Kirby Corporation operates in the Water transportation of freight sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Kirby with three other
freight shipping companies in North America:
sales of $1.94 billion
of which 79%
was Ocean Transportation),
Teekay Offshore Partners L.P
(1.15 billion Bermudan Dollars [US$1.15 billion]
based in Bermuda
(2.33 billion Bermudan Dollars [US$2.33 billion]
Kirby reported sales of $1.77 billion
December of 2016.
decrease of 17.5%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were $2.15 billion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Kirby had sales
of $1.85 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 38.3% decline
in Diesel Engine Services, from $484.44 million to $298.78 million.
There were also decreases in sales in
Marine Transportation (down 11.5% to $1.47 billion)