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Postal & Courier Activities in the UK - Industry Market Research Report

Postal & Courier Activities in the UK

Licensed and non-licensed postal operators and courier companies in this industry pick up, sort, transport and deliver letters and parcels but also bulk materials, documents and medical supplies. Operators distribute advertising material, newspapers and periodicals. Postal activities under the Universal Service Obligation are included.

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


  • About this Industry
  • Industry at a Glance
    • Table Key Statistics napshot
    • Table Revenue vs. employment growth
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2017-18)
    • Table Industry Structure
  • Industry Performance
    • Table Total online expenditure
    • Table Industry revenue
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table KEY BUYING INDUSTRIES
    • Table KEY SELLING INDUSTRIES
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2017-18)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2017-18)
    • Table Business Locations 2017-18
    • Table Distribution of postal establishments vs. population
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Table Enterprises by employment size, 2017
    • Table Sector vs. Industry Costs
    • Table Barriers to Entry checklist
  • Major Companies
    • Table Major players
    • Table Royal Mail Group Limited - financial performance
  • Operating Conditions
    • Table Capital intensity
    • Table Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
    • Table Volatility vs. growth
  • Key Statistics
    • Table Industry Data
    • Table Annual Change
    • Table Key Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary

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