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APAC Shipping Container Market By Size of Container (High Cube Container (40 feet); Small Container (20 feet); Others), By Product Type (Dry Container; Refrigerated Container; Others), By Goods Transported (Machinery, Equipment & Electronics; Chemicals &

APAC Shipping Container Market By Size of Container (High Cube Container (40 feet); Small Container (20 feet); Others), By Product Type (Dry Container; Refrigerated Container; Others), By Goods Transported (Machinery, Equipment & Electronics; Chemicals & Petrochemicals; Others), By Country, Competition, Forecast & Opportunities, 2024

APAC shipping container market was valued at $ 4.5 billion in 2018 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 4.6% to reach $ 5.9 billion by 2024. A shipping container is a container with strength suitable to withstand shipment, storage, and handling. Owing to the factors, such as growing sea-borne trade, and the increasing trend of containerization of goods, a strong demand for shipping containers is anticipated during forecast period. Furthermore, availability of large coastal line and presence of majority of global shipping container manufacturers in Asia-Pacific is fueling the demand for shipping containers in the region. Moreover, increasing government initiatives, and expansion in untapped markets of Asia-Pacific such as India and Indonesia can unfold various opportunities for the growth of the market in the future.

In terms of size of containers, the APAC shipping container market is categorized into small container (20 feet), large container (40 feet), high cube container (40 feet) and others. Of all, high cube containers accounted for majority of the APAC shipping container market for in 2018 and is anticipated to maintain its position during forecast period as well. This is mainly attributed to the longer life, cost-effective maintenance, high efficiency, and versatility of these containers.

In Asia-Pacific shipping container market, China accounted for more than 40% share in 2018 and is expected to maintain its dominance during forecast period as well. This is mainly due to growing demand for commodities and huge dependency on seaborne trade in the country.

The key players in the APAC shipping container market are TLS Offshore Containers International Pvt Ltd., China International Marine Containers (Group) Ltd (CIMC), Maersk Container Industry AS, W&K Containers Inc. among others.

Years considered for this report:

Historical Years: 2014-2017

Base Year: 2018

Estimated Year: 2019

Forecast Period: 2020–2024

  • bjective of the Study:
  • To analyze and forecast the market size of APAC shipping container market
  • To forecast APAC shipping container market based on size of container, product type, goods transported, and regional distribution
  • To identify drivers and challenges for APAC shipping container market
  • To examine competitive developments such as expansions, new product launches, mergers & acquisitions etc. in APAC shipping container market
  • To conduct pricing analysis for APAC shipping container market
  • To identify and analyze the profile of leading players in the APAC shipping container market
Some of the leading players in the APAC shipping container market are TLS Offshore Containers International Pvt Ltd., China International Marine Containers (Group) Ltd (CIMC), Maersk Container Industry AS, W&K Containers Inc., Singamas Container Holdings Limited, Sea Box Inc., Florens Asset Management Company Limited, CXIC (CHANGZHOU XINHUACHANG INT'L CONTAINERS Co,. Ltd) Group Containers Company Limited, Guangdong Fuwa Engineering Group Co., Ltd etc.

TechSci Research performed both primary as well as exhaustive secondary research for this study. Initially, TechSci Research sourced a list of shipping container manufacturers across APAC. Subsequently, TechSci Research conducted primary research surveys with the identified companies. While interviewing, the respondents were also enquired about their competitors. Through this technique, TechSci Research could include the suppliers which could not be identified due to the limitations of secondary research. TechSci Research analyzed the product offerings, distribution channels and presence of all major shipping container manufacturers across APAC.

TechSci Research calculated APAC shipping container market size using a bottom-up approach, wherein data for various end user industries and its application across various product types were recorded and forecast for the future years. TechSci Research sourced these values from the industry experts and company representatives and externally validated through analyzing historical data of these product types and applications for getting an appropriate, overall market size. Various secondary sources such as company website, news articles, press releases, company annual reports, investor presentations and financial reports were also used by TechSci Research.

Key Target Audience:
  • Shipping container manufacturers
  • Shipping container suppliers, distributors and other stake holders
  • Shipping container end user industries
  • Organizations, forums and alliances related to shipping container market
  • Market research and consulting firms
The study is useful in providing answers to several critical questions that are important for the industry stakeholders such as solution providers and partners, end users, etc., besides allowing them in strategizing investments and capitalizing on market opportunities.

