Plunkett Research, Ltd., a Houston, Texas-based market research firm, has completed its latest research on the Transportation, Supply Chain & Logistics Industry.  (See:  This revised and updated data is part of our massive Plunkett Research Online subscription service, where we continuously monitor the worlds 40 most vital business sectors, including such industries as retailing, artificial intelligence, health care, sports/recreation and much, much more.  Our analysts and market research continually monitor the world’s leading industries and companies and post thorough updates yearly.

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A complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms within the Transportation, Supply Chain & Logistics Industry.  Gain vital insights that can help shape strategy for business development, product development and investments.

Key Features:

  • Business trends analysis
  • In-depth industry overview
  • Technology trends analysis
  • Forecasts
  • Spending, investment, and consumption discussions
  • In-depth industry statistics and metrics
  • Industry employment numbers

Additional Key Features Include:

Industry Glossary

Industry Contacts list, including Professional Societies and Industry Associations

Profiles of industry-leading companies

  • U.S. and Global Firms
  • Publicly held, Private and Subsidiaries
  • Executive Contacts
  • Revenues
  • For Public Companies: Detailed Financial Summaries
  • Statistical Tables

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 report covers competitive intelligence, market research and business analysis—everything you need to know about the Transportation, Supply Chain & Logistics Industry.

Plunkett Research Provides Unique Analysis of the Following Major Trends Affecting the Transportation, Supply Chain & Logistics Industry

  1. Introduction to the Transportation, Supply Chain & Logistics Industry
  2. 3PL Logistics Services and Supply Chain Management Services Evolve & Consolidate
  3. FedEx, UPS & DHL Compete in Global Shipping and Logistics/ Begins to Fulfill its Own Shipping Needs
  4. Trucking Companies Focus on Driver Challenges, Regulatory Issues & Self-Driving Trucks
  5. Freight Railways Invest in Automation, Infrastructure and Safety
  6. China Makes Immense Investments in Railroads, Highways, Airports & Silk Road
  7. High Speed Passenger Trains, Including Maglev, Advance in China and Europe
  8. U.S. Passenger Train Projects Receive Funding, Including Light Rail and All Aboard Florida
  9. Ships Get Bigger and More Efficient
  10. Ports and Canals Expand to Accommodate Larger Vessels and Increased Shipment Volume
  11. Discount Airlines Compete with Legacy Airlines, but the Differences Are Beginning to Blur
  12. Boeing and Airbus Compete for New Orders
  13. New Aircraft Designs Offer Greater Passenger Comfort/More Efficient Engines
  14. Airports Expand
  15. New Technologies Show Promise for Port and Airport Security
  16. RFID Drives Inventory Management Evolution
  17. Wireless Information Systems Surge Ahead in Vehicles: Telematics, ITS and Real Time Traffic Information
  18. India’s Transportation Infrastructure Needs Billions of Dollars in Construction
  19. Uber, Lyft and Didi Dominate the Car on Demand (Raid Hailing) Industry
  20. Self-Driving, Autonomous Cars Receive Massive Investments in Research and Development Worldwide
  21. Bicycle Sharing Is Well Established in Major Cities
  22. Smart Cities Utilize Sensors and Artificial Intelligence (AI)/Create Privacy and Security Issues
  23. Robotics, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Automation Revolutionize Supply Chain and Logistics Systems
  24. The Future of Transportation and Supply Chains: Massive Investments in Infrastructure & Mobility Services

Plunkett Research Provides In-Depth Tables for the Following Transportation, Supply Chain & Logistics Industry Statistics

  1. Transportation Industry Statistics and Market Size Overview
  2. U.S. Transportation & Warehousing Industry Revenues: 2019-2022
  3. U.S. Transportation & Warehousing Industry Expenses: 2019-2022
  4. Top 50 Countries Providing U.S. Imports of Goods: 2016-2023
  5. Top 50 Countries Receiving U.S. Exports of Goods: 2015-2023
  6. Top 10 U.S. Airlines & Airports Ranked by 2023 System Scheduled Enplanements
  7. Quarterly U.S. Scheduled Service Passenger Airlines Financial Reports: 3rd Quarter 2022-3rd Quarter 2023
  8. Total Scheduled U.S. International Passenger Traffic, U.S. Commercial Air Carriers: 2010-2043
  9. Air Carrier Traffic Statistics, U.S.: 2000-July 2023
  10. Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for Transportation, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2022-2024