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Global Third-party Logistics Market 2018-2022

Global Third-party Logistics Market 2018-2022

About Third-Party Logistics

Third-party logistics (3PL) is a business arrangement in which companies outsource their logistics operations to a specialized service provider that offers customized on-demand transportation, warehousing, distribution, and freight and forwarding services.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the Global Third-Party Logistics Market to grow at a CAGR of 5.77% during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the third-party logistics market. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from third-party logistics.

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

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, third-party logistics market 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
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Deutsche Post
  • KUEHNE+NAGEL
  • NIPPON EXPRESS
Market driver
  • Growth of e-commerce and the need for integrated shipping services
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • High operational cost and competitive pricing
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Market trend
  • Emergence of big data analytics
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
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?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Parent market
      • Table Global logistics 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 ($ bn)
      • Table Global - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Global third-party logistics market segmentation by end-user 2017
  • 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 application
    • Segmentation by application
      • Table Application - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by application
      • Table Comparison by application
    • Transportation services - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Transportation services - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Transportation services - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Warehousing and distribution services - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Warehousing and distribution services - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Warehousing and distribution services - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Other services - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Other services - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Other services - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by application
      • Table Market opportunity by application
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Global - Market share by geography 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table APAC - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table EMEA - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Americas - 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
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Emergence of big data analytics
    • Rise in last-mile logistics
    • Increase in overseas shopping
  • 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 Deutsche Post - Segment focus
      • Table C.H. Robinson - Key offerings
    • Deutsche Bahn
      • Table Deutsche Bahn overview
      • Table Deutsche Bahn - Business segments
      • Table Deutsche Bahn - Organizational developments
      • Table Deutsche Bahn - Geographic focus
      • Table Deutsche Bahn - Segment focus
      • Table Deutsche Bahn - Key offerings
    • Deutsche Post
      • Table Deutsche Post overview
      • Table Deutsche Post - Business segments
      • Table Deutsche Post - Organizational developments
      • Table Deutsche Post - Geographic focus
      • Table Deutsche Post - Segment focus
      • Table Deutsche Post - Key offerings
    • KUEHNE+NAGEL
      • Table KUEHNE+NAGEL overview
      • Table KUEHNE+NAGEL - Business segments
      • Table KUEHNE+NAGEL - Organizational developments
      • Table KUEHNE+NAGEL - Geographic focus
      • Table KUEHNE+NAGEL - Segment focus
      • Table KUEHNE+NAGEL - Key offerings
    • NIPPON EXPRESS
      • Table NIPPON EXPRESS overview
      • Table NIPPON EXPRESS - Business segments
      • Table NIPPON EXPRESS - Organizational developments
      • Table NIPPON EXPRESS - Geographic focus
      • Table NIPPON EXPRESS - Segment focus
      • Table NIPPON EXPRESS - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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