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Global E-commerce Logistics Market 2017-2021

Global E-commerce Logistics Market 2017-2021

About E-commerce Logistics

The e-commerce logistics consists of an e-retailer and a logistics platform. The responsibility of an e-retailer is to approve the online purchase of the customer and transfer it to the logistics platform.

The e-commerce logistics services include transportation, warehousing, and other services like inventory management, IT services, management of fulfillment operations, and performing supply chain network analysis and design.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global e-commerce logistics market to grow at a CAGR of 10.10% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global e-commerce logistics market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated by different vendors through the sales of services which include transportation, warehousing, and others. The “others” type of service includes inventory management, IT services, management of fulfillment operations, and performing supply chain network analysis and design.

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

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global E-commerce Logistics 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
  • Aramex,
  • Deutsche Post DHL Group,
  • FedEx,
  • UPS
Other prominent vendors
  • CEVA Logistics
  • C.H. Robinson
  • Kerry Logistics
  • Sinotrans (HK) Logistics Limited
  • The Panalpina Group
  • Nippon Express
  • Rhenus Group
  • Kuehne + Nagel
  • eStore Logistics
  • Kenco
Market driver
  • Growing e-commerce industry
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Last-mile delivery cost challenge
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Rising cross-border e-commerce logistics
  • 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?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global E-commerce Logistics Market 2017-2021

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global e-commerce logistics market: Aramex, Deutsche Post DHL Group, FedEx, and UPS.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: CEVA Logistics, C.H. Robinson, Kerry Logistics, Sinotrans (HK) Logistics Limited, The Panalpina Group, Nippon Express, Rhenus Group, Kuehne + Nagel, eStore Logistics, and Kenco

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The latest trend gaining momentum in the market is Rising cross-border e-commerce logistics. The cross-border e-commerce implies online purchase of goods in a particular company and the shipping of goods overseas. The rise in trading activities is helping the growth of the global e-commerce logistics market.”

According to the report, one of the major drivers for this market is Growing e-commerce industry. The global e-commerce logistics market is growing because of the growing e-commerce industry. The global e-commerce industry generated a revenue of more than $1.5 trillion in 2016. Also, it is expected to grow at a CAGR of more than 17% during the forecast. This is because of the presence of major global vendors such as Alibaba Group, Amazon, and eBay.

Further, the report states that one of the major factors hindering the growth of this market is Last-mile delivery cost challenge. The global e-commerce logistics market is impacted by the challenge of last-mile delivery cost. The last-mile delivery refers to movement of goods from a transportation hub to the final destination. The last-mile delivery cost accounts for more than 30% of the overall e-commerce logistics cost.

Companies Mentioned

Aramex, Deutsche Post DHL Group, FedEx, UPS, CEVA Logistics, C.H. Robinson, Kerry Logistics, Sinotrans (HK) Logistics Limited, The Panalpina Group, Nippon Express, Rhenus Group, Kuehne + Nagel, eStore Logistics, and Kenco

  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research Methodology
  • Introduction
    • Market outline
      • Table E-commerce logistics process
      • Table Evolution of logistics
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Global e-commerce logistics market segmentation
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global e-commerce logistics market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Automated solutions for e-commerce industry
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by types of service
    • Global e-commerce logistics market by types of service
      • Table Global e-commerce logistics market by types of service 2016 (% revenue)
      • Table Global e-commerce logistics market by types of service 2016-2021 (% revenue)
      • Table Global e-commerce logistics market by types of service growth 2017-2021
    • Global e-commerce logistics market by transportation services
      • Table Global e-commerce logistics market by transportation services 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Transportation solutions for e-commerce industry
      • Table M&As by 3PL and shipping providers
    • Global e-commerce logistics market by warehousing services
      • Table Global e-commerce logistics market by warehousing services 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Investments in global e-commerce logistics by warehousing services
    • Global e-commerce logistics market by other services
      • Table Global e-commerce logistics market by other services 2016-2021 ($ billions)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Global e-commerce logistics market by geography
      • Table Global e-commerce logistics market by geography 2016 (% revenue)
      • Table Global e-commerce logistics market by geography 2016-2021 (% revenue)
      • Table Global e-commerce logistics market by geography growth 2017-2021
    • E-commerce logistics market in APAC
      • Table E-commerce logistics market in APAC 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table E-commerce retail sales in China, India, and Japan 2015-2016 ($ billions)
      • Table Global B2C e-commerce industry by geography in 2016 (% revenue)
      • Table Reasons for e-commerce logistics market growth in APAC
    • E-commerce logistics market in Americas
      • Table E-commerce logistics market in Americas 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • E-commerce logistics market in EMEA
      • Table E-commerce logistics market in EMEA 2016-2021 ($ billions)
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
      • Table Global e-commerce industry 2014-2016 ($ billions)
      • Table Number of Internet users globally 2010-2016
      • Table Technologies emerging in global e-commerce logistics market
      • Table Online retailers using the technologies
      • Table Global e-commerce penetration in CPG industry in 2016
    • Market challenges
      • Table Percentage share of e-commerce logistics cost in 2016
  • Market trends
    • Rising M&As in e-commerce industry
      • Table M&As in global e-commerce industry
    • Rising cross-border e-commerce logistics
      • Table Cross-border e-commerce
    • Increasing investments in e-commerce logistics
      • Table Investments in e-commerce logistics
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
      • Table Investments and M&As
    • Aramex
      • Table Aramex: Business segmentation 2016 (% revenue)
    • Deutsche Post DHL Group
    • FedEx
      • Table FedEx: Business segmentation 2016 (% revenue)
    • UPS
      • Table UPS: Geographical segmentation 2016 (% revenue)
      • Table UPS: Business segmentation 2016 (% revenue)
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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