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Road Freight Transportation Market in the US 2015-2019

Road Freight Transportation Market in the US 2015-2019

About Road Freight Transportation

Road freight transportation is the movement of goods by surface transportation carriers, such as trucks and trailers. It includes less than truckload and full truckload transportation carriers. In addition, road freight transportation includes refrigerated trucks, which are used for the transportation of temperature-sensitive products. Often, road freight service providers go beyond logistics and provide additional value-added services, such as loading and unloading, documentation services, door-to-door delivery, and packaging. They also provide strategic and operational value to many shippers worldwide. Currently, road freight service providers are improving logistics services by introducing innovative SCM.

TechNavio's analysts forecast the Road Freight Transportation market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 4.67 percent over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this Report

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Road Freight Transportation market in the US for the period 2015-2019. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated by road freight transportation service providers. It presents the vendor landscape and a corresponding detailed analysis of the top five vendors in the market. In addition, it outlines the major drivers that influence the growth of the market. It also summarizes the challenges faced by the vendors and the market at large, as well as key trends that are emerging in the market. The report also segments the market on the basis of the type of road freight transportation carriers in the US.On the basis of the type of road freight transportation carriers, the market is segmented as follows:

  • Full Truckload
  • LTL
  • Private Carriers
TechNavio's report, Road Freight Transportation Market in the US 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. It also summaries the challenges faced by the vendors and the market at large, and the key trends that are emerging in the market.

Key Vendors
  • Con-way Inc.
  • J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc.
  • Schneider National Inc.
  • Swift Transportation Inc.
  • Werner Enterprises Inc.
Other Prominent Vendors
  • A. Duie Pyle
  • AAA Cooper
  • ABF Freight System
  • APL Logistics
  • Associated Global Systems
  • Averitt Express
  • BDP International
  • BGI Worldwide Logistics
  • BK Logistic Solutions
  • Central Transport International
  • CEVA Logistics
  • Champion Logistics Group
  • Clutch Global
  • CMS Domestic Freight Forwarding
  • Cole International
  • Craters and Freighters
  • Daylight Transport
  • Dayton Freight Lines
  • DB Schenker Logistics
  • Dura Logistics
  • Estes Express Lines
  • Expeditors International
  • FedEx Supply Chain
  • Freight-Moving.com
  • Gateway Logistics Group
  • Global Shipping Company
  • Hub Group
  • Mainfreight
  • Menlo Worldwide Logistics
  • Neovia Logistics Services
  • New England Motor Freight
  • NFI
  • Oak Harbor Freight Lines
  • Old Dominion Freight Line
  • Panalpina
  • Pitt Ohio Express
  • R+L Carriers
  • Roadrunner Transportation Systems
  • Ryder
  • Saia
  • Samuel Shapiro
  • SBA Global Logistics Services
  • Southeastern Freight Lines
  • Torizon
  • U.S. Messenger & Logistics
  • Ward Transport and Logistics
  • Wilson Trucking
  • XPO Logistics
  • YRC Regional
Market Driver
  • Developed Logistics Infrastructure.
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report.
Market Challenge
  • Capital-intensive Business.
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report.
Market Trend
  • Increase in M&A.
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report.
Key Questions Answered in this Report
  • What will the market size be in 2019 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

TechNavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Road Freight Transportation Market in the US 2015-2019

TechNavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Road Freight Transportation Market in the US: Con-way Inc., J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc., Schneider National Inc., Swift Transportation Inc. and Werner Enterprises Inc.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: A. Duie Pyle, AAA Cooper, ABF Freight System, APL Logistics, Associated Global Systems, Averitt Express, BDP International, BGI Worldwide Logistics, BK Logistic Solutions, Central Transport International, CEVA Logistics, Champion Logistics Group, Clutch Global, CMS Domestic Freight Forwarding, Cole International, Craters and Freighters, Daylight Transport, Dayton Freight Lines, DB Schenker Logistics, Dura Logistics, Estes Express Lines, Expeditors International, FedEx Supply Chain, Freight-Moving.com, Gateway Logistics Group, Global Shipping Company, Hub Group, Mainfreight, Menlo Worldwide Logistics, Neovia Logistics Services, New England Motor Freight, NFI, Oak Harbor Freight Lines, Old Dominion Freight Line, Panalpina, Pitt Ohio Express, R+L Carriers, Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Ryder, Saia, Samuel Shapiro, SBA Global Logistics Services, Southeastern Freight Lines, Torizon, U.S. Messenger & Logistics, Ward Transport and Logistics, Wilson Trucking, XPO Logistics and YRC Regional.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio’s team said: “Vendors in this market are continually adopting the M&A strategy to increase their global presence and expand their product portfolio, as well as to achieve economies of scale in various SCM processes. M&A allows companies to expand their global customer base and their portfolio of products, solutions, and services.”

