Trucking companies on Forbes’ ‘most admired’ list


Several trucking and related companies are among the most admired businesses in the world.

Forbes magazine compiled the list based on a survey of some 3,800 executive, board members and analysts.

Trucking and related companies making the list and their ranks were:

  • Federal Express, 15th
  • UPS, 33rd
  • C.H.Robinson Worldwide, 93rd
  • Deutsche Post DHL Group, 122nd
  • J.B. Hunt Transport Services, 175th
  • Maersk Group, 204th
  • Paccar, 230th
  • Ryder System, 256th
  • Volvo, 314th
  • XPO Logistics, 329th

Cracking the top 10 list was Berkshire Hathaway, which in October of 2017 purchased 38.6% of Pilot Flying J. The company, owned by Warren Buffet, plans to increase its stake in the company to more than 80% in the next several years.

For the 13th year in a row, Apple tops the list.