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Global Perishable Goods Sea Transportation Market 2017-2021

Global Perishable Goods Sea Transportation Market 2017-2021

About Perishable Goods Sea Transportation

Perishable goods have a limited shelf life due to their chemical and biological properties. These products can be easily affected by changing environmental conditions like temperature, thereby requiring proper planned methods for storage. Failure to maintain essential temperature levels will cause degradation and wastage of the products. The two main categories of perishable goods are — food and pharmaceuticals. The perishable food includes products such as fish, meat, dairy products, vegetables, and fruits.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global perishable goods sea transportation market to grow at a CAGR of 8.16% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global perishable goods sea transportation market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated by different vendors by containership services offered to customers for perishable goods transport.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Perishable Goods Sea Transportation Market 2017-2021, 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
  • CMA CGM
  • KUEHNE + NAGEL
  • Maersk Line
  • MSC (Mediterranean Shipping Company)
Other prominent vendors
  • Seatrade
  • DB Schenker
  • DHL
  • Panalpina World Transport
  • DSV Global Transport and Logistics
  • Hapag-Lloyd
  • Orient Overseas Container Line
  • Mitsui O.S.K Lines
Market driver
  • Rising demand for processed food
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Food safety issues
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Sustainable transport methods
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2021 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
  • Introduction
    • Market outline
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Global perishable goods sea transportation market overview
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global perishable goods sea transportation market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by product type
    • Global perishable goods sea transportation market by product segments
      • Table Global perishable goods sea transportation market by product segments
      • Table Global perishable goods sea transportation market for different products 2016 (% revenue)
      • Table Global perishable goods sea transportation market by product segments (2016-2021)
    • Global perishable goods sea transportation market for meat, poultry, and seafood
      • Table Global perishable goods sea transportation market for meat, poultry, and seafood 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Temperature range for storage and transport of meat, poultry, and seafood
    • Global perishable goods sea transportation market for dairy products and frozen desserts
      • Table Global perishable goods sea transportation market for dairy products and frozen desserts 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Temperature range for dairy products and frozen desserts
    • Global perishable goods sea transportation market for vegetables and fruits
      • Table Global perishable goods sea transportation market for vegetables and fruits 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Temperature and humidity range for storage of vegetables and fruits
    • Global perishable goods sea transportation market for bakery and confectionery
      • Table Global perishable goods sea transportation market for bakery and confectionery 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Global perishable goods sea transportation market for others category
      • Table Global perishable goods sea transportation market for others category 2016-2021 ($ billions)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Global perishable goods sea transportation market by geography
      • Table Global perishable goods sea transportation market by geography 2016 (% revenue)
      • Table Global perishable goods sea transportation market by geography 2016-2021 (% revenue)
    • Global perishable goods sea transportation market in Americas
      • Table Global perishable goods sea transportation market in Americas 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Global perishable goods sea transportation market in EMEA
      • Table Global perishable goods sea transportation market in EMEA 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Global perishable goods sea transportation market in APAC
      • Table Global perishable goods sea transportation market in APAC 2016 - 2021 ($ billions)
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market Drivers
    • Market challenges
      • Table Standard temperature scale for storage of different food category
      • Table Maersk Line Container Ship Capacity range
  • Market trends
    • Sustainable transport methods
    • Introduction of cloud technologies, artificial intelligence, and Internet of Things
    • Expansion of reefer capacity and traveling speed
      • Table Major alliances between shipping companies 2015
  • Key vendor analysis
    • Competitive scenario
    • C.H. Robinson
      • Table C.H. Robinson: Business Segmentation 2015 (% revenue)
    • CMA CGM
    • KUEHNE + NAGEL
      • Table KUEHNE + NAGEL: Business segmentation by revenue 2016
      • Table KUEHNE + NAGEL: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2016
      • Table KUEHNE + NAGEL: The companies Pharma LCL Reefer Service logistics
    • Maersk Line
      • Table Maersk Group: Capital investments in different areas 2016 (revenue in $ millions)
    • MSC (Mediterranean Shipping Company)
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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