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Global Cold Chain Market for Pharmaceuticals 2015-2019

Global Cold Chain Market for Pharmaceuticals 2015-2019

About cold chain

A cold chain is a type of supply chain management that involves the transportation of temperature-sensitive goods. Pharmaceutical cold chain is a part of the supply chain of the healthcare industry, which deals with the procurement of temperature-sensitive drugs. The use of cold chain logistics services helps the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry to have a continual supply of drugs from suppliers and distributors in different locations.

Technavio's analysts forecast the global cold chain market for pharmaceutical to grow at a CAGR of 6.53% over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this report

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global cold chain market for pharmaceutical for the period 2015-2019. To calculate the market size, the report takes into account the total revenue generated by different vendors offering cold chain transportation of pharmaceuticals. The report presents the vendor landscape and a corresponding detailed analysis of the top four vendors in the market. It also provides the data on the different segments of the global cold chain market for pharmaceutical by modes of transportation and geography. In addition, the report discusses the major drivers that influence the growth of the market. It also outlines the challenges faced by vendors and the market at large, as well as the key trends emerging in the market.

Technavio's report, Global Cold Chain Market for Pharmaceutical 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers APAC, Europe, North America, and ROW; it also covers the landscape of the global cold chain market for pharmaceutical and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key regions

  • APAC
  • Europe
  • North America
  • ROW
Key vendors
  • Deutsche Post
  • FedEx
  • Kuehne + Nagel
  • UPS
Other prominent vendors
  • Agility
  • Air Canada Cargo
  • Avinex Ukr
  • Biocair
  • Biotec Services
  • CEVA
  • Cold Chain Technologies
  • Continental Air Cargo
  • CSafe Global
  • EXEL
  • Helapet
  • Igloo Thermo-Logistics
  • Kerry Logistics
  • Kuehne + Nagel International
  • L&M Transportation Services
  • LifeConEx
  • Marken
  • Nordic Cold Storage
  • Panalpina World Transport
  • Sofrigam
  • TNT Express
  • VersaCold
  • World Courier Management
Market driver
  • Demand for security of pharmaceutical supply chain
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Maintaining temperature integrity
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Increase in demand from MENA
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2019 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?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Cold Chain Market for Pharmaceuticals 2015-2019

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Cold Chain Market for Pharmaceuticals: DB Schenker, FedEx, Kuehne + Nagel and UPS

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “Some of the key countries that contribute to the market in the MENA include the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Algeria, Egypt, and Lebanon. Cold chain logistics services for pharmaceuticals is an upcoming trend in the pharmaceuticals market in MENA. This is primarily because of improvements in healthcare infrastructure and an increase in government initiatives in the pharmaceuticals industry. Favorable economic and demographic factors are also encouraging companies to invest in cold chain solutions.”

According to the report, APAC is an emerging market in the global cold chain market for pharmaceuticals. India and China are expected to grow at a rapid rate during the forecast period. The growth in China is because of the increase in investments from the government and the rise in the number of private hospitals. In India, low labor and carrier costs are the main factors for growth.

Further, the report states that many pharmaceutical cold chain companies are facing the challenge of maintaining a constant temperature during the storage or shipment of products. This arises primarily because of insufficient warehouse cooling facilities in specific regions or countries.

Companies Mentioned

DB Schenker, FedEx, Kuehne + Nagel, UPS

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
    • Top-vendor offerings
      • Table Service offerings
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Global cold chain market for pharmaceuticals
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global cold chain market for pharmaceuticals 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by mode of transportation
    • Table Segmentation of global cold chain market for pharmaceuticals by mode of transportation
    • Market segmentation by mode of transportation 2014-2019
      • Table Market segmentation by mode of transportation 2014-2019
    • Global cold chain market for pharmaceuticals by airways
      • Table Global cold chain market for pharmaceuticals by airways 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Global cold chain market for pharmaceuticals by roadways
      • Table Global cold chain market for pharmaceuticals by roadways 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Global cold chain market for pharmaceuticals by seaways
      • Table Global cold chain market for pharmaceuticals by seaways 2014-2019 ($ billions)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Global cold chain market for pharmaceuticals by geography
      • Table Global cold chain market for pharmaceuticals by geography
    • Global cold chain market for pharmaceuticals by geography 2014-2019
      • Table Global cold chain market for pharmaceuticals by geography 2014-2019 (revenue %)
    • Cold chain market for pharmaceuticals in North America
      • Table Cold chain market for pharmaceuticals in North America 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Cold chain market for pharmaceuticals in Europe
      • Table Cold chain market for pharmaceuticals in Europe 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Cold chain market for pharmaceuticals in APAC
      • Table Cold chain market for pharmaceuticals in APAC 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Cold chain market for pharmaceuticals in ROW
      • Table Cold chain market for pharmaceuticals in ROW 2014-2019 ($ millions)
  • Key emerging countries
  • Market drivers
    • Table Logistics opportunities in Eastern Europe
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Key vendor analysis
    • DB Schenker
      • Table DB Schenker: Business segmentation
    • FedEx
      • Table FedEx: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table FedEx: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Table FedEx: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
    • Kuehne + Nagel International
      • Table Kuehne + Nagel: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table Kuehne + Nagel: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Table Kuehne + Nagel: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
    • UPS
      • Table UPS: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table UPS: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Table UPS: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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