According to the report, one of the main drivers of the Road Freight Transportation market in the US is the developed logistics infrastructure. The growth of the market is driven by the highly developed roads and highways that provide the smooth movement of freight, which reduces transportation time.

Further, the report states that rising costs of fuel increase the operational costs for road transportation service providers. Rising fuel costs are expected to add to the operational expenses, causing a decline in the growth of the Road Freight Transportation market in the US.

Companies Mentioned

Con-way Inc., J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc., Schneider National Inc., Swift Transportation Inc., Werner Enterprises Inc., A. Duie Pyle, AAA Cooper, ABF Freight System, APL Logistics, Associated Global Systems, Averitt Express, BDP International, BGI Worldwide Logistics,BK Logistic Solutions, Central Transport International, CEVA Logistics, Champion Logistics Group, Clutch Global , CMS Domestic Freight Forwarding, Cole International, Craters and Freighters, Daylight Transport, Dayton Freight Lines, DB Schenker Logistics, DuraLogistics, Estes Express Lines, Expeditors International, FedEx Supply Chain, Freight-Moving.com, Gateway Logistics Group, Global Shipping Company, Hub Group, Mainfreight, Menlo Worldwide Logistics, Neovia Logistics Services, New England Motor Freight, NFI, OakHarbor Freight Lines, Old Dominion Freight Line, Panalpina, Pitt Ohio Express, R+L Carriers, Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Ryder, Saia, Samuel Shapiro, SBA Global Logistics Services, Southeastern Freight Lines, Torizon, U.S. Messenger & Logistics, WardTransportand Logistics, Wilson Trucking, XPO Logistics, YRC Regional

  • Executive Summary
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Scope of the Report
    • Market Overview
    • Service Offerings
  • Market Research Methodology
    • Market Research Process
    • Research Methodology
      • Table Market Research Methodology
  • Introduction
  • Market Landscape
    • Road Freight Transportation Market in US
      • Table Segmentation of Road Freight Transportation Market
    • Market Size and Forecast by Revenue
      • Table Road Freight Transportation Market in US 2014-2019 (US$ billion)
    • Market Size and Forecast by Volume
      • Table Road Freight Transportation Market in US 2014-2019 (billion tons)
    • Five Forces Analysis
  • Segmentation of Market by Type of Carrier
    • Table Segmentation of Road Freight Transportation Market in US by Type of Carrier
    • Road Freight Transportation Market in US by Type of Carrier 2014
      • Table Road Freight Transportation Market in US by Type of Carrier 2014
    • Segmentation of Road Freight Transportation Market in US by Type of Carrier 2014-2019
      • Table Segmentation of Road Freight Transportation Market in US by Type of Carrier 2014-2019 (revenue percentage)
      • Table Segmentation of Road Freight Transportation Market in US by Type of Carriers 2014-2019 (US$ billion)
    • Full Truckload Market in US
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Full Truckload Market in US 2014-2019 (US$ billion)
    • Private Carriers Market in US
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Private Carriers Market in US 2014-2019 (US$ billion)
    • Less-than Truckload Market in US
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Less-than Truckload Market in US 2014-2019 (US$ billion)
  • Buying Criteria
  • Market Growth Drivers
  • Drivers and their Impact
  • Market Challenges
  • Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  • Market Trends
  • Trends and their Impact
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Competitive Scenario
    • Key Vendor Ranking 2014
    • Other Prominent Vendors
  • Key Vendor Analysis
    • Con-way
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Con-way: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Con-way: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 (US$ billion)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Con-way: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • J.B. Hunt Transport
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue
        • Table J.B. Hunt Transport: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table J.B. Hunt Transport: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 (US$ million)
      • Geographical Segmentation
        • Table J.B. Hunt Transport: Geographical Segmentation
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Schneider National
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Units
        • Table Schneider National's: Business Units
      • Geographical Segmentation
        • Table Schneider National's: Geographical Segmentation
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Swift Transportation
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Swift Transportation: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Swift Transportation: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 (US$ million)
      • Business Strategy
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Werner Enterprises
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Werner Enterprises: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Werner Enterprises: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 (US$ million)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Werner Enterprises: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
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