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Cold Chain Market by Type (Refrigerated Storage and Transport), Temperature Type (Chilled and Frozen), Application (Dairy & Frozen Desserts; Meat, Fish, and Seafood, Fruits & Vegetables, Bakery & Confectionery), and Region - Global Forecast to 2023

Cold Chain Market by Type (Refrigerated Storage and Transport), Temperature Type (Chilled and Frozen), Application (Dairy & Frozen Desserts; Meat, Fish, and Seafood, Fruits & Vegetables, Bakery & Confectionery), and Region - Global Forecast to 2023

Cold chain market projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.6% during the forecast period
The primary factors driving the global success of cold chain is the growth in international trade for perishable food products, expansion of food retail chains by multinationals, and government support for infrastructure development of cold chain industry. On the other hand, factors such as high energy and infrastructure costs are restraining the growth of the cold chain market. The cold chain market is estimated to be valued at USD 203.14 billion in 2018 and is projected to reach a value of USD 293.27 billion by 2023, at a CAGR of 7.6%.

Fruits & vegetables to be the fastest growing segment among other applications from 2018 to 2023
On the basis of application, the frozen cold chain market is segmented into fruits & vegetables; bakery & confectionery products; dairy & frozen desserts; meat, fish, and seafood products; and others. The fruits & vegetables segment is projected to be the fastest-growing market during the forecast period. The frozen fruits & vegetables have longer storage with minimal wastage, and are hence growing at the highest CAGR. Also, the global demand for healthy foods has subsequently fueled the demand for fruits & vegetables. Globalization and trade liberation have increased the global trade of fruits & vegetables. The cold chain also plays a key role in storage and transport of meat, fish, and seafood products, as they require refrigeration right after slaughter, during processing, and during packaging.

Chilled segment to dominate the cold chain market by temperature type during the forecast period
Deterioration of food is mainly caused by the activity of microorganisms, which may be present in food ingredients or may be introduced during the handling and processing of the food. Chilling reduces the food temperature below the ambient temperature, but keeps it above –1 °C (30.2 °F). Effective short-term preservation of food products is possible using this method, as it inhibits microbial, physical, chemical, and biochemical reactions associated with food spoilage and deterioration, driving the chilled segment for cold chain market.

India: The future of the cold chain industry
The cold chain market is segmented on the basis of region into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW). The Asia Pacific region is projected to be the fastest-growing market during the forecast period. The market is growing in this region due to the increasing disposable income of the people, the changing consumption patterns, and increasing expansions and acquisitions of key players such as Americold Logistics (US), Preferred Freezer Services (US), and Nichirei Logistics (Japan) in South Africa and Thailand for profitable returns. The Indian government is encouraging the setting up of cold storage facilities by providing subsidized power tariffs, public-private partnerships, and awareness campaigns to ensure year-round availability of perishable food products and reasonable prices to consumers with equitable distribution throughout the country. The increasing working-class population in India is one of the major drivers for growth in the food & beverages market and also creating an opportunity for cold chain service providers.

Break-up of primaries:
By Company Type: Tier 1 - 33 %, Tier 2 - 45%, and Tier 3 - 22%
By Designation: C-level - 56%, Director level - 22%, and Others - 22%
By Region: North America - 34%, Europe - 22%, Asia Pacific - 33%, and RoW - 11%

The global market for cold chain is dominated by large players such as Americold Logistics (US), Preferred Freezer Services (US), Burris Logistics (US), Lineage Logistics (US), and Nichirei Logistics (Japan). Other players include AGRO Merchants (US), Kloosterboer Group (Netherlands), Swire Cold Storage (Australia), and Interstate Cold Storage (US).

Reasons to buy this report:
• To get an overview of the global cold chain market
• To get an overview of the key players in the cold chain industry and service portfolios and key strategies adopted by key players to attain the market presence
• To gain insights of the major regions in which the cold chain market is growing
• To gain knowledge of the growth of various food products that the cold chain is used for


