Tank & Refrigeration Trucking in the US - Industry Market Research Report

Tank & Refrigeration Trucking in the US

Companies in the Tank and Refrigeration Trucking industry engage in the long-distance transportation of specialized freight. Over the five years to 2019, demand for industry services has increased amid positive conditions in the US economy. Steady growth in disposable income has fueled consumer spending, stimulating demand for the transportation of manufacturing inputs, automobiles and other specialized freight. Furthermore, full acceptance of just-in-time inventory management benefited the industry during the current period, with customers outsourcing specialized trucking services more frequently. However, industry growth was constrained by shocks to the price of crude oil over the past five years, which limited fuel surcharge revenue for operators. Overall, industry revenue is anticipated to increase during the current period. Over the five years to 2024, industry revenue is forecast to continue rising. Increased consumer spending, rising construction activity and growing oil and gas production will likely continue to bolster demand for industry services.

This industry comprises operators that provide long-distance specialized transportation of cargo using trucks and trailers. The industry moves cargo that requires specialized equipment for transportation due to its size, weight, shape or other characteristics. Companies within this industry transport items such as automobiles, gravel, sand, dirt, chemicals, frozen goods, livestock, milk and petroleum.

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 Definition
Main Activities
Similar Industries
Additional Resources

INDUSTRY AT A GLANCE

INDUSTRY PERFORMANCE
Executive Summary
Key External Drivers
Current Performance
Industry Outlook
Industry Life Cycle

PRODUCTS & MARKETS
Supply Chain
Products & Services
Demand Determinants
Major Markets
International Trade
Business Locations

COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
Market Share Concentration
Key Success Factors
Cost Structure Benchmarks
Basis of Competition
Barriers to Entry
Industry Globalization

MAJOR COMPANIES

OPERATING CONDITIONS
Capital Intensity
Technology & Systems
Revenue Volatility
Regulation & Policy
Industry Assistance

KEY STATISTICS
Industry Data
Annual Change
Key Ratios

JARGON & GLOSSARY

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