Transportation and Distribution
Rolling stock refers to wheeled railway vehicles that have the capability to move on tracks. These vehicles primarily include locomotives, passenger rail vehicles, and freight wagons, and can be self-propelled or externally propelled. Rolling stock products are usually capital-intensive and require huge investments and time to manufacture. Rising investments in rail infrastructure projects across the globe is expected to lead to the high demand for rolling stock and urban...Read more
Market outlook of the global secure logistics market
Technavio’s research analyst predicts the global secure logistics market to grow at a CAGR of 9% during the forecast period. One of the primary growth drivers is a rise in cash circulation. During 2015, cash demand increased by 5% in Europe and by more than 11% in the BRICS nations. The market is expected to grow at a steady pace in established markets such as Europe and the US. The markets in APAC, MEA, and...Read more
Overview of the global intelligent transport system market
The intelligent transport system (ITS) is an application which is designed to provide customized solutions on issues related to transportation and traffic related issues. Some of the issues addressed by the system are optimizing quality and reducing costs of implementing traffic management systems. There are several solutions available to governments and city authorities to ease and smoothen traffic in...Read more
Outlook of the global refrigerated transportation market
Technavio’s market research analyst predicts that the global refrigerated transportation market will grow at an impressive CAGR of close to 7% during the forecast period. This industry report covers the present scenario and the primary drivers influencing growth prospects of this market. The growing demand for convenience food is impelling the demand for frozen food globally. Frozen foods require an...Read more
Outlook of the express delivery market in Brazil
Technavio’s market research analyst predicts the express delivery market in Brazil to grow moderately at a CAGR of more than 3% until 2020. The developing landscape of the e-commerce industry in Brazil will bolster the demand for express delivery services in this region. With the increase in e-commerce trade and rapid economic growth in the country, the revenue generated from domestic shipments...Read more
Outlook of the global perishable goods transportation market
Technavio’s market research analyst predicts the global perishable goods transportation market to grow at an impressive CAGR of more than 6% during the forecast period. The rise in demand for processed food is impelling the demand for frozen food globally. Frozen foods require an effective cold storage system to ensure that the chemical composition of the food items remains unchanged even after several...Read more
Outlook of the global e-commerce logistics market
Technavio’s market research analyst predicts the global e-commerce logistics market to grow at a CAGR of around 10% by 2020. The emergence of cross-border e-commerce activities is one of the major factors driving the global e-commerce logistics market. Due to liberalization, the growth of export-import activities has increased tremendously over the last few years. Also, an increase in the internet penetration,...Read more
Outlook of the rail freight transportation market in Europe
Technavio’s market research analyst predicts the rail freight transportation market in Europe to grow at a CAGR of more than 5% by 2020. The growing instances of interoperability in European railways will impel the market for rail freight transportation in Europe during the forecast period. Interoperability makes it easy for different railway networks to work with each other, which in turn helps...Read more
Market outlook of same day delivery services
The same-day delivery services is on an upward trend and is expected continue growing in the US. Technavio’s market research analysts estimate the same-day delivery market in the US to reach over USD 987 million by 2019.
The growing e-commerce market in the US is expected to push the same-day delivery market in the US to a new high. The revenue from e-commerce segment has grown by 40% annually. Smaller players such as Ontrac and...Read more
About industrial trucks
Industrial trucks are used to transfer materials over variable paths without any restrictions on the area covered. It offers vertical movement if the truck has lifting capabilities. Industrial trucks are used when there is insufficient flow volume and the usage of a conveyor cannot be justified. It provides more flexibility in movement than conveyors and cranes. Industrial trucks are not permitted to travel on public...Read more
Market overview of conveyer systems in the US
The US is a steadily growing region in the global material handling market. Its growth drives the demand for conveyer systems in the region. Technavio’s market research analysts predict the global conveyer systems market in the US to reach close to USD 10 billion in revenues by 2019.
Major customers of conveyor systems in the US range across multiple manufacturing industries...Read more
About offshore support vessel (OSV)
Offshore support vessels are ocean-going vessels used for transporting cargo, goods, supplies, and crew, as well as for carrying out offshore exploration and production across oil platforms. OSVs support marine offshore drilling activities through transportation of offshore energy resources. They also facilitate installation of oil rigs. They are mostly used by oil and gas companies for exploration and...
Technavio’s market research into the transportation and distribution industry incorporates multiple segments, including air and express delivery services, freight rail services, maritime services, seaports, terminals, and labor involved in the movement of cargo and passengers by water, pipeline services, trucking and taxi services, and barge services.
This sector is increasingly making use of advanced information systems and strategies such as intermodal containers.
Technavio’s transportation and distribution portfolio includes market reports on TMS, contract logistics, freight forwarding, refrigerated transportation, and intermodal transportation.