Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (EXPD) - Financial and Strategic Analysis Review by GlobalData

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Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (Expeditor) is a leading provider of global logistic services to retailers, wholesalers, and electronics and manufacturing companies worldwide. The company is engaged in offering consolidation or forwarding of air and ocean freight services. It is also engaged in providing vendor consolidation, distribution management, purchase of order management, cargo insurance, and customized logistic information. The business of the company is operated through three reportable divisions, namely, Airfreight services division, Ocean freight and ocean services division, and Customs brokerage and other services division. This comprehensive SWOT profile of Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. provides you an in-depth strategic analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better. The profile contains critical company information including, - Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions. - Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy. - SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats. - Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company. - Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company. - Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company. - Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company. - Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history. - Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions. - Important locations a

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									            Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (EXPD) - Financial and
                                 Strategic Analysis Review

       Reference Code: GDTTL29214FSA                                                                                     Publication Date: AUG 2010

       1015 Third Avenue, 12th Floor         Phone            +1 206 6743400                             Revenue            4,092.3 (million USD)
       Seattle, WA                           Fax              +1 206 6743459                             Net Profit         240.22 (million USD)
       98104                                 Website          www.expeditors.com                         Employees          12,010
       United States                         Exchange         EXPD [NASDAQ]                              Industry           Transport and Logistics

      Company Overview
       Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (Expeditor) is a leading provider of global logistic services to retailers, wholesalers,
       and electronics and manufacturing companies worldwide. The company is engaged in offering consolidation or forwarding of air
       and ocean freight services. It is also engaged in providing vendor consolidation, distribution management, purchase of order
       management, cargo insurance, and customized logistic information. The business of the company is operated through three
       reportable divisions, namely, Airfreight services division, Ocean freight and ocean services division, and Customs brokerage and
       other services division.

      Key Executives                                                                  SWOT Analysis
                     Name                                   Title                     Expeditors International of Washington, Inc., SWOT
                                                                                      Analysis
       Peter J. Rose                         Chairman
                                                                                      Strengths                    Weaknesses
       James L.K. Wang                       Director
       R. Jordan Gates                       Chief Operating Officer                                                     Litigations and Legal
                                                                                      Efficient Utilization of
                                                                                                                         Proceedings
       Mark A. Emmert                        Director                                 Resources
       Dan P. Kourkoumelis                   Director                                                                    Declining Market Share in
       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research         Efficient Liquidity Position
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      Share Data
       Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.                                   Opportunities                      Threats
       Share Price (USD) as on 25-Aug-2010                                40.20
                                                                                      Increasing Demand for Online Intense Competition
       EPS (USD)                                                            1.11      Shopping
       Market Cap (million USD)                                           8,519                                          Government Regulations
                                                                                 
								
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