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Worldwide Facts

Founded: August 28, 1907, in Seattle, Wash., USA

World Headquarters: Atlanta, GA., USA

World Wide Web Address:

CEO: David Abney

2015 Revenue: $58.4 billion

Employees: 444,000 Worldwide (362,000 U.S.; 82,000 International)

Package Operations

2015 Revenue: $48.9 billion

2015 Delivery Volume: 4.7 billion packages and documents

Daily Delivery Volume: 18.3 million packages and documents

Daily U.S. Air Volume: 2.6 million packages and documents

Daily International Volume: 2.7 million packages and documents

Service Area: More than 220 countries and territories; every address in North America and Europe

Customers: 1.6 million pick-up, 8.4 million delivery

Online Tracking: Average 69.4 million daily tracking requests

Retail Access: The UPS Store®, 4,889; UPS Customer Centres, 1,003; Authorized outlets, 10,443; UPS Drop Boxes, 38,300; UPS Access Point locations, more than 23,000

Operating Facilities: 1,800

Delivery Fleet: 104,398 package cars, vans, tractors, motorcycles, including 6,845 alternative-fuel vehicles

UPS Jet Aircraft Fleet: 237

Chartered Aircraft: 413

Daily Flight Segments: Domestic - 940; International - 1,015

Airports Served: Domestic - 382; International - 346

Air Hubs:

  • United States: Louisville, KY (Main Global Air Hub); Philadelphia, PA; Dallas, TX; Ontario, CA; Rockford, IL; Columbia, SC
  • Europe: Cologne/Bonn, Germany
  • Asia Pacific: Shanghai; Shenzhen; Hong Kong
  • Latin America and Caribbean: Miami, FL, USA
  • Canada: Hamilton, Ontario; Mirabel, Québec; Vancouver, British Columbia; Calgary, Alberta; Winnipeg, Manitoba; Toronto, Ontario; Ottawa, ON

Supply Chain and Freight

2015 Net Revenue: $9.5 billion

UPS Supply Chain Solutions

Key Services: Logistics and distribution; transportation and freight (air, sea, ground, rail); freight forwarding to 195 countries; international trade management, and customs brokerage.

Specialty Services: Service parts logistics; technical repair and configuration; supply chain design and planning; returns management.

Facilities: 581 facilities in more than 120 countries; 32.2 million sq. ft.

Delivery fleet: 534

UPS Freight

Key services: Leading provider of less-than-truckload services coast-to-coast.

Delivery fleet: 5,883  vehicles; 21,499 trailers

Facilities: 199 service centres

For more information, contact: UPS Public Relations 404-828-7123

*Note: In Canada, some shipments may be shipped by surface transport and/or handled by a UPS independent contractor. Shipments handled by independent contractors destined to remote delivery areas may be delivered to a centralized delivery location and require the consignee to pick up the shipment.

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