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • MARKET SCOPE
    • PERIODIZATION CONSIDERED
    • CURRENCY CONSIDERED
      • Table USD EXCHANGE RATES CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY, 2015–2017
    • UNITS CONSIDERED
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • RESEARCH DATA
      • SECONDARY DATA
      • PRIMARY DATA
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
      • BOTTOM-UP APPROACH
      • TOP-DOWN APPROACH
    • MARKET BREAKDOWN & DATA TRIANGULATION
    • RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS
    • LIMITATIONS OF THE RESEARCH STUDY
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE COLD CHAIN MARKET
    • NORTH AMERICA: COLD CHAIN MARKET, BY APPLICATION AND COUNTRY
    • COLD CHAIN MARKET: MAJOR COUNTRIES
    • COLD CHAIN MARKET: APPLICATION, BY REGION
    • COLD CHAIN MARKET: BY TEMPERATURE TYPE
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
        • Table US: AVERAGE EXPENDITURE AND INCOME OF CONSUMERS, 2013–2016
      • RESTRAINTS
      • OPPORTUNITIES
        • Table LOSS OF FOOD PRODUCTS DUE TO LACK OF COLD CHAIN INFRASTRUCTURE IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
        • Table ORGANIZATIONS WORKING AROUND THE WORLD TO IMPROVE THE FOOD SYSTEM
      • CHALLENGES
    • SUPPLY CHAIN
    • VALUE CHAIN
    • REGULATORY FRAMEWORK
      • CHILLED AND FROZEN FOODS.
        • Table APPROXIMATE STORAGE PERIODS FOR DIFFERENT TYPES OF FROZEN FOODS
      • TEMPERATURE-CONTROLLED PACKAGING
        • Table COMMON FOOD PACKAGING MATERIALS SPECIFIC TO FROZEN FOODS
      • FOOD SAFETY
      • STORAGE TEMPERATURE FOR FOOD SAFETY
  • MEANS OF TEMPERATURE CONTROL
    • CONVENTIONAL REFRIGERATION
      • MECHANICAL REFRIGERATION
    • USING PACKAGING MATERIALS
      • DRY ICE
        • Table DRY ICE REQUIREMENT DURING TRANSIT WITH RESPECT TO QUANTITY OF FOOD
      • WET ICE
      • GEL PACKS
        • Table TYPES OF CONTAINERS USED FOR GEL PACKS
      • EUTECTIC PLATES
      • LIQUID NITROGEN
      • INSULATED BLANKETS
      • EXPANDED POLYSTYRENE
  • COLD CHAIN MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY
    • INTRODUCTION
    • BLAST FREEZING
    • VAPOR COMPRESSION
    • PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLER (PLC)
    • EVAPORATING COOLING
    • CRYOGENIC SYSTEMS
    • OTHERS
  • COLD CHAIN MARKET, BY TYPE
    • INTRODUCTION
    • REFRIGERATED STORAGE
      • Table REFRIGERATED STORAGE ROOM CLASSIFICATION AND TEMPERATURE RANGES
      • Table REFRIGERATED STORAGE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (MILLION CUBIC METERS)
    • REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT
      • Table REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (UNITS)
  • COLD CHAIN MARKET, BY TEMPERATURE TYPE
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY TEMPERATURE TYPE, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
    • CHILLED
      • Table CHILLED: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
    • FROZEN
      • Table FROZEN: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
  • COLD CHAIN MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
    • DAIRY & FROZEN DESSERTS
      • Table DAIRY & FROZEN DESSERTS: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
    • FISH, MEAT, AND SEAFOOD PRODUCTS
      • Table FISH, MEAT, AND SEAFOOD PRODUCTS: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
    • FRUITS & VEGETABLES
      • Table FRUITS & VEGETABLES: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
    • BAKERY & CONFECTIONERY PRODUCTS
      • Table EFFECT OF TIME AND TEMPERATURE ON QUALITY LOSS IN STORAGE
      • Table BAKERY & CONFECTIONERY PRODUCTS: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
    • OTHERS
      • Table OTHER APPLICATIONS: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
  • COLD CHAIN MARKET, BY REGION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table REFRIGERATED STORAGE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (MILLION CUBIC METERS)
      • Table REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (UNITS)
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: REFRIGERATED STORAGE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (MILLION CUBIC METERS)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (UNITS)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FRUITS & VEGETABLES, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN BAKERY & CONFECTIONERY PRODUCTS, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN DAIRY & DESSERTS, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FISH, MEAT, AND SEAFOOD PRODUCTS, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR OTHER FROZEN PRODUCTS, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • US
        • Table US: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • CANADA
        • Table CANADA: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • MEXICO
        • Table MEXICO: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
    • EUROPE
      • Table EUROPE: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: REFRIGERATED STORAGE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (MILLION CUBIC METERS)
      • Table EUROPE: REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (UNITS)
      • Table EUROPE: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FRUITS & VEGETABLES, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN BAKERY & CONFECTIONERY PRODUCTS, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN DAIRY & DESSERTS, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FISH, MEAT, AND SEAFOOD PRODUCTS, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR OTHER FROZEN PRODUCTS, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • GERMANY
