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Air Freight in the United States

Air Freight in the United States

Summary

Air Freight in the United States industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2014-18, and forecast to 2023). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Key Highlights

  • The air freight sector is defined as consisting of revenues generated from freight transportation by air.
  • The US air freight sector had total revenues of $17,707.6m in 2018, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.5% between 2014 and 2018.
  • Sector consumption volume increased with a CAGR of 3.3% between 2014 and 2018, to reach a total of 43,450.7 million FTK in 2018.
  • The US air freight sector witnessed contractions in 2015 and 2016 which caused the overall historic period growth rate to become moderate. These two years resulted in value contractions due to a decline in both imports and exports.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the air freight market in the United States
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the air freight market in the United States
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key air freight market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the United States air freight market with five year forecasts by both value and volume
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the United States air freight market by value in 2018?
  • What will be the size of the United States air freight market in 2023?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the United States air freight market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • What are the main segments that make up the United States's air freight market?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Market volume
Market volume forecast
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market volume
Market Segmentation
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Market volume forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.
FedEx Corporation
United Continental Holdings, Inc.
United Parcel Service, Inc.
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
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Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: United States air freight sector value: $ billion, 2014-18
Table 2: United States air freight sector volume: billion FTK, 2014-18
Table 3: United States air freight sector category segmentation: billion FTK, 2018
Table 4: United States air freight sector geography segmentation: $ billion, 2018
Table 5: United States air freight sector value forecast: $ billion, 2018-23
Table 6: United States air freight sector volume forecast: billion FTK, 2018-23
Table 7: Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.: key facts
Table 8: Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 9: Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 10: FedEx Corporation: key facts
Table 11: FedEx Corporation: key financials ($)
Table 12: FedEx Corporation: key financial ratios
Table 13: United Continental Holdings, Inc.: key facts
Table 14: United Continental Holdings, Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 15: United Continental Holdings, Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 16: United Parcel Service, Inc.: key facts
Table 17: United Parcel Service, Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 18: United Parcel Service, Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 19: United States size of population (million), 2014-18
Table 20: United States gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2014-18
Table 21: United States gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2014-18
Table 22: United States inflation, 2014-18
Table 23: United States consumer price index (absolute), 2014-18
Table 24: United States exchange rate, 2014-18
List of Figures
Figure 1: United States air freight sector value: $ billion, 2014-18
Figure 2: United States air freight sector volume: billion FTK, 2014-18
Figure 3: United States air freight sector category segmentation: % share, by volume, 2018
Figure 4: United States air freight sector geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2018
Figure 5: United States air freight sector value forecast: $ billion, 2018-23
Figure 6: United States air freight sector volume forecast: billion FTK, 2018-23
Figure 7: Forces driving competition in the air freight sector in the United States, 2018
Figure 8: Drivers of buyer power in the air freight sector in the United States, 2018
Figure 9: Drivers of supplier power in the air freight sector in the United States, 2018
Figure 10: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the air freight sector in the United States, 2018
Figure 11: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the air freight sector in the United States, 2018
Figure 12: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the air freight sector in the United States, 2018
Figure 13: Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.: assets & liabilities
Figure 15: FedEx Corporation: revenues & profitability
Figure 16: FedEx Corporation: assets & liabilities
Figure 17: United Continental Holdings, Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 18: United Continental Holdings, Inc.: assets & liabilities
Figure 19: United Parcel Service, Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 20: United Parcel Service, Inc.: assets & liabilities

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