XTRA was acquired by Berkshire Hathaway on September 20, 2001

Transportation Company

Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, transportation ranked 24 in number of deals in 2001. The largest transportation acquisition in 2001 was XTRA - which was acquired by Berkshire Hathaway for $590M.

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XTRA Corp.

1801 Park 270 Drive Suite 400,
St. Louis, Missouri 63146
United States,
(314)579-9300
www.xtralease.com

XTRA Lease is a provider of over-the-road trailers for rent and lease in the U.S. With more than 50 locations, XTRA Lease offers a fleet of approximately 75,000 trailers for rent and lease, including dry vans, flatbeds, reefers, local cartage vans, storage trailers and specialty equipment.


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