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Domestic Freight Market in the US 2018-2022

Domestic Freight Market in the US 2018-2022

About Domestic Freight

Domestic freight movement is the process of transporting commodities such as bulk and general cargo by land, sea, air, and pipeline. The domestic freight market in the US considers domestic freight that is shipped within the country.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the domestic freight market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 3.51% during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the domestic freight market in the US for 2018-2022. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of logistic solutions within the US.Technavio's report, Domestic Freight Market in The US 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors

  • C.H. Robinson
  • DB Schenker
  • FedEx
  • J.B. Hunt
  • UPS
  • XPO Logistics
Market driver
  • Consolidation of logistics market leading to operational efficiency
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Operational difficulties due to strict government regulations
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Increasing focus toward green energy solutions
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Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2022 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Related market
      • Table Domestic freight market in the US
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table US GDP 2010-2016 ($ tn)
      • Table Stakeholders in the domestic freight market in the US
      • Table Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2017
      • Table Market size 2017
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing 2017
    • Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table US - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table US - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2017
    • Table Five forces analysis 2022
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition
      • Table Market condition - Five forces 2017
  • Market segmentation by transportation mode
    • Segmentation by transportation mode
      • Table Transportation mode - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by transportation mode
      • Table Comparison by transportation mode
    • Road - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Road - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Road - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Rail - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Rail - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Rail - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Others - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Others - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Others - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by transportation mode
      • Table Market opportunity by transportation mode
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Market segmentation by freight type
    • Segmentation by freight type
      • Table Freight type - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by freight type
      • Table Comparison by freight type
    • Bulk freight - Market size and forecast 2017- 2022
      • Table Bulk freight - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Bulk freight - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • General freight - Market size and forecast 2017- 2022
      • Table General freight - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table General freight - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by freight type
      • Table Market opportunity by freight type
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
      • Table E-commerce retail sales in the US 2013-2017 ($ bn)
      • Table Industrial Production Index (IPI) index of the US 2010-2017
    • Market challenges
      • Table Average crude oil prices - Year-over-year growth 2011-2017 (%)
  • Market trends
    • Growing adoption of technology in logistics industry
    • Increasing focus toward green energy solutions
    • Rise in online and on-demand freight exchange
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive scenario
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • C.H. Robinson
      • Table C.H. Robinson overview
      • Table C.H. Robinson - Business segments
      • Table C.H. Robinson - Organizational developments
      • Table C.H. Robinson - Geographic focus
      • Table C.H. Robinson- Segment focus
      • Table C.H. Robinson - Key offerings
    • DB Schenker
      • Table DB Schenker - Vendor overview
      • Table DB Schenker - Business segments
      • Table DB Schenker - Organizational developments
      • Table DB Schenker - Geographic focus
      • Table DB Schenker - Segment focus
      • Table DB Schenker - Key offerings
    • FedEx
      • Table FedEx overview
      • Table FedEx - Business segments
      • Table FedEx - Organizational developments
      • Table FedEx - Geographic focus
      • Table FedEx - Segment focus
      • Table FedEx - Key offerings
    • J.B. Hunt
      • Table J.B. Hunt overview
      • Table J.B. Hunt - Business segments
      • Table J.B. Hunt - Organizational developments
      • Table J.B. Hunt- Segment focus
      • Table J.B. Hunt - Key offerings
    • UPS
      • Table UPS overview
      • Table UPS - Business segments
      • Table UPS - Organizational developments
      • Table UPS - Geographic focus
      • Table UPS - Segment focus
      • Table UPS - Key offerings
    • XPO Logistics
      • Table XPO Logistics overview
      • Table XPO Logistics - Business segments
      • Table XPO Logistics - Organizational developments
      • Table XPO Logistics - Geographic focus
      • Table XPO Logistics - Segment focus
      • Table XPO Logistics - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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