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Global Refrigerated Sea Transportation Market 2018-2022

Global Refrigerated Sea Transportation Market 2018-2022

About this market

The penetration of blockchain technology in marine transportation to push market growth. The technology helps in increasing the transparency and reducing the possibilities of data corruption or data alteration during transaction between two parties. Technavio’s analysts have predicted that the refrigerated sea transportation market will register a CAGR of over 4% by 2022.

Market Overview

Pharmaceutical industry increasingly preferring seaborne transportation

The rising fuel cost and carbon emission in air and roadways transportation and the strict regulations by government are encouraging pharmaceutical companies to opt for low-cost shipments.

Volatility in reefer container price

The refrigerated sea transportation service providers face difficulties in fund allocation forecast due to the fluctuating reefer container price.

For the detailed list of factors that will drive and challenge the growth of the refrigerated sea transportation market during the 2018-2022, view our report.

Competitive Landscape

The market appears to be fragmented and with the presence of several companies including Siem Shipping and YANG MING the competitive environment is quite intense. Factors such as the pharmaceutical industry increasingly preferring seaborne transportation and the penetration of blockchain technology in marine transportation, will provide considerable growth opportunities to refrigerated sea transportation manufactures. A.P. Moller – Maersk, CMA CGM, Mediterranean Shipping Company, Siem Shipping, and YANG MING are some of the major companies covered in this report.

‘With the presence of a considerable number of companies, this market appears to be fragmented. This market research report will help clients identify new growth opportunities and design unique growth strategies by providing a comprehensive analysis of the market’s competitive landscape and offering information on the products offered by companies.’


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Global refrigerated transportation market
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • 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 Global – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (mn metric tons)
      • Table Global – 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
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Market segmentation by end-user
    • Segmentation by end-user
      • Table End-user – Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by end-user
      • Table Comparison by end-user
    • Food and beverages – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Food and beverages – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (mn metric tons)
      • Table Imports of European frozen foods 2013-2016 ($ millions)
      • Table Food and beverage – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Fresh produce and meat – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Fresh produce and meat – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (mn metric tons)
      • Table Exports of fresh fruits and fresh vegetable 2015-2017 (thousand tons)
      • Table Fresh produce and meat – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Other end-users – Market size and forecast 2017- 2022
      • Table Other end-users – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (mn metric tons)
      • Table Other end-users – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by end-user
      • Table Market opportunity by end-user
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Global – Market share by geography 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • Americas – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Americas – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (mn metric tons)
      • Table US agricultural product exports to China 2014-2017 ($ billion)
      • Table Americas – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • EMEA – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table EMEA – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (mn metric tons)
      • Table European pharmaceutical import and export value 2015-2017 ($ billions)
      • Table EMEA – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • APAC – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table APAC – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (mn metric tons)
      • Table APAC – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
      • Table Volume of global fresh meat consumption 2014-2017 (million tons)
    • Market challenges
      • Table Average price fluctuation of reefer containers 2007-2016 (thousand dollars per container)
      • Table Percentage share of cost associated with the investments for the study of temperature excursion
  • Market trends
    • Penetration of blockchain technology in marine transportation
    • Growing initiative to promote cold chain
    • Rising adoption of e-freight documentation
  • 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
    • A.P. Moller - Maersk
      • Table A.P. Moller - Maersk overview
      • Table A.P. Moller - Maersk – Business segments
      • Table A.P. Moller - Maersk – Organizational developments
      • Table A.P. Moller - Maersk – Geographic focus
      • Table A.P. Moller - Maersk – Segment focus
      • Table A.P. Moller - Maersk – Key offerings
    • CMA CGM
      • Table CMA CGM overview
      • Table CMA CGM – Business segments
      • Table CMA CGM – Organizational developments
      • Table CMA CGM – Segment focus
      • Table CMA CGM – Key offerings
    • Mediterranean Shipping Company
      • Table Mediterranean Shipping Company Vendor overview
      • Table Mediterranean Shipping Company – Industries catered
      • Table Mediterranean Shipping Company – Organizational developments
      • Table Mediterranean Shipping Company – Key offerings
    • Siem Shipping
      • Table Siem Shipping overview
      • Table Siem Shipping – Service segments
      • Table Siem Shipping – Organizational developments
      • Table Siem Shipping – Geographic focus
      • Table Siem Shipping – Key offerings
    • YANG MING
      • Table YANG MING overview
      • Table YANG MING – Business segments
      • Table YANG MING – Organizational developments
      • Table YANG MING – Geographic focus
      • Table YANG MING – Segment focus
      • Table YANG MING – Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
  • Explore Technavio

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