Report Scope:

In this report, APAC shipping container market has been segmented into following categories, in addition to the industry trends which have also been detailed below:
  • Market, By Size of Container
  • Small Container (20 feet)
  • Large Container (40 feet)
  • High Cube Container (40 feet)
  • Others
45 feet

48 feet

53 feet
  • Market, By Product Type
  • Dry Container
  • Tank Container
  • Refrigerated Container
  • Others
Flat Rack Container

Special Purpose Container
  • Market, By Goods Transported
  • Food Products & Grains
  • Chemicals & Petrochemicals
  • Machinery, Equipment & Electronics
  • Others
  • Market, By Country:
  • China
  • India
  • Japan
  • South Korea
  • Indonesia
  • Malaysia
  • Singapore
  • Rest of APAC
Competitive Landscape

Company Profiles: Detailed analysis of the major companies present in APAC shipping container market.

Available Customizations:

With the given market data, TechSci Research offers customizations according to a company’s specific needs. The following customization options are available for the report:

Company Information
  • Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players (up to five).
Profit Margin Analysis
  • Profit margin analysis in case of direct and indirect sales channel.
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1. Product Overview
2. Research Methodology
3. Executive Summary
4. Voice of Customer
4.1. Factors considered while selecting a supplier
4.2. Product awareness and applicability & usage analysis
4.3. Challenges/issues faced post purchase
4.4. Unmet needs
5. APAC Shipping Container Market Outlook
5.1. Market Size & Forecast
5.1.1. By Value & Volume
5.2. Market Share & Forecast
5.2.1. By Size of Container (Small Container (20 feet); Large Container (40 feet); High Cube Container (40 feet); Others (45 feet, 48 feet, 53 feet))
5.2.2. By Product Type (Dry Container; Tank Container; Refrigerated Container; Others (Flat Rack Container, Special Purpose Container)
5.2.3. By Goods Transported (Food Products & Grains; Chemicals & Petrochemicals; Machinery, Equipment, & Electronics; Others)
5.2.4. By Country (China; India; Japan; Indonesia; Singapore; Malaysia; South Korea)
5.2.5. By Company (2018)
5.3. Market Attractive Index (By Size of Container; By Product Type; By Goods Transported; By Country)
6. China Shipping Container Market Outlook
6.1. Market Size & Forecast
6.1.1. By Value
6.1.2. By Volume
6.2. Market Share & Forecast
6.2.1. By Size of Container
6.2.2. By Product Type
6.2.3. By Goods Transported
7. Singapore Shipping Container Market Outlook
7.1. Market Size & Forecast
7.1.1. By Value
7.1.2. By Volume
7.2. Market Share & Forecast
7.2.1. By Size of Container
7.2.2. By Product Type
7.2.3. By Goods Transported
8. South Korea Shipping Container Market Outlook
8.1. Market Size & Forecast
8.1.1. By Value
8.1.2. By Volume
8.2. Market Share & Forecast
8.2.1. By Size of Container
8.2.2. By Product Type
8.2.3. By Goods Transported
9. Malaysia Shipping Container Market Outlook
9.1. Market Size & Forecast
9.1.1. By Value
9.1.2. By Volume
9.2. Market Share & Forecast
9.2.1. By Size of Container
9.2.2. By Product Type
9.2.3. By Goods Transported
10. Japan Shipping Container Market Outlook
10.1. Market Size & Forecast
10.1.1. By Value
10.1.2. By Volume
10.2. Market Share & Forecast
10.2.1. By Size of Container
10.2.2. By Product Type
10.2.3. By Goods Transported
11. Indonesia Shipping Container Market Outlook
11.1. Market Size & Forecast
11.1.1. By Value
11.1.2. By Volume
11.2. Market Share & Forecast
11.2.1. By Size of Container
11.2.2. By Product Type
11.2.3. By Goods Transported
12. India Shipping Container Market Outlook
12.1. Market Size & Forecast
12.1.1. By Value
12.1.2. By Volume
12.2. Market Share & Forecast
12.2.1. By Size of Container
12.2.2. By Product Type
12.2.3. By Goods Transported
13. Market Dynamics
13.1. Drivers
13.2. Challenges
14. Market Trends & Developments
15. Competitive Landscape
15.1. Competition Outlook
15.2. Company Profiles
14.3.1 Basic Details
14.3.2 Financials (As reported)
14.3.3 Planned Investments
14.3.4 Key Market Focus and Geographical Presence
15.3. APAC Players Profiled (10 Leading Companies)
15.3.1. TLS Offshore Containers International Pvt Ltd.
15.3.2. China International Marine Containers (Group) Ltd (CIMC)
15.3.3. Maersk Container Industry AS
15.3.4. W&K Containers Inc.
15.3.5. Singamas Container Holdings Limited
15.3.6. Sea Box Inc.
15.3.7. Florens Asset Management Company Limited
15.3.8. CXIC (CHANGZHOU XINHUACHANG INT'L CONTAINERS Co,. Ltd) Group Containers Company Limited
15.3.9. China Eastern Containers
15.3.10. Guangdong Fuwa Engineering Group Co., Ltd
16. Strategic Recommendations
List of Figures
