C.H. Robinson Worldwide

Industry: Misc Transportation

Fortune Rank: 301

C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. is global provider of multimodal transportation services and logistics solutions through a network of 178 offices in 40 states and internationally. For the 6 months ended 6/30/05, revenues rose 29% to $2.62B. Net income rose 49% to $91.1M. Revenues reflect increased truck transportation revenues and higher transaction volumes. Net income also reflects higher operating margins and increased interest income.

C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. is a third-party logistics company. The Company provides freight transportation services and logistics solutions to companies in the industry. During the year ended December 31, 2004, it handled approximately 3.8 million shipments for over 18,000 customers. It operates through a network of 176 offices in North America, South America, Europe and Asia. The Company has global multimodal transportation and distribution networks to provide seamless logistics services worldwide.

C.H. Robinson Worldwide

C.H. Robinson Worldwide is a Fortune 500 company. In 2010 C.H. Robinson Worldwide was ranked number 301 on the Fortune 500 list, making it the 301st largest company in the United States when judged by revenue.

C.H. Robinson Worldwide achieved revenue of $7,577.20 million in 2010 and earned a profit of $360.80 million.

C.H. Robinson Worldwide's rank changes

The company's ranking in 2010 was a decline from 2009 when it was ranked 300th on the Fortune 500. The Previous ranking was based on its 2009 revenue of $8,579 million (a change of -1 million compared to 2010) and profits of $359 million (a change of 2 million compared to 2010).

Another point of view

To many investors, profits are more important than the revenue a company earns. If the Fortune 500 was ranked by profits instead of revenue then C.H. Robinson Worldwide would be ranked 258th rather than 301st due to its profits of $361 in 2010.

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