Complete Guide to the Transportation, Supply Chain & Logistics Industry From Plunkett Research 2018

HOUSTON, Texas – Plunkett Research, Ltd. recently announced an important market research and competitive analysis report, Transportation, Supply Chain & Logistics Industry Almanac, 2018 edition. A complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms.

Transportation is one of the world’s largest industries. In total, during 2017, core transportation revenues in the U.S. were an estimated $1,172.5 billion, according to Plunkett Research estimates.  Worldwide, these revenues were an estimated $4.8 trillion.  This includes air, rail, water, pipeline, courier and warehousing segments.

Key Findings:

  • Plunkett Research lists top 500 companies in the Transportation, Supply Chain & Logistics Industry and names the top trends changing for the mid term.

Available Formats:

  • Printed Almanac: ISBN 978-1-62831-475-5 (Available Now)
  • E-book: ISBN 978-1-62831-775-6 (Available Now)
  • Online Subscription


Key Features Include:

  • Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence
  • Market forecasts and Industry Statistics
  • Industry Associations and Professional Societies List
  • In-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companies
  • Industry Glossary
  • Link to our 5-minute video overview of this industry

 Pages: 696             

Statistical Tables Provided: 29

Companies Profiled: 507

Geographic Focus: Global

Price: $379.99

Key Questions Answered Include:

  • How is the industry evolving? 
  • How is the industry being shaped by new technologies? 
  • How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?
  • What is the size of the market now and in the future?
  • What are the financial results of the leading companies?
  • What are the names and titles of top executives?
  • What are the top companies and what are their revenues?

This feature-rich book covers competitive intelligence, market research and business analysis—everything you need to know about the Transportation, Supply Chain & Logistics business including:

  1. 3PL Logistics Services and Supply Chain Management Services
  2. Trucking Companies Enjoy Dominant Market Share, Focus on Driver Challenges and Regulatory Issues
  3. China Makes Immense Investments in Railroads, Highways, Airports & Silk Road
  4. High Speed Passenger Trains, Including Maglev, Advance in China and Europe
  5. Ships Get Bigger and More Efficient as Freighter Overcapacity Hits the Shipping Industry
  6. Ports and Canals Expand to Accommodate Larger Vessels
  7. Discount Airlines Compete with Legacy Airlines, but the Differences Are Beginning to Blur
  8. Boeing and Airbus Have Massive Aircraft Order Backlogs/Major Aircraft Market in China
  9. Air Traffic Grows/Airports Expand/Asia Has Strong Air Traffic
  10. RFID Drives Inventory Management Evolution
  11. Wireless Information Systems Surge Ahead in Vehicles: Telematics, ITS and Real Time Traffic Information
  12. India’s Transportation Infrastructure Needs Billions of Dollars in Construction
  13. Self-Driving, Autonomous Cars Receive Massive Investments in Research and Development Worldwide
  14. Smart Cities Utilize Big Data, Sensors and Advanced Technologies to Increase Efficiencies of All Kinds/Massive Business Opportunities Emerge
  15. The Future of Transportation and Supply Chains: Massive Investments in Infrastructure, Mobility Services and Hyperloop         

Transportation, Supply Chain & Logistics Industry Statistics

  1. Transportation Industry Statistics and Market Size Overview
  2. Estimated U.S. Core Transportation Sector Revenues 1990-2017
  3. U.S. Transportation & Warehousing Industry Revenues: 2014-2017
  4. U.S. Transportation & Warehousing Industry Expenses: 2013-2016
  5. Top 50 Countries Providing U.S. Imports: 2010-2017
  6. Top 50 Countries Receiving U.S. Exports: 2010-2017
  7. Top 30 U.S. Customs Ports by Waterborne Foreign Container Trade: 2013-2015
  8. Top 30 U.S. Customs Ports by Waterborne Foreign Container Import: 2013-2015
  9. Top 30 U.S. Customs Ports by Waterborne Foreign Container Export: 2013-2015
  10. U.S. Surface Trade with Canada: 1993-2015
  11. U.S. Surface Trade with Mexico: 1993-2015
  12. Truck Transportation Industry, U.S.: Estimated Revenue by Commodities Handled: 2012-2016
  13. Truck Transportation Industry, U.S.: Estimated Truck Inventories: 2012-2016
  14. Retail No. 2 Diesel vs. Regular Gasoline Prices, U.S.: January 1995-March 2018
  15. Top 10 U.S. Airlines & Airports Ranked by 2017 System Scheduled Enplanements
  16. Quarterly U.S. Scheduled Service Passenger Airlines Financial Reports: 3rd Quarter 2016-3rd Quarter 2017
  17. 3rd Quarter U.S. Domestic Average Itinerary Air Fare: 1995-2017
  18. U.S. Aviation Industry Average Annual Percentage Growth Forecasts by World Region: 2017-2038
  19. Total Scheduled U.S. International Passenger Traffic, U.S. Commercial Air Carriers: 2010-2038
  20. Air Carrier Traffic Statistics, U.S.: 12 Months Ended December 2017 and December 2016
  21. Air Carrier Traffic Statistics, U.S.: 1996-2017
  22. U.S. Airline Revenue Passenger Enplanements: January 1996- September 2017
  23. U.S. Airline Passenger Activity: 2001-2037
  24. Domestic Airline Fuel Cost, U.S.: January 1986- January 2018
  25. Average Freight Revenue Per Ton-mile, U.S.: 1990-2016
  26. Transportation Services Index, U.S.: January 2000- January 2018
  27. Personal Transportation Expenditures, U.S.: 2009-2016
  28. Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for Transportation, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2015-2017
  29. Transportation Industry Employment by Business Type, U.S.: 2013-January 2018

Companies Mentioned Include:

  • AMERCO (U-Haul)
  • AB Volvo
  • Go-Ahead Group plc (The)
  • Japan Airlines Co Ltd
  • ADA Sa
  • Aer Lingus Group
  • Aeroflot Russian Airlines JSC
  • Air Canada
  • Air China Limited
  • Air New Zealand Ltd