China Express Delivery Market: Size, Trends & Forecasts (2018-2022)

China Express Delivery Market: Size, Trends & Forecasts (2018-2022)

Scope of the Report

The report entitled “China Express Delivery Market: Size, Trends & Forecasts (2018-2022)”, provides analysis of the China express delivery market, with detailed analysis of market size and growth, and volume of the industry. The analysis includes the market by value, by player analysis and by volume.

Moreover, the report also assesses the key opportunities in the market and outlines the factors that are and will be driving the growth of the industry. Growth of the overall China express delivery market has also been forecasted for the years 2018-2022, taking into consideration the previous growth patterns, the growth drivers and the current and future trends.

ZTO Express, YTO Express, Best Inc., STO Express and SF Express are some of the key players operating in the China express delivery market, whose company profiling has been done in the report. In this segment of the report, business overview, financial overview and business strategies of the companies are provided.

Company Coverage

ZTO Express
YTO Express
Best Inc.
STO Express
SF Express 

Executive Summary

Delivery is the process of transporting goods and packages from one place to another destination as mentioned by the client. Delivery on the basis of transportation duration is divided into two categories i.e. standard delivery and express delivery.

Express delivery was originated in 1970s. In express delivery, the express delivery company delivers the parcel within 24-72 hours. Express delivery facilities are used by different industries such as electronics and electricals, textile & clothing, automotive & transport, manufacturing industry, pharmaceuticals, financial services, e-commerce industry along with individual customers for their personal work.

Express delivery business model is of two types: Franchiser Model and Direct Operator Model. In Franchiser model, express delivery company is partnered with third party network for delivery of packages. Direct operator model is the type where the company is entirely responsible for the delivery of the packages, from inventory to transportation.

The China Express Delivery Market is expected to increase at high growth rates during the forecasted period (2018-2022). The china express delivery market is supported by various growth drivers, such as increasing focus on service quality, growing e-commerce penetration, differentiated service offerings by companies, increasing retail m-commerce, etc. The market faces certain challenges, such as, reduction in prices (revenue per parcel), risks associated with the franchise model, etc. few new market trends are also provided such as, rising demand for cross-border supply chain services, emergence of non-express diversification, etc.


1. Executive Summary
2. Introduction
2.1 Delivery Services: An Overview
2.1.1 Delivery: Meaning
2.1.2 Delivery on the Basis of Transportation Duration
Table 1: Delivery on the Basis of Transportation Duration
2.2 Express Delivery: An Overview
2.2.1 Express Delivery: Meaning
Table 2: Key Stages of an Express Delivery
2.2.2 Express Delivery Industry in Brief
2.2.3 End Users of Express Delivery
Table 3: End Users of Express Delivery
2.2.4 Types of Express Delivery Business Model
Table 4: Types of Express Delivery Business Model
2.2.5 Key characteristics of Direct Operators and Franchisers Model
Table 5: Key characteristics of Direct Operators and Franchisers Model
2.2.6 Delivery Chain of Typical Franchiser Model
Table 6: Delivery Chain of Typical Franchiser Model
2.2.7 Franchisee Partner Business Model: Economics Split
Table 7: Economics Split for Franchisee Partner Business Model
3. Market Sizing
3.1 China Express Delivery Market: An Analysis
3.1.1 China Express Delivery Market by Value
Table 8: China Express Delivery Market by Value; 2011-2017 (US$ Billion)
Table 9: China Express Delivery Market by Value; 2018-2022 (US$ Billion)
3.1.2 China Express Delivery Market by Volume
Table 10: China Express Delivery Market by Volume; 2011-2017 (Billion)
Table 11: China Express Delivery Market by Volume; 2018-2022 (Billion)
3.1.3 China Express Delivery Market by ASP
Table 12: China Express Delivery Market by ASP; 2011-2017 (US$)
3.2 China Express Delivery Market: Player Analysis (ZTO Express, YTO Express, Best Inc., STO Express and SF Express)
Table 13: ZTO Express Delivery Volume; 2013-2021 (Billion)
Table 14: YTO Express Delivery Volume; 2013-2021 (Billion)
Table 15: STO Express Delivery Volume; 2013-2021 (Billion)
Table 16: Yunda Express Delivery Volume; 2013-2021 (Billion)
Table 17: Best Inc. Express Delivery Volume; 2014-2021 (Billion)
Table 18: SF Express Delivery Volume; 2013-2021 (Billion)
4. Market Dynamics
4.1 Growth Drivers
4.1.1 Increasing Focus on Service Quality
4.1.2 Easing Pricing Pressure
4.1.3 Growing E-Commerce Penetration
Table 19: China E-Commerce Market; 2010-2027 (Percentage, %)
4.1.4 Differentiated Service Offerings by Companies
Table 20: Services Offered by Express Delivery Companies in China
4.1.5 Increasing Retail M-Commerce
Table 21: Retail M-Commerce Sales in China; 2011-2020 (US$ Billion)
4.1.6 Organic Growth of the China Retail Market
Table 22: China Retail Market; 2010-2017 (US$ Trillion)
4.1.7 Merging of Online-Offline (O2O) Retail Markets
4.2 Challenges
4.2.1 Reduction in Prices (Revenue Per Parcel)
Table 23: China Express Delivery Market Top Players Pricing (Revenue Per Parcel); 2017 (Percentage, %)
4.2.2 Customers Complaints on Service
Table 24: China Express Delivery Market Complaints; 2014-2016 (Thousands)
4.2.3 Risks Associated with the Franchise Model
4.3 Market Trends
4.3.1 Introduction of Cainiao Network
Table 25: Cainiao’s Service Lines
4.3.2 Rising Demand for Cross-Border Supply Chain Services
Table 26: China Cross-Border Export E-Commerce Market; 2011-2017 (US$ Billion)
4.3.3 Emergence of Non-Express Diversification
5. Competitive Landscape
5.1 China Express Delivery Market: Competitive Landscape
5.1.1 China Express Delivery Market Players by Share
Table 27: China Express Delivery Market Players by Share; 2017 (Percentage, %)
5.1.2 China Express Delivery Market Players by Expected Share
Table 28: China Express Delivery Market Players by Expected Share; 2018-2019 (Percentage, %)
5.1.3 China Express Delivery Market Players GP Per Parcel
Table 29: China Express Delivery Market Players GP Per Parcel; 2017 (US$)
5.1.4 China Express Delivery Market Players Comparison
Table 30: Major Express Players Comparison by Key Metrics
6. Company Profiling
6.1 BEST Inc.
6.1.1 Business Overview
6.1.2 Financial Overview
Table 31: BEST Inc. Revenue; 2014-2017 (US$ Million)
6.1.3 Business Strategy
6.2 ZTO Express
6.2.1 Business Overview
6.2.2 Financial Overview
Table 32: ZTO Express Revenue; 2014-2017 (US$ Million)
6.2.3 Business Strategy
6.3 YTO Express
6.3.1 Business Overview
6.3.2 Financial Overview
Table 33: YTO Express Revenue; 2013-2017 (US$ Million)
6.3.3 Business Strategy
6.4 SF Express
6.4.1 Business Overview
6.4.2 Business Strategy
6.5 STO Express
6.5.1 Business Overview
6.5.2 Financial Overview
Table 34: STO Express Revenue; 2012-2016 (US$ Million)
6.5.3 Business Strategy

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