Top 40 Global 3PLs in 2013

TOP 40 GLOBAL 3PLS IN 2013
2013 Rank
Company Name
2013 Revenue
(In millions of dollars)
Base Country
Comments
1
$36,876
Germany
 
2
$22,575
Switzerland
 
3
$18,879
Germany
 
4
$11,070
U.S.
Growth in transportation revenue was driven by volume increases across all modes, as well as the acquisition of Phoenix International in November 2012.
5
$8,517
Netherlands
Freight Management revenue declined 11.9 percent on lower air freight volumes out of Asia and lost contracts as a result of a restructuring program.
6
$8,138
Denmark
 
7
$7,289
Switzerland
 
8
$6,475
Germany
Acquired Spanish logistics providers Azkar and Transunion, with combined revenues of 470 million euros, in 2013.
9
$6,072
U.S.
 
10
$6,068
France
 
11
$5,892
China
 
12
$5,492
U.S.
Revenue fell 8.1 percent, driven by decline in volume and rates in international air forwarding segment.
13
$5,224
U.S.
 
14
$5,025
Australia
 
15
GEFCO
$4,817
France
 
16
Agility Logistics
$4,594
Kuwait
 
17
$4,419
U.S.
 
18
$4,275
Japan
 
19
$4,139
France
 
20
$3,983
Germany
Completed the acquisition of Wincanton's German and French operations in January 2013.
21
$3,604
Germany
 
22
$3,374
USA
New customers boosted revenue in the logistics segment by 32 percent.
23
$3,212
Denmark
 
24
$2,783
France
Acquired Fiege's logistics operations in Italy, Spain, and Portugal.
25
Kintetsu World Express*
$2,711
Japan
 
26
$2,619
South Korea
 
27
Neovia Logistics
$2,548
U.S.
 
28
Nippon Express*
$2,535
Japan
 
29
$2,383
U.S.
 
30
Sankyu*
$2,331
Japan
 
31
Hitachi Transport System*
$2,015
Japan
Acquired 51 percent of the shares of Turkish-based Mars Logistics Group in July 2013.
32
$2,013
USA
 
33
$1,920
USA
 
34
Fiege
$1,892
Germany
Sold logistics operations in Italy, Spain and Portugal to Norbert Dentressangle.
35
Wincanton
$1,668
U.K.
 
36
$1,619
Luxembourg
 
37
$1,586
Singapore
 
38
$1,540
U.S.
Transportation management revenue declined 18.4 percent on lower volume and the conclusion of contracts.
39
BLG Logistics
$1,509
Germany
 
40
GENCO
$1,502
U.S.
 
Total Top 40 Global Logistics Companies
$  225,183
   

* 2013 revenue adversely affected by a 17.6 percent drop in the yen against the dollar.
Company revenue is estimated to include only the non-asset-based portion of the company’s logistics business
Source: Company reports; SJ Consulting estimates