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Road Freight in the United States

  • Published: January 2013
  • Region: United States
  • 35 pages
  • MarketLine

Introduction

Road Freight in the United States industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2008-12, and forecast to 2017). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the United States road freight market. Includes market size data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Highlights

- The road freight sector is defined as consisting of revenues generated from freight transportation by road. Units of volumes are measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTK). Road freight volumes include both domestic and international freight, which for the purposes of this report are counted in the country of origin. Any currency conversions used in the creation of this report have been calculated using constant 2011 annual average exchange rates.

- The US road freight sector is expected to generate total revenues of $791.3 billion in 2012, representing a compound annual READ MORE >

Executive Summary 2
Market value 2
Market value forecast 2
Market volume 2
Market volume forecast 2
Geography segmentation 2
Market rivalry 2
Market Overview 7
Market definition 7
Market analysis 7
Market Data 8
Market value 8
Market volume 9
Market Segmentation 10
Geography segmentation 10
Market Outlook 11
Market value forecast 11
Market volume forecast 12
Five Forces Analysis 13
Summary 13
Buyer power 14
Supplier power 15
New entrants 16
Threat of substitutes 17
Degree of rivalry 18
Leading Companies 19
Con-way Inc. 19
FedEx Corporation 22
Ryder System, Inc. 25
United Parcel Service, Inc. 28
Macroeconomic Indicators 31
Country Data 31
Appendix 33
Methodology 33
Industry associations 34
Related MarketLine research 34

LIST OF TABLES
Table 1: United States road freight sector value: $ billion, 2008–12(e) 8
Table 2: United States road freight sector volume: billion FTK, 2008–12(e) 9
Table 3: United States road freight sector geography segmentation: $ billion, 2012(e) 10
Table 4: United States road freight sector value forecast: $ billion, 2012–17 11
Table 5: United States road freight sector volume forecast: billion FTK, 2012–17 12
Table 6: Con-way Inc.: key facts 19
Table 7: Con-way Inc.: key financials ($) 20
Table 8: Con-way Inc.: key financial ratios 20
Table 9: FedEx Corporation: key facts 22
Table 10: FedEx Corporation: key financials ($) 23
Table 11: FedEx Corporation: key financial ratios 23
Table 12: Ryder System, Inc.: key facts 25
Table 13: Ryder System, Inc.: key financials ($) 26
Table 14: Ryder System, Inc.: key financial ratios 26
Table 15: United Parcel Service, Inc.: key facts 28
Table 16: United Parcel Service, Inc.: key financials ($) 28
Table 17: United Parcel Service, Inc.: key financial ratios 29
Table 18: United States size of population (million), 2008–12 31
Table 19: United States gdp (constant 2000 prices, $ billion), 2008–12 31
Table 20: United States gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2008–12 31
Table 21: United States inflation, 2008–12 32
Table 22: United States consumer price index (absolute), 2008–12 32
Table 23: United States exchange rate, 2008–12 32

LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1: United States road freight sector value: $ billion, 2008–12(e) 8
Figure 2: United States road freight sector volume: billion FTK, 2008–12(e) 9
Figure 3: United States road freight sector geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2012(e) 10
Figure 4: United States road freight sector value forecast: $ billion, 2012–17 11
Figure 5: United States road freight sector volume forecast: billion FTK, 2012–17 12
Figure 6: Forces driving competition in the road freight sector in the United States, 2012 13
Figure 7: Drivers of buyer power in the road freight sector in the United States, 2012 14
Figure 8: Drivers of supplier power in the road freight sector in the United States, 2012 15
Figure 9: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the road freight sector in the United States, 2012 16
Figure 10: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the road freight sector in the United States, 2012 17
Figure 11: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the road freight sector in the United States, 2012 18
Figure 12: Con-way Inc.: revenues & profitability 20
Figure 13: Con-way Inc.: assets & liabilities 21
Figure 14: FedEx Corporation: revenues & profitability 23
Figure 15: FedEx Corporation: assets & liabilities 24
Figure 16: Ryder System, Inc.: revenues & profitability 26
Figure 17: Ryder System, Inc.: assets & liabilities 27
Figure 18: United Parcel Service, Inc.: revenues & profitability 29
Figure 19: United Parcel Service, Inc.: assets & liabilities 30

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