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Cold Chain Market by Type (Refrigerated storage, Transport), Temperature Type (Chilled, Frozen), Technology (Air blown, Eutectic), Application (Fruits & Vegetables, Bakery & Confectionery, Dairy, Meat, Fish & Seafood), and Region - Global Forecast to 2022

Cold Chain Market by Type (Refrigerated storage, Transport), Temperature Type (Chilled, Frozen), Technology (Air blown, Eutectic), Application (Fruits & Vegetables, Bakery & Confectionery, Dairy, Meat, Fish & Seafood), and Region - Global Forecast to 2022

“Cold chain market projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.0% during the forecast period”
The cold chain market is estimated to be valued at USD 189.92 billion in 2017 and is projected to reach a value of USD 271.30 billion by 2022. The primary factors driving the global success of cold chain is growth in international trade for perishable food products, expansion of food retail chains by multinationals, and government support for the infrastructural development of the cold chain industry. On the other hand, factors such as high energy and infrastructure costs are restraining the growth of the cold chain market.

“Fruits & vegetables segment projected to grow at the highest rate”
The fruits & vegetables segment is estimated to be the fastest growing market during the forecast period of 2017 to 2022. Frozen fruits & vegetables can be stored for a longer period of time with minimal wastage, owing to which this segment is projected to grow at the highest rate. Cold chain also plays a key role in the storage and transport of meat, fish & seafood as they require refrigeration immediately after slaughter, during processing, and during packaging.

“Chilled segment projected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period”
The chilled segment, on the basis of temperature type, is estimated to be the fastest growing market during the forecast period. The chilled segment is expected to grow due to the wide usage of chilled temperatures for food preservation to extend the shelf life from a few days to a few weeks. Chilling provides effective short-term preservation of food products by retarding numerous microbial, physical, chemical, and bio-chemical reactions associated with food spoilage and deterioration.

“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 the 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 (U.S.), Preferred Freezer Services (U.S.), and Nichirei Logistics Group Inc. (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, which in turn creates an opportunity for cold chain service providers.

Break-up of primaries:
By Company Type: Tier 1 – 45 %, Tier 2 – 25%, and Tier 3 – 30%
By Designation: C level – 55%, Director level – 30%, and Others – 15%
By Region: North America - 45%, Europe – 25%, Asia-Pacific – 18%, and RoW – 12%

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

Research Coverage
The cold chain market has been segmented on the basis of type, temperature type, application, and region. In terms of insights, this research report has focused on various levels of analyses—industry analysis, market share analysis of top players, and company profiles, which together comprise and discuss the basic views on the competitive landscape, emerging & high-growth segments of the global cold chain market, high-growth regions, countries, and their respective regulatory policies, government initiatives, drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges.

Reasons to buy this report:
To get an overview of the global cold chain market
To get an overview of the key players of 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 flourishing
To gain knowledge of the growth of various food products in cold chain