        • Table GERMANY: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • FRANCE
        • Table FRANCE: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • ITALY
        • Table ITALY: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • UK
        • Table UK: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • SPAIN
        • Table SPAIN: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • NETHERLANDS
        • Table NETHERLANDS: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF EUROPE
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
    • ASIA PACIFIC
      • Table ASIA PACIFIC: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table ASIA PACIFIC: REFRIGERATED STORAGE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (MILLION CUBIC METERS)
      • Table ASIA PACIFIC: REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (UNITS)
      • Table ASIA PACIFIC: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table ASIA PACIFIC: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FRUITS & VEGETABLES, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table ASIA PACIFIC: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN BAKERY & CONFECTIONERY PRODUCTS, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table ASIA PACIFIC: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN DAIRY & DESSERTS, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table ASIA PACIFIC: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FISH, MEAT, AND SEAFOOD PRODUCTS, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table ASIA PACIFIC: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR OTHER FROZEN PRODUCTS, BY COUNTRY, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • CHINA
        • Table CHINA: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • JAPAN
        • Table JAPAN: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • INDIA
        • Table INDIA: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND
        • Table AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF ASIA PACIFIC
        • Table REST OF ASIA PACIFIC: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
    • REST OF THE WORLD (ROW)
      • Table ROW: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY/REGION, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table ROW: REFRIGERATED STORAGE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2016–2023 (MILLION CUBIC METERS)
      • Table ROW: REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY/REGION, 2016–2023 (UNITS)
      • Table ROW: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD BILLION)
      • Table ROW: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FRUITS & VEGETABLES, BY COUNTRY/REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN BAKERY & CONFECTIONERY PRODUCTS, BY COUNTRY/REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN DAIRY & DESSERTS, BY COUNTRY/REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FISH, MEAT, AND SEAFOOD PRODUCTS, BY COUNTRY/REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR OTHER FROZEN PRODUCTS, BY COUNTRY/ REGION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • BRAZIL
        • Table BRAZIL: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • SOUTH AFRICA
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • ARGENTINA
        • Table ARGENTINA: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
      • OTHERS IN ROW
        • Table OTHERS IN ROW: FROZEN COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2016–2023 (USD MILLION)
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • OVERVIEW
    • COMPETITIVE SITUATION & TRENDS
    • MARKET RANKING: COLD CHAIN MARKET
    • MAJOR STRATEGIES ADOPTED BY KEY PLAYERS
    • EXPANSIONS & INVESTMENTS
      • Table EXPANSIONS & INVESTMENTS, 2017–2018
    • MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS
      • Table MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, 2016–2017
    • AGREEMENTS, COLLABORATIONS, PARTNERSHIPS, REBRANDING, AND JOINT VENTURES
      • Table AGREEMENTS, COLLABORATIONS, PARTNERSHIPS, REBRANDING, AND JOINT VENTURES, 2013–2016
    • NEW SERVICE LAUNCHES
      • Table NEW SERVICE LAUNCHES, 2012–2015
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • AMERICOLD LOGISTICS
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • PREFERRED FREEZER SERVICES
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • CAPACITY
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • LINEAGE LOGISTICS HOLDINGS, LLC
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • CAPACITY
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • NICHIREI CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • BURRIS LOGISTICS
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • CAPACITY
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • SWIRE COLD STORAGE
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • CAPACITY
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • AGRO MERCHANTS GROUP
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • KLOOSTERBOER GROUP B.V.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • INTERSTATE COLD
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • CAPACITY
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • VERSACOLD LOGISTICS
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
  • APPENDIX
    • DISCUSSION GUIDE
    • OTHER DEVELOPMENTS
      • EXPANSIONS & INVESTMENTS, 2014–2018
      • MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, 2015–2017
      • AGREEMENTS, COLLABORATIONS, PARTNERSHIPS, REBRANDING, AND JOINT VENTURES, 2013–2016
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