Pilot Freight Services has closed 2015 with record revenue of USD565.5 million, an increase of 3.25 percent compared to 2014 sales volume and more than 1.4 million shipments for the year, the company sai.
In 2015, Pilot introduced a new retail services division, expanding its work with brick and mortar retailers.
Pilot´s National Account Domestic business represented the lion´s share of company growth in 2015, increasing 6.4 percent to USD216.5 million of revenue, while international revenues grew six percent. Year over year revenue growth was diminished by considerable decreases in fuel prices.
Particular pockets of opportunity were seen for Pilot Automotive, which grew 49 percent over 2014 volumes, while Pilot´s home delivery business registered a record year with revenues exceeding USD123 million, representing 17.1 percent of the year´s business growth.
Pilot Freight Services is a transportation and logistics provider with over 75 locations throughout North America and Western Europe. The company´s freight forwarding services encompasses every mode of transportation, including air, ground and ocean, serving all corners of the globe.