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • STUDY SCOPE
    • PERIODIZATION CONSIDERED
    • CURRENCY
    • UNITS
    • LIMITATIONS OF THE STUDY
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • RESEARCH DATA
      • SECONDARY DATA
      • PRIMARY DATA
    • FACTOR ANALYSIS
      • INTRODUCTION
      • OVERVIEW OF THE COLD CHAIN INDUSTRY
      • DEMAND-SIDE ANALYSIS
        • Table U.S. AVERAGE EXPENDITURES AND INCOME OF CONSUMERS, 2013-2015
      • SUPPLY-SIDE ANALYSIS
        • Table LEADING COLD CHAIN COMPANIES INVESTING IN ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
    • MARKET BREAKDOWN & DATA TRIANGULATION
    • RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS
    • LIMITATIONS OF THE RESEARCH STUDY
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE COLD CHAIN MARKET
    • REFRIDGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY
    • NORTH AMERICA COLD CHAIN MARKET, BY APPLICATION AND COUNTRY
    • COLD CHAIN MARKET: MAJOR COUNTRIES
    • COLD CHAIN MARKET: DEVELOPED VS. EMERGING MARKETS
    • COLD CHAIN MARKET: LIFE CYCLE ANALYSIS, BY REGION
  • INDUSTRY TRENDS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • SUPPLY CHAIN
    • VALUE CHAIN
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • EVOLUTION
      • Table HISTORY OF COLD CHAIN
    • MARKET SEGMENTATION
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
      • RESTRAINTS
      • OPPORTUNITIES
        • Table LOSSES 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
      • BURNING ISSUES
  • REGULATORY FRAMEWORK
    • CHILLED AND FROZEN FOODS.
    • TEMPERATURE CONTROLLED PACKAGING
    • FOOD SAFETY
  • MEANS OF TEMPERATURE CONTROL
    • CONVENTIONAL REFRIGERATION
      • MECHANICAL REFRIGERATION
    • USING PACKAGING MATERIALS
      • DRY ICE
      • WET ICE
      • GEL PACKS
      • EUTECTIC PLATES
      • LIQUID NITROGEN
      • INSULATED BLANKETS
      • EXPANDED POLYSTYRENE (EPS)
  • COLD CHAIN MARKET, BY TYPE
    • INTRODUCTION
    • REFRIGERATED STORAGE
      • Table REFRIGERATED STORAGE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (MILLION CUBIC METERS)
    • REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT
      • Table REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (UNITS)
      • REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY
        • Table REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET SIZE, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2015-2022 (UNITS)
        • Table AIR BLOWN EVAPORATORS: REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (UNITS)
        • Table EUTECTIC DEVICES: REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (UNITS)
  • COLD CHAIN MARKET, BY TEMPERATURE TYPE
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table GLOBAL COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY TEMPERATURE TYPE, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • CHILLED
      • Table CHILLED: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • FROZEN
      • Table FROZEN: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
  • COLD CHAIN MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • FRUITS & VEGETABLES
      • Table FRUITS & VEGETABLES: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • BAKERY & CONFECTIONERY
      • Table EFFECT OF TIME AND TEMPERATURE ON QUALITY LOSS IN STORAGE
      • Table BAKERY & CONFECTIONERY: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • DAIRY & FROZEN DESSERTS
      • Table DAIRY & FROZEN DESSERTS: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • FISH, MEAT, AND SEAFOOD
      • Table FISH, MEAT, AND SEAFOOD: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • OTHERS
      • Table OTHERS: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
  • COLD CHAIN MARKET, BY REGION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table REFRIGERATED STORAGE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (MILLION CUBIC METERS)
      • Table REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (UNITS)
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: REFRIGERATED STORAGE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (MILLION CUBIC METERS)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (UNITS)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2017-2022 (UNITS)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FOOD, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FOOD, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: FROZEN FRUITS & VEGETABLES COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: FROZEN BAKERY & CONFECTIONERY COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: FROZEN DAIRY & FROZEN DESSERT COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: FROZEN FISH, MEAT, AND SEAFOOD COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: OTHER FROZEN APPLICATIONS COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • U.S.
        • Table U.S.: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FOOD, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • CANADA
        • Table CANADA: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FOOD, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • MEXICO
        • Table MEXICO: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FOOD, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • EUROPE
      • Table EUROPE: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: REFRIGERATED STORAGE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (MILLION CUBIC METERS)
      • Table EUROPE: REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (UNITS)
      • Table EUROPE: COLD CHAIN MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2017-2022 (UNITS)
      • Table EUROPE: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FOOD, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: FROZEN FRUITS & VEGETABLES COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: BAKERY & CONFECTIONERY COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: DAIRY & FROZEN DESSERT COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: FISH, MEAT & SEAFOOD COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: OTHERS COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • GERMANY
        • Table GERMANY: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • FRANCE
        • Table FRANCE: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • ITALY
        • Table ITALY: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • U.K.
        • Table U.K.: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • SPAIN
        • Table SPAIN: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • THE NETHERLANDS
        • Table THE NETHERLANDS: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF EUROPE
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FOOD, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: REFRIGERATED STORAGE MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (MILLION CUBIC METERS)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (UNITS)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2017-2022 (UNITS)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FOOD, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FRUITS & VEGETABLES, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN BAKERY & CONFECTIONERY, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN DAIRY & FROZEN DESSERTS, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FISH, MEAT, AND SEAFOOD, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR OTHER FROZEN APPLICATIONS, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • CHINA
        • Table CHINA: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FOOD, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • JAPAN
        • Table JAPAN: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FOOD, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • INDIA
        • Table INDIA: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FOOD, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND
        • Table AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FOOD, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FOOD, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • REST OF THE WORLD (ROW)
      • Table ROW: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FOOD, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: REFRIGERATED STORAGE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2017-2022 (MILLION CUBIC METERS)
      • Table ROW: REFRIGERATED TRANSPORT MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (UNITS)
      • Table ROW: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2017-2022 (UNITS)
      • Table ROW: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR FROZEN FOOD, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: FROZEN FRUITS & VEGETABLES COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: BAKERY & CONFECTIONERY COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: DAIRY & FROZEN DESSERTS COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: FISH, MEAT, AND SEAFOOD COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE FOR OTHERS, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • BRAZIL
        • Table BRAZIL: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • SOUTH AFRICA
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • ARGENTINA
        • Table ARGENTINA: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • OTHERS
        • Table OTHERS: COLD CHAIN MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2022 (USD MILLION)
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • OVERVIEW
    • COMPETITIVE SITUATION & TRENDS
    • EXPANSIONS & INVESTMENTS
      • Table EXPANSIONS & INVESTMENTS, 2011-2016
    • MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS
      • Table MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, 2011-2016
    • AGREEMENTS, COLLABORATIONS, PARTNERSHIPS, AND JOINT VENTURES
      • Table AGREEMENTS, COLLABORATIONS, PARTNERSHIPS, AND JOINT VENTURES, 2011-2016
    • NEW SERVICE LAUNCHES
      • Table NEW SERVICE LAUNCHES, 2011-2015
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • INTRODUCTION
      • GEOGRAPHIC REVENUE MIX
    • AMERICOLD LOGISTICS, LLC
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • PREFERRED FREEZER SERVICES
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • CAPACITY
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • BURRIS LOGISTICS
      • 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 LOGISTICS GROUP INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • SWIRE COLD STORAGE LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • CAPACITY
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • AGRO MERCHANTS GROUP
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • CLOVERLEAF COLD STORAGE
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • KLOOSTERBOER GROUP B.V.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • INTERSTATE COLD STORAGE INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
      • CAPACITY
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
  • APPENDIX
    • DISCUSSION GUIDE
    • KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS' SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL
    • INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE
    • AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS
    • RELATED REPORTS
    • AUTHOR DETAILS

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