38 41 Ruan 869,214 - 5,558 3,501 7,691
32 42 Celadon Group Inc. 1,026,489 38,620 6,200 4,253 13,327
42 43 Jack Cooper Holdings Corp. 728,589 - 3,895 3,525 -
45 44 Day & Ross Transportation 710,914 - 1,793 2,823 3,580
40 45 Trimac Group 756,000 - 3,262 2,681 4,282
43 46 Covenant Transportation Group 724,240 42,085 4,400 2,656 6,978
46 47 Stevens Transport 671,110 89,130 2,792 2,717 3,880
47 48 Marten Transport Ltd. 664,994 35,745 3,577 2,805 4,700
44 49 Daseke Inc. 721,000 - 3,014 3,659 5,977
53 50 USA Truck 507,934 11,069 2,881 1,568 6,200
50 51 AAA Cooper Transportation Inc. 595,368 - 5,000 3,000 6,500
48 52 Pitt Ohio 619,736 - 3,169 865 2,036
55 53 Mercer Transportation Co. 494,912 - 312 7,461 2,487
52 54 Western Express Inc. 520,079 - 3,275 2,610 5,860
54 55 United Road Services 500,000 - 1,700 2,600 1,600
57 56 Canada Cartage System 466,463 - 4,000 2,582 2,463
51 57 Mullen Group Ltd. 559,477 - 3,407 3,007 4,839
49 58 The Suddath Cos. 600,000 - 2,150 460 765
65 59 Bison Transport Inc. 406,981 - 2,600 1,635 3,616
77 60 Acme Truck Line Inc. 282,597 - - 2,629 1,314
61 61 TransX Group 442,428 - 2,670 2,457 4,360
60 62 Shevell Group 454,000 - 3,644 1,875 4,550
68 63 Bennett International Group 384,418 - 882 1,625 1,379
58 64 Dayton Freight Lines Inc. 462,000 - 3,905 1,361 3,106
69 65 Dart Transit Co. 383,284 2,092 1,266 2,130 6,248
62 66 Cowan Systems 432,000 - 1,910 2,670 4,442
64 67 P.A.M. Transportation Services 417,050 21,436 3,049 1,860 4,983
59 68 Evans Network of Cos. 457,000 - 300 3,370 600
70 69 Roehl Transport Inc. 374,156 - 2,540 2,072 4,829
67 70 Interstate Distributor Co. 392,109 - 2,035 1,665 5,598
66 71 Mesilla Valley Transportation 397,716 - 1,950 1,700 5,100
63 72 California Cartage Co. 420,000 - - 4,500 -
71 73 Epes Carriers Inc. 332,276 27,524 1,542 1,346 5,636
72 74 Cassens Transport 327,206 - 1,327 1,411 -
73 75 A. Duie Pyle Inc. 325,384 - 2,600 978 1,900
74 76 Maverick USA Inc. 314,722 - 2,034 1,528 2,270
79 77 Comcar Industries 275,165 - 2,702 2,020 4,680
82 78 Challenger Group 258,496 - 1,900 1,750 3,300
76 79 Koch Companies Inc. 290,000 - 1,300 980 4,950
86 81 John Christner Trucking 244,718 24,977 222 726 995
83 83 Trans-System Inc. 255,325 - 1,100 1,256 1,579
81 84 Paschall Truck Lines Inc. 259,301 - 1,810 1,639 3,278
85 85 Superior Bulk Logistics Inc. 244,800 7,500 1,400 1,154 2,000
84 86 Foodliner/Quest Liner 245,152 - 1,136 1,356 2,060
88 87 Groendyke Transport Inc. 221,329 15,715 1,386 1,170 1,640
78 88 Black Horse Carriers Inc. 278,341 - 2,300 1,170 2,800
91 89 Transport Investments Inc. 215,408 - - 2,319 1,000
80 90 IMC Cos. 273,000 236,000 1,826 1,491 91
87 90 Melton Truck Lines Inc. 223,641 - 1,477 1,244 2,012
75 92 Dicom Transportation Group 313,000 - - - -
90 93 Brown Integrated Logistics 216,236 - 1,150 1,110 5,100
100 94 Fastfrate Group 180,773 - 830 922 965
89 95 Martin Transportation Systems 220,000 - 1,400 1,200 2,200
92 95 A&R Logistics 211,000 - 1,100 950 1,200
94 99 Central Freight Lines Inc. 205,000 - - 1,469 2,848
93 100 Wheaton World Wide Moving 209,140 6,926 180 732 1,075
99 101 Oak Harbor Freight Lines Inc. 190,789 - 1,450 656 1,905
94 101 National Carriers 205,000 - 590 650 1,200
98 102 May Trucking 200,619 - 1,350 1,148 2,100
96 102 PGT Trucking Inc. 204,000 - 1,045 1,012 1,400
97 103 Dupre Logistics 201,803 1,308 1,247 592 1,018
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