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Logistics Surveys 2017

Logitics Surveys 2017

Ti’s NEW report, Logistics Surveys 2017 provides up to date analysis of the key trends affecting the industry, essential reading for companies building their business plans in such an uncertain environment. Each survey reflects latest thinking in the market and the views of senior executives from within Ti’s Logistics Briefing network.

Key Findings:

Freight Forwarding - There is overwhelming feeling in the industry that conventional air freight forwarders will lose volume share to third parties, are you prepared?

Road - Driver shortage – the main threat to road freight operators

Express - How are Amazon and Alibaba changing the express market?

Warehousing - Costs, costs and more costs, the most important criteria when choosing new warehouse facilities

Sustainability - Sustainability – not only enhances the brand but also improves profitability, according to our survey "


1. INTRODUCTION
2. THE GLOBAL FREIGHT
FORWARDING SURVEY
2.1 KEY FINDINGS
2.2 TRADE LANE ANALYSIS
2.3 PROFIT MARGINS IN THE GLOBAL FREIGHT
FORWARDING MARKET
2.4 MARKET PERFORMANCE OF THE TOP 20 FREIGHT
FORWARDERS
2.5 DISINTERMEDIATION IN THE FREIGHT
FORWARDING MARKET
2.6 IMPACT OF REGIONALISATION ON FREIGHT
FORWARDING REVENUES
2.7 VERTICAL MARKET GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES
2.8 USE OF ONLINE PLATFORMS
2.9 LOGISTICS CONFIDENCE INDICES
3. EUROPEAN ROAD FREIGHT
MARKET SURVEY
3.1 KEY FINDINGS
3.2 FREIGHT RATE CHANGES
3.3 M&A ACTIVITY
3.4 LTL AND FTL GROWTH
3.5 STANDARD AND EXPRESS GROWTH
3.6 NEW TECHNOLOGIES
3.7 FULLY DRIVERLESS VEHICLES
3.8 THREATS TO ROAD FREIGHT OPERATIONS
3.9 EC MOBILITY PACKAGE
3.10 BREXIT AND THE IMPACT ON UK-EU TRAFFIC
3.11 DIESEL BANS
4. GLOBAL EXPRESS MARKET
SURVEY
4.1 KEY FINDINGS
4.2 CROSS-BORDER VOLUMES
4.3 PARCEL WEIGHTS
4.4 E-COMMERCE VOLUMES AND STRATEGY
4.5 MODAL CHANGE
4.6 PRODUCT MIX
4.7 INDUSTRY SECTORS OFFERING THE BEST
OPPORTUNITIES
4.8 NEW TECHNOLOGIES
4.9 FUTURE MARKET COMPETITION AND
CONSOLIDATION
5. GLOBAL WAREHOUSING &
LOGISTICS NETWORKS SURVEY
5.1 KEY FINDINGS
5.2 FUTURE PLANS FOR LEVELS OF WAREHOUSE SPACE
5.3 SPLIT BETWEEN SHARED-USER AND DEDICATED
SPACE
5.4. SPLIT BETWEEN OWNED AND LEASED LOGISTICS
PROPERTIES ACROSS REGIONS
5.5 REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT STraTEGY
5.6. REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT CRITERIA
5.7 INVESTMENT PLANS BY TYPE OF FACILITY
5.8 FACTORS AFFECTING LOCATION SELECTION
5.9 KEY REQUIREMENTS FOR WAREHOUSES AND
DISTRIBUTION CENTRES
5.10 INTRODUCTION OF NEW CAPABILITIES
5.11 USE OF TECHNOLOGIES IN WAREHOUSING
FACILITIES
6. ENVIRONMENT AND ETHICS IN
LOGISTICS SURVEY
6.1 KEY FINDINGS
6.2 IMPORTANCE TO CORPORATE STRATEGY
6.3 MAIN PRESSURES DRIVING LOGISTICS POLICIES
6.4 MAIN BENEFITS OF IMPLEMENTING A SUSTAINABLE
SUPPLY CHAIN AND LOGISTICS STRATEGY
6.5 EFFECTIVENESS OF FORMAL ENVIRONMENTAL
POLICIES
6.6 MEASUREMENT OF IMPACT ON THE ENVIRONMENT
6.7 ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT AND SUPPLIERS
6.8 THE IMPORTANCE OF SUSTAINABILITY TO
BUSINESS ACTIVITIES
6.9 FUTURE COMMITMENT TO THE ENVIRONMENT

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