What is Warehousing and Distribution Logistics?
Warehousing and distribution Logistics is the process of storing physical inventory for sale or distribution. Warehouses are used by all types of businesses that need to temporarily store products in bulk before shipping them to other locations or individually to end consumers. Logistics Warehousing is at the heart of any business that sells physical goods. Warehouse management, warehousing services, operations, and warehouse management systems are some of the most important aspects of warehousing logistics. The management of warehousing and distribution logistics is critical to commercial success. The primary goal of the warehousing and distribution logistics industry is to get the right product to the right destination on time, on budget, and with complete visibility. The logistics industry's growing demand has expanded beyond basic goods transportation to include end-to-end supply chain solutions like warehousing and express delivery.
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|Key Companies Profiled||Agility Logistics (Kuwait), GWC (Gulf Warehousing Company) (Qatar), DB Schenker Logistics (Germany), DHL Group (Germany), Genera (Singapore), Linfox Pty Ltd (Australia), GAC (China), Aramex (United Arab Emirates), Integrated National Logistics (United Arab Emirates) and LSC Logistics and Warehousing Co (Saudi Arabia)|
The study covers a detailed analysis segmented by key business segments i.e. by type (Warehousing Logistics and Distribution Logistics) , by application (Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer, High-Tech, Industrial, Pharma & Healthcare, Retail and Others) and major geographies. Research Analyst at AMA predicts that Germans Manufacturers will contribute to the maximum growth of Global Warehousing and Distribution Logistics market throughout the predicted period.
The competition is expected to become even more intense in the years to come due to the entry of several new players in the market. To help clients improve their revenue shares in the market, this research study provides an in-depth analysis of the markets competitive landscape and offers information on the products offered by various leading companies. Additionally, this Warehousing and Distribution Logistics market report suggests strategies that Manufacturers can follow and highlights key areas they should focus on, in order to take maximum benefits of growth opportunities.
The report offers several leading Manufacturers, some of them are Agility Logistics (Kuwait), GWC (Gulf Warehousing Company) (Qatar), DB Schenker Logistics (Germany), DHL Group (Germany), Genera (Singapore), Linfox Pty Ltd (Australia), GAC (China), Aramex (United Arab Emirates), Integrated National Logistics (United Arab Emirates) and LSC Logistics and Warehousing Co (Saudi Arabia).
In December 2021 Maersk had announced the acquisition of LF Logistics. With this acquisition, Maersk will expand its warehousing and distribution offering and respond to customers' rapidly growing demand for contract logistics. LF Logistics, with its Asia-Pacific wide footprint and industry-leading fulfilment capabilities, aligns with Maersk's strategic intent to support customers' supply chain needs end-to-end as a trusted partner in control of the assets. Maersk will add 223 warehouses to its existing portfolio, bringing the total number of facilities to 549 worldwide, spread across 9.5 million square meters.
If, at any time, the warehouseman is satisfied that the quality of any fungible goods or any part thereof has deteriorated or is deteriorating to the point where it is necessary to protect the holders of negotiable warehouse receipts from loss, and time is insufficient for him to seek their instructions, he may, subject to the regulations in this regard, dispose of the goods or any part thereof and keep the sale proceeds after satisfying his lien in an escrow account. Action taken in good faith is protected. No suit, prosecution, or other legal proceeding shall be brought against the Central Government or any officer of the Central Government, or any member, officer, or other employee of the Authority for anything done or intended to be done in good faith in accordance with this Act or the rules or regulations made under it.
The demand for warehouse logistics services is growing by the day. Businesses in this industry face stiff competition from market leaders such as DHL International, XPO Logistics Inc., Maersk, United Parcel Service, and others. Many international and regional providers are also active in the industry and compete directly with industry leaders. It has been discovered that market leaders are heavily investing in growth strategies such as technological development and resource utilization in order to strengthen their market position. Market leaders such as DHL International, XPO Logistics Inc, Maersk, and United Parcel Service have a market-defining vision of how warehouse logistics services can help top-line business executives achieve their objectives.
Warehousing and Distribution Logistics Market Dynamics:
- Demand for Express Delivery Is Expected To Fuel the Market Growth In Future
- Technological Disruptions in the Industry and Improving Transportation Infrastructure
- Rise of Smart Warehouses
- Increasing Demand for Climate-Controlled Warehouses due to growth of Food and Beverage, Pharmaceutical Industry
- High Land Costs May Hamper the Growth of the Warehousing and Distribution Logistics Market During the Forecast Period
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|Gaps & Opportunities|
- Lack of Control of Manufacturers on Logistics Service
- Growing Opportunities in Emerging Economies
Key highlights of the Global Warehousing and Distribution Logistics market Study:
CAGR of the market during the forecast period 2021-2027
In-depth information on growth factors that will accelerate the Warehousing and Distribution Logistics market in next few years.
Detailed Insights on futuristic trends and changing consumer behavior
Forecast of the Global Warehousing and Distribution Logistics market size and its contribution to the parent market by type, application and by country.
A broad view of customer demand
Uncover markets competitive landscape and in-depth information on various Manufacturers
Comprehensive information about factors that will challenge the growth of Warehousing and Distribution Logistics Manufacturers
Transformation and Important Triggers:
Business transformation has taken hold across the broad corporate landscape due to the confluence of several important triggers, including:
A tipping point in globalization
A major slowdown in Western economies
Significant shifts in technology and cost structure
The challenges of regulatory compliance
New forms of competition developing
The top-down and bottom-up approaches are used to estimate and validate the size of the Global Warehousing and Distribution Logistics market.
In order to reach an exhaustive list of functional and relevant players, various industry classification standards are closely followed such as NAICS, ICB, and SIC to penetrate deep into important geographies by players, and a thorough validation test is conducted to reach the most relevant players for survey in Warehousing and Distribution Logistics market.
In order to make a priority list sorting is done based on revenue generated based on the latest reporting, using paid databases such as Factiva, Bloomberg, etc.
Finally the questionnaire is set and specifically designed to address all the necessities for primary data collection after getting prior appointment> by targeting key target audience that includes Venture and Capitalist, New entrants/investors, Analysts and Strategic Business Partners, Government & Regulatory Bodies, E-Commerce Industry, Corporate Entities, End-use industries and Others.
This helps us to gather the data for the players revenue, operating cycle and expense, profit along with product or service growth, etc.
Almost 70-80% of data is collected through primary medium and further validation is done through various secondary sources that include Regulators, World Bank, Association, Company Website, SEC filings, OTC BB, Annual reports, press releases, etc.