Figure 1: APAC Shipping Container Market Size, By Value (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 2: APAC Shipping Container Market Size, By Volume (‘000 Units), 2014-2024F
Figure 3: APAC Shipping Container Market Share, By Size of Container (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 4: APAC Shipping Container Market Share, By Product Type (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 5: APAC Shipping Container Market Share, By Goods Transported (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 6: APAC Shipping Container Market Attractiveness Index, By Size of Container, By Value, 2014-2024F
Figure 7: APAC Shipping Container Market Attractiveness Index, By Product Type, By Value, 2014-2024F
Figure 8: APAC Shipping Container Market Attractiveness Index, By Country, By Value, 2014-2024F
Figure 9: China Shipping Container Market Size, By Value (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 10: China Shipping Container Market Size, By Value (’000 units), 2014-2024F
Figure 11: China Shipping Container Market Share, By Size of Container (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 12: China Shipping Container Market Share, By Product Type (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 13: China Shipping Container Market Share, By Goods Transported (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 14: Singapore Shipping Container Market Size, By Value (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 15: Singapore Shipping Container Market Size, By Value (’000 units), 2014-2024F
Figure 16: Singapore Shipping Container Market Share, By Size of Container (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 17: Singapore Shipping Container Market Share, By Product Type (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 18: Singapore Shipping Container Market Share, By Goods Transported (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 19: South Korea Shipping Container Market Size, By Value (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 20: South Korea Shipping Container Market Size, By Value (’000 units), 2014-2024F
Figure 21: South Korea Shipping Container Market Share, By Size of Container (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 22: South Korea Shipping Container Market Share, By Product Type (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 23: South Korea Shipping Container Market Share, By Goods Transported (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 24: Malaysia Shipping Container Market Size, By Value (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 25: Malaysia Shipping Container Market Size, By Value (’000 units), 2014-2024F
Figure 26: Malaysia Shipping Container Market Share, By Size of Container (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 27: Malaysia Shipping Container Market Share, By Product Type (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 28: Malaysia Shipping Container Market Share, By Goods Transported (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 29: Japan Shipping Container Market Size, By Value (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 30: Japan Shipping Container Market Size, By Value (’000 units), 2014-2024F
Figure 31: Japan Shipping Container Market Share, By Size of Container (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 32: Japan Shipping Container Market Share, By Product Type (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 33: Japan Shipping Container Market Share, By Goods Transported (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 34: Indonesia Shipping Container Market Size, By Value (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 35: Indonesia Shipping Container Market Size, By Value (’000 units), 2014-2024F
Figure 36: Indonesia Shipping Container Market Share, By Size of Container (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 37: Indonesia Shipping Container Market Share, By Product Type (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 38: Indonesia Shipping Container Market Share, By Goods Transported (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 39: India Shipping Container Market Size, By Value (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 40: India Shipping Container Market Size, By Value (’000 units), 2014-2024F
Figure 41: India Shipping Container Market Share, By Size of Container (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 42: India Shipping Container Market Share, By Product Type (USD Million), 2014-2024F
Figure 43: India Shipping Container Market Share, By Goods Transported (USD Million), 2014-2024F

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