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Industry Report Card: Global Transportation Sep 03 Product Image

Industry Report Card: Global Transportation Sep 03

  • Published: September 2003
  • Region: Global
  • Standard & Poors

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Air Canada
  • CSX Corp.
  • Horizon Lines LLC
  • MRS Logistica S.A.
  • Reseau Ferre de France
  • Transnet SOC Ltd.
  • MORE

Abstract
Weak global economic conditions are continuing to adversely affect demand for all industry participants. The impact on small-package express operators has been fairly modest, whereas the effect on heavyweight cargo operators has been more pronounced, exacerbated by excess capacity. Small-package express carriers are continuing to mitigate the impact of economic pressures by focusing on cost control, yield-improvement strategies, and expanded service offerings. The economic downturn has resulted in much more significant profit pressures for heavyweight cargo carriers, which were already financially weaker than their counterparts in the small-package express business. In recent months, however, pressures on profit have been mitigated somewhat by increased military flying, which has helped offset weakness in commercial demand. Despite currently depressed commercial demand, Standard &...

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- American Airlines Group Inc.
- AMERCO
- CSX Corp.
- Canadian National Railway Co.
- Con-way Inc.
- United Airlines Inc.
- Delta Air Lines Inc.
- GATX Corp.
- Hertz Corp.
- International Lease Finance Corp.
- Kansas City Southern
- The Brink's Co.
- Ryder System Inc.
- Societe Nationale des Chemins de Fer Francais
- Southwest Airlines Co.
- TTX Co.
- Union Pacific Corp.
- Union Tank Car Co.
- Yellow Corp.
- Greyhound Lines Inc.
- MTR Corp. Ltd.
- Sea Containers Ltd.
- US Airways Group Inc.
- Air Canada
- Alaska Air Group Inc.
- Matson Navigation Co. Inc.
- Norfolk Southern Corp.
- Xtra Corp.
- United Continental Holdings Inc.
- National Railroad Passenger Corp. (AMTRAK)
- Qantas Airways Ltd.
- Kirby Corp.
- Deutsche Lufthansa AG
- Laidlaw International Inc.
- British Airways PLC
- J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc.
- Enterprise Holdings Inc.
- Overseas Shipholding Group Inc.
- East Japan Railway Co.
- International Shipholding Corp.
- USF Corporation
- Grupo TMM, S. A. B.
- Teekay Corp.
- Kowloon-Canton Railway Corp.
- Societe nationale des Chemins de fer belges
- Williams Scotsman Inc.
- Compania Sud Americana de Vapores
- Interpool Inc.
- Air New Zealand Ltd. (Unsolicited Ratings)
- Transnet SOC Ltd.
- Conrail Inc.
- Burlington Northern Santa Fe LLC
- Stena AB
- Canadian Pacific Railway Co.
- AirTran Holdings Inc.
- NS Groep N.V.
- Tranz Rail Holdings Ltd.
- All Nippon Airways Co. Ltd.
- Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd.
- Nippon Yusen KK
- Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd.
- Kansas City Southern de Mexico S.A. de C.V.
- FLYi Inc.
- MRS Logistica S.A.
- Localiza Rent a Car S.A.
- Reseau Ferre de France
- FedEx Corp.
- Yamato Holdings Co. Ltd.
- Seino Transportation Co. Ltd.
- Norges Statsbaner AS
- Stagecoach Group PLC
- Central Japan Railway Co.
- Keio Corp.
- Nagoya Railroad Co. Ltd.
- West Japan Railway Co.
- Marmon Holdings Inc.
- Keihin Electric Express Railway Co. Ltd.
- Sagami Railway Co. Ltd.
- Keihan Electric Railway Co. Ltd.
- Nankai Electric Railway Co. Ltd.
- RailAmerica Inc.
- Sabre Holdings Corp.
- Senko Co. Ltd.
- Fukuyama Transporting Co. Ltd.
- FirstGroup PLC
- United Parcel Service Inc.
- Deutsche Bahn AG
- CP Ships Ltd.
- Kazakhstan Temir Zholy
- Airborne Inc.
- MNG Airlines Inc.
- MISC Bhd.
- Angel Trains Ltd.
- Kowloon Motor Bus Co. (1933) Ltd.
- CMA CGM S.A.
- CFR Marfa S.A.
- Japan Airlines Corp.
- Horizon Lines LLC
- General Maritime Corp.
- Wan Hai Lines Ltd.
- JetBlue Airways Corp.
- Quality Distribution LLC
- Mobile Mini Inc.
- Worldspan L.P.
- Arkansas Best Corp.
- America West Holdings Corp.
- Evergreen International Aviation Inc.
- Northwest Airlines Corp.
- ATA Holdings Corp.
- Ultrapetrol (Bahamas) Ltd.
- Tokyu Corp.
- Tobu Railway Co. Ltd.
- Odakyu Electric Railway Co. Ltd.
- Kintetsu Corp.
- Hankyu Hanshin Holdings Inc.
- PostNL N.V.
- Nippon Express Co. Ltd.
- Pacer International Inc.
- North American Van Lines Inc.
- Keisei Electric Railway Co. Ltd.
- Nobina AB
- Sankyu Inc.
- Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Inc.
- Roadway LLC
- Deutsche Post AG
- U.S. Shipping Partners L.P.

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