C.H. Robinson Worldwide

Third-party logistics operator C.H.

APL Logistics, a unit of Singapore-based Neptune Orient Lines, plans to expand its place in the North American intermodal market with a focus on the link between customers’ international and dom

Third-party logistics giant C.H.

Freight brokerage giant C.H. Robinson says its base of carriers shrank 6 percent, or 3,000 carriers, in 2009 as the recession took a toll on transportation capacity providers.

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C.H. Robinson Worldwide

Surging freight volume in the fourth quarter boosted sales at logistics giant C.H. Robinson Worldwide, but falling rates offset volume increases in many of its transportation services.

Cargo interests are gradually shifting from last year's recession mentality to embrace growth strategies, but their investments in supply chain improvements are still constrained.

Through cost cutting and a pair of key acquisitions, non-asset based third party logistics company C.H.

Third-party logistics giant C.H. Robinson Worldwide, bulking up its produce distribution business, acquired two jointly-owned agriculture operations, the company announced Tuesday.

C.H. Robinson Worldwide expanded its produce operations by opening a European based produce sourcing company, C.H. Robinson Sourcing, SAS, in Avignon, France.

Transportation broker C.H. Robinson defied the economy and boosted profit in the second quarter as truckload volume declined less than in the previous three months.

C.H. Robinson Worldwide acquired international freight forwarder Walker Logistics Overseas.


C.H. Robinson’s net income decreased 1.1 percent to $85.4 million in the first quarter as its non-asset based business model helped offset weak demand and highly competitive truck rates.

Third party logistics provider C.H.

Third-party logistics providers thrived as the economy stalled last year, but will have a tough time making money in the coming year as the recession settles in and trade retreats.