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Logistics Industry in Iran, Forecast to 2020

Logistics Industry in Iran, Forecast to 2020

Revival of economic growth is expected as phasing out of restrictions improves investor confidence, leading to consistent growth of the logistics industry from 2017. This industry is expected to benefit from investments related to the Iran’s Sixth Development Plan, which is likely to accelerate domestic economic activities, and contribute to the development of transportation infrastructure. Iran is a key logistics hub in the region due to geographical location advantages, with access to Europe and Asia by land route, improving connectivity and trade relations with landlocked countries in Central Asia. Proposed logistics parks in border areas are expected to transform the warehousing segment during the forecast period, from 2016 to 2020.

Economic growth is expected to revive as phasing out of restrictions expected to improve investor confidence, leading to a consistent growth of logistics industry from 2017 onwards. Logistic industry is expected to benefit from the investment related to sixth development plan, which is likely to accelerate domestic economic activities, and contribute to the development of transportation infrastructure. Iran is a key logistics hub in the region due to geographical location advantage with access to Europe and Asia by land route, improving connectivity and trade relations with landlocked countries in Central Asia. Warehousing and logistics parks in border areas expected to derive transformation in the warehousing segment during the forecast period

Scope of the report
The research report includes the following segments:
Product scope: Logistics Services
Geographic scope: Iran, MENASA

End-user scope: Manufacturing Companies, Agriculture Companies, Mining Companies, Retail and Wholesale Trade Companies, Construction and Energy Companies, Transportation Equipment Manufacturers and Service Providers
Industry size analysis and forecasts, global and regional trends, and freight analysis have also been provided for logistics services market.

What makes our reports unique?
We provide one of the longest market segmentation chains in this industry.
We conduct detailed market positioning, product positioning, and competitive positioning. Entry strategies, gaps, and opportunities are identified for all the stakeholders.

Comprehensive market analysis for the following sectors:
Pharmaceuticals, medical devices, biotechnology, semiconductor and electronics, energy and power supplies, food and beverages, chemicals, advanced materials, transportation and logistics, industrial automation, and telecom, and IT. We also analyse retailers and super-retailers, technology partners, and research and development (R&D) companies. 

Key Questions Answered
What is the size of logistics industry and how long it will continue to grow, and at what rate?
What are the major modes of transportation used for freight movement and which freight mode has grown faster? 
What are the key economic and trade factors affecting the logistics services industry?
How is the national development plan expected to contribute to the growth of the industry?
What are the growth opportunities in this industry due to changes in government policies and proposed development plans?


  • Executive Summary
    • Key Findings
    • Sixth Development Plan and Transport Infrastructure
    • Iran Logistics Industry Outlook
  • Research Scope, Aims, and Objectives
    • Research Aims and Objectives
    • Research Scope and Methodology
  • Macroeconomic Assessment
    • Country Overview-Iran
    • Economic Timeline
    • Key Features of Iran Development Plan (2016-2020)
    • Sector-level Developments
    • Iran Oil and Gas Infrastructure
    • Unplanned Crude Oil Outages by OPEC Members
    • Sector-level Developments
    • Minerals in Iran
    • Sector-level Developments
  • External Trade and Trading Partners
    • Regional Blocks-Overview of Iranian Trade
    • Major Trading Blocks
    • Iran Major Trading Partners
      • Table Major Trading Partners, Iran, 2015
    • Major Trading Blocks-Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)
    • Major Trading Blocks-Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO)
    • Major Trading Blocks-Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)
    • Major Trading Blocks-European Union (EU)
  • Overview of the Logistics Industry in Iran
    • GDP and Sectoral Growth Trends
    • GDP Break-up by Economic Sector
    • Logistics Market Potential in Key Industries
    • Transportation and Logistics Industry Size
      • Table Logistics Industry: Transportation and Logistics Industry Size, Iran, 2010-2016
  • Key Logistics Industry Trends
    • Comparative Analysis of Logistics Performance
    • Key Components of Logistics Efficiency
    • Competitive Landscape
    • Priority End-user Industries
    • Iran-Land and Air Transport Infrastructure
    • Summary of Trade with Major Trading Blocks
    • Iran-Port Infrastructure
    • Free Trade Zones
    • Free Trade Industrial Zones and Special Economic Zones
    • Trade Logistics and Freight Potential
    • Implications of Key Logistics Industry Trends
  • Freight Trends in Iran
    • Sea Freight Development in Iran
      • Table Logistics Industry: Sea Freight Volume, Iran, 2010-2016
    • Road Freight Development in Iran
      • Table Logistics Industry: Road Freight Volume, Iran, 2010-2016
    • Rail Freight Development in Iran
      • Table Logistics Industry: Rail Freight Volume, Iran, 2010-2016
    • Air Freight Development in Iran
      • Table Logistics Industry: Air Freight Volume, Iran, 2010-2016
      • Table Logistics Industry: Air Freight Volume, Iran, 2010-2016
    • Transportation and Logistics Industry Size Projection
      • Table Logistics Industry: Transportation and Logistics Industry Size, Iran, 2015-2020
  • Key Conclusions and Future Outlook
    • Logistics Industry Developments and Growth Opportunities
    • Improving Connectivity with Regional Transportation Corridor
    • Key Conclusions and Future Outlook
  • Appendix
    • Logistics Services Segmentation
    • Free Trade Industrial Zones and Special Economic Zones
    • Logistics Industry Titles

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