• ITVI.USA
    15,285.200
    -0.340
    0%
  • OTLT.USA
    2.779
    0.003
    0.1%
  • OTRI.USA
    21.420
    -0.030
    -0.1%
  • OTVI.USA
    15,255.990
    -0.630
    0%
  • TSTOPVRPM.ATLPHL
    3.300
    -0.240
    -6.8%
  • TSTOPVRPM.CHIATL
    2.950
    -0.020
    -0.7%
  • TSTOPVRPM.DALLAX
    1.440
    0.000
    0%
  • TSTOPVRPM.LAXDAL
    3.310
    0.060
    1.8%
  • TSTOPVRPM.PHLCHI
    2.150
    0.020
    0.9%
  • TSTOPVRPM.LAXSEA
    3.950
    -0.100
    -2.5%
  • WAIT.USA
    126.000
    1.000
    0.8%
  • ITVI.USA
    15,285.200
    -0.340
    0%
  • OTLT.USA
    2.779
    0.003
    0.1%
  • OTRI.USA
    21.420
    -0.030
    -0.1%
  • OTVI.USA
    15,255.990
    -0.630
    0%
  • TSTOPVRPM.ATLPHL
    3.300
    -0.240
    -6.8%
  • TSTOPVRPM.CHIATL
    2.950
    -0.020
    -0.7%
  • TSTOPVRPM.DALLAX
    1.440
    0.000
    0%
  • TSTOPVRPM.LAXDAL
    3.310
    0.060
    1.8%
  • TSTOPVRPM.PHLCHI
    2.150
    0.020
    0.9%
  • TSTOPVRPM.LAXSEA
    3.950
    -0.100
    -2.5%
  • WAIT.USA
    126.000
    1.000
    0.8%
American ShipperIntermodal

C.H. Robinson’s 3rd-quarter net income up 44.8%

C.H. Robinson’s 3rd-quarter net income up 44.8%

   Minneapolis-based trucking and multimodal logistics provider C.H. Robinson said Tuesday that volume growth and price increases in both truckload and less-than-truckload transactions helped it achieve a 44.8 percent jump in third quarter net income to $54.1 million from $37.3 million in the third quarter of 2004.

   Income from operations increased 40.3 percent to $85.6 million in the latest quarter, from $61 million in the third quarter last year. Total revenue increased 32.1 percent to $1.48 billion from $1.12 billion.

   Transportation gross profits increased 31.9 percent to $197.9 million from $150.1 million. Gross profit for the truck transportation business improved 31.4 percent to $172.4 million. Intermodal gross profit was up 19.6 percent to $8.4 million.

   For the year-to-date, C.H. Robinson’s net income was up 47.1 percent to $145.2 million from $98.7 million in 2004. Income from operations increased 45.5 percent to $233.7 million from $160.7 million after nine months last year. Total revenue increased 30.4 percent to $4.1 billion, compared to $3.14 billion in the corresponding period last year.

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