Logistics Providers

Logistics Providers

In-depth coverage of air freight-forwarders, including earnings, rates, volume and more.

Commentary

Less than a year ago, the outlook wasn’t so bright for non-vessel-operating common carriers, tho

News & Analysis

Myanmar pharmaceuticals, shutterstock photo
01 Aug 2014
Consumer spending on over-the-counter health care products in Myanmar is anticipated to grow from around $140 million in 2013 to $480 million by 2020, providing a huge and growing market for distributors and logistics providers.
01 Aug 2014
Major Japanese international freight forwarder Yusen Logistics Co.
31 Jul 2014
Container Corp. of India, the country’s largest intermodal logistics provider, reported its net income rose 6 percent year-over-year in the first fiscal quarter, from April to June, to Rs. 261.88 crore (about $43.7 million).
31 Jul 2014
Norbert Dentressangle’s $750 million acquisition of Iowa-based Jacobson Companies not only gives the European logistics giant a larger footprint in a faster-growing economy but also one with more supply chain management outsourcing potential.
31 Jul 2014
After hitting record gross revenue and net revenue in the second quarter, Echo Global Logistics sees more opportunity in helping shippers secure space in an increasingly tightening market.
31 Jul 2014
The strengthening U.S. economy, a second-quarter surge in freight and higher rates boosted revenue and profit at Con-way’s less-than-truckload, logistics and truckload divisions.
30 Jul 2014
More shippers contracting with C.H. Robinson Worldwide shifted loads from railroad to highway in the second quarter after seeing intermodal rail service deteriorate.
30 Jul 2014
XPO Logistics will add more than half a billion dollars in revenue to its top line by acquiring New Breed Logistics for approximately $615 million.
DSV flags
30 Jul 2014
DSV today became the latest top 10 freight forwarder to post market-beating growth in ocean container traffic as the consolidation of the fragmented global logistics industry gathers pace.
UPS package vehicle
29 Jul 2014
Strong business demand for package and freight transportation drove volumes and revenue higher at UPS in the second quarter.