The leading freight brokerage firms 2018

With net revenue of around 1.8 billion U.S. dollars, C.H. Robinson is the largest freight brokerage firm in the world, assisting between a company that needed their freight delivered and a qualified motor carrier.

C.H. Robinson

C.H. Robinson is a transportation and third-party logistics company headquartered in Minnesota. Providing several services such as freight transportation and transportation management worldwide, they generated revenue of 16.63 billion U.S. dollars in 2018. As the biggest freight brokerage firm in the world, they had around 15,200 workers worldwide in 2018. Most of their net revenue came from their truckload segment, while the food and beverage industry collected the most revenue for C.H. Robinson in 2018.

Freight transportation in the U.S.

Freight transportation uses several different modes of movement. In the U.S, the market predominantly uses trucks to fulfill services. Truckloads and private truckloads had the biggest market size in 2018. The most common commodities transported are natural gas, coke, and asphalt. Others included gravel, gasoline, and cereal grains.

The leading freight brokerage firms in 2018, based on net revenue (in million U.S. dollars)*

Net revenue in million U.S. dollars
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Release date

April 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2018

Supplementary notes

* Values are based on 12-month 2018 net revenue. ** Estimated data

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