The Journal of Commerce and SJ Consulting Group annually rank the largest less-than-truckload carriers by revenue and track the sector’s economic recovery. In 2012, the largest U.S. and Canadian LTLs hit a speed bump, with annualized revenue growth slowing from 12 percent to 4.5 percent. Stronger freight demand and more stability could push that number up this year.
What else did we learn from the 2012 data? Here are eight more takeaways: