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US Trucking Intermodal and Rail Report 2011

  • ID: 1843364
  • April 2011
  • Region: North America, United States
  • 278 Pages
  • Transport Intelligence

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Arkansas Best
  • CH Robinson
  • FedEx
  • Kansas City Southern
  • Ryder
  • Swift
  • MORE

What are the key issues affecting the North American transportation sector?

The North American trucking, intermodal and rail industry is recovering from a severe freight recession which began a long time before the global economic downturn.

The prolonged period of falling and subdued volumes has had a systemic impact on much of the industry, bringing several major players close to collapse and resulting in greatly reduced capacity.

However the industry is now in recovery phase with sustained growth throughout the NAFTA region. The recovery of the automotive industry is causing increasing demand from Mexico and, to a lesser degree, Canada. The near-shoring trend is also beneficially affecting the sector as some Chinese manufacturing shifts closer to US markets as a result of rising Chinese labor and transportation costs.

In turn the rebound of the economy is having the impact of creating tighter trucking capacity, a shortage of truck drivers and higher rates—this subsequently is driving the growth of more cost-effective rail intermodal services as operators take market share. This trend has been compounded by greater government regulation of the trucking READ MORE >

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Arkansas Best
  • CH Robinson
  • FedEx
  • Kansas City Southern
  • Ryder
  • Swift
  • MORE

1.0 Introduction
1.1 Overview
1.1.1 Market size
1.1.2 Economy
1.1.3 The impact of rising oil prices

2.0 NAFTA
2.1 Overview
2.1.1 Major Industries
2.2 Canada
2.2.1 Overview
2.2.2 Providers Overview
2.3 Mexico
2.3.1 Overview
2.3.2 Providers Overview

3.0 US Trucking
3.1 Overview
3.2 Top Trucking Companies
3.3 Infrastructure
3.4 Regulations
3.4.1 Green Initiatives
3.5 Less-Than-Truckload (LTL)
3.5.1 Overview
3.6 Truck-Load (TL)
3.6.1 Overview
3.7 Dedicated Contract Carriage (DCC)
3.7.1 Overview
3.8 Value Added Services

4.0 Railroads
4.1 Overview
4.2 Market Size
4.3 Infrastructure
4.4 Regulations
4.4.1 Green Initiatives
4.5 Value-added services
4.6 Major Rail Routes-Maps

5.0 Intermodal
5.1 Overview
5.2 Market
5.2.1 Providers
5.2.2 Air
5.2.3 Sea
5.3 Rail Intermodal Maps

6.0 Trucking Providers
6.1 Arkansas Best Corporation
6.1.1 Finances
6.1.2 Operations
6.1.3 Strategy
6.2 CH Robinson Worldwide Inc.
6.2.1 Finances
6.2.2 Operations
6.2.3 Strategy
6.3 Con-way Inc.
6.3.1 Finances
6.3.2 Operations
6.3.3 Strategy
6.4 FedEx
6.4.1 Finances
6.4.2 Operations
6.4.3 Strategy
6.5 Hub Group Inc.
6.5.1 Finances
6.5.2 Operations
6.5.3 Strategy
6.6 J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc.
6.6.1 Finances
6.6.2 Operations
6.6.3 Strategy
6.7 Landstar System Inc.
6.7.1 Finances
6.7.2 Operations
6.7.3 Strategy
6.8 Old Dominion
6.8.1 Finances
6.8.2 Operations
6.8.3 Strategy
6.9 Ryder
6.9.1 Finances
6.9.2 Operations
6.9.3 Strategy
6.10 Saia
6.10.1 Finances
6.10.2 Operations
6.10.3 Strategy
6.11 Schneider National
6.11.1 Finances
6.11.2 Operations
6.11.3 Strategy
6.12 Swift Transportation Co.
6.12.1 Finances
6.12.2 Operations
6.13 Transplace
6.13.1 Operations
6.13.2 Strategy
6.14 UPS
6.14.1 Finances
6.14.2 Operations
6.14.3 Strategy
6.15 U.S. Xpress Enterprises
6.15.1 Finances
6.15.2 Operations
6.16 Werner Enterprises Inc.
6.16.1 Finances
6.16.2 Operations
6.16.3 Strategy
6.17 YRC
6.17.1 Finances
6.17.2 Operations
6.17.3 Strategy

7.0 Rail Providers
7.1 Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corporation (BNSF)
7.1.1 Finances
7.1.2 Operations
7.1.3 Strategy
7.2 Canadian Pacific
7.2.1 Finances
7.2.2 Operations
7.2.3 Strategy
7.3 CSX Corporation
7.3.1 Finances
7.3.2 Operations
7.3.3 Strategy
7.4 Kansas City Southern
7.4.1 Finances
7.4.2 Operations
7.4.3 Strategy
7.5 Union Pacific Corporation
7.5.1 Finances
7.5.2 Operations
7.5.3 Strategy

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- Arkansas Best
- CH Robinson
- Con-way
- FedEx
- Hub Group
- JB Hunt
- Landstar
- Old Dominion
- Ryder
- Saia
- Schneider
- Swift
- Transplace
- UPS
- US Xpress
- Werner
- YRC WorldwideM
- BNSF
- Canadian Pacific
- CSX Corp.
- Kansas City Southern
- Union Pacific Corp

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