World's Top 10 largest freight logistics companies PART 1

World's Top 10 largest freight logistics companies PART 1

Let's take a quick look at the world's leading players from the freight logistics industry, in reverse order or value

No 10 - CSX

CSX can be described as a major provider of rail-based freight logistics transport established out of Jacksonville, in Florida, USA. As a railway operator, the firm runs approximately 21,000 miles of railway track. The business was established in 1981 by incorporating the railways of the previous Chessie System, Seaboard Coast Industries after that the Seaboard Railroad in 1986. The company  is presently highly valued at $4 billion (£3.05 Billion).

No 9 - Deutsche Post

Deutsche Post falls under the Deutsche Post DHL Group or businesses and is currently The European union's foremost postal service company. Deutsche Post delivers post and packages in Germany and all over the globe and supplies dialogue advertising and press circulation solutions in addition to commercial communications programs. Deutsche Post DHL Group has a staff of over 500,000 workers in more than 220 nations and regions throughout the world. The company value, as reported by "Brand Finance", is $4.2 billion (£3.2 Billion).

No 8 - CN

CN is an accomplished Canadian established transport business that provides amalgamated services encompassing railway, intermodal, road, freight forwarding, storage and freight logistics. CN has roughly 24K railway cars and transfers above and beyond $250 billion (£190 billion) worth of merchandise every year for an assortment of business industries, cover anything from source products to processed goods to consumer items, throughout a railway system of in the region of 20k miles covering Canada and USA. The company has a worth of $4.4 billion (£3.36 billion).

No 7 - Poste Italiane

Poste Italiane is undoubtedly an Italian postal giant. As well as their conventional postal services the company also provides a variety of integrated services and products for instance postal savings, telecommunications, freight logistics and banking services all over Italy. In 2011, the company purchased "UniCredit MedioCredito Centrale" for €136million ($166million/£126million) and in 2016 the Italian federal government sanctioned the selling of shares of approximately 40% in the firm. Its net worth is currently $4.8 billion (£3.66 billion).

We are almost halfway there and bringing up the lead of the bottom half is....

No 6 - McLane

McLane is undoubtedly one of the most extensive freight logistics service provider for food and food service logistics solutions for supermarkets, pharmacies and a lot more in the United States Of America. It's equipped with among the largest private road fleets in The united states and carries at least 50k items to 110k destinations and has over 20k staff members. The company's net worth is $4.85 billion (£3.7 billion) .

I'm sure you'll agree these are some players, but check back next week for the Top 5 behemoth heavy weights

Speedshift | Freight Logistics UK & International call 0845 519 0270

Pallet Collection and Pallet Delivery UK Pallet Collection &
Pallet Delivery across Europe.
Pallet Collection and Delivery secured by Braintree Payments