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Global Fourth Party Logistics Market to 2027: Analysis & Forecast by Type, End-user and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com

May 3, 2019

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 3, 2019--The “Fourth Party Logistics Market to 2027 - Global Analysis and Forecasts by Type; and End User” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

The global fourth party logistics market is accounted to US$ 54.06 Bn in 2018 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.2% during the forecast period 2019-2027, to account to US$ 84.17 Bn by 2027. The global fourth party logistics market is experiencing steady growth in the forecast period on account of the adoptions of better and advanced logistics solutions.

The continuous globalization, tough scenarios for retailers and other distributors came into existence, and thereby, use of value-added supply chain services among retail industries is gaining high momentum and is expected to propel entire fourth party logistics market. Need to manage entire processes beginning from a purchase order, warehouse receipt process, and distribution center to store logistics, need to manage complete logistics is required.

The prominent e-commerce companies represents their lead logistic providers by keeping and maintaining overall supply chain proficiently in the fourth party logistics market. For many years, a significant portion of retailers uses logistic services to handle packaging, warehousing, transportation, and fulfillment. With a boom observed in the e-commerce sector, the retailers create parallel supply chains to fulfill both online and physical locations demand.

The fourth party logistics provides strategic vision and greater visibility of inventory which enable retailers to allocate stocks and meet the customer’s need. These services assist the retailers to effectively manage their operations effectively and efficiently, which is forecasted to bolster fourth party logistics market.

The e-commerce industry sustained its growth by continuous modify the supply chain. The expertise of supply chain puts extra efforts on solutions to make last-mile delivery efficient such as using crowdsourcing deliveries, click-and-collect technology, and pickup lockers.

Increase in customers’ expectations is putting pressure on the shippers to reconsider last mile delivery in the supply chain. Through this, it would ease the entry of new players into the market and would provide platform to logistics provider to cater maximum number of players. Also, the large e-commerce players focus on creating demand from their online websites and then fulfill the orders, using their supply chain and logistics functions, which was earlier outsourced to the third parties.

Now the shippers concentrate on building utmost resilient supply chains to gain and retain the carrier capacity at the minimal costs. Such growth in retail and e-commerce industry is anticipated to gain traction endlessly in coming times which have a significant impact on the fourth party logistics market.

Fourth party logistics market by end user is segmented into aerospace and defense, automotive, consumer electronics, food and beverage, industrial, healthcare, retail, and others. The fourth party logistics in retail, e-commerce, and online business also helps in replenishing the store with its forward-deployed inventory in small stores, as these lags in having additional space to keep their inventory. Additional services offered by the logistics players is anticipated to have an positive impact on brick and mortar business and therefore is projected to accelerate growth of fourth party logistics market.

Key Topics Covered

1. Introduction

1.1 Scope of the Study

1.2 Report Guidance

1.3 Market Segmentation

1.3.1 Global Fourth Party Logistics Market - by Type

1.3.2 Global Fourth Party Logistics Market - by End-User

1.3.3 Global Fourth Party Logistics Market - by Geography

2. Key Takeaways

3. Research Methodology

3.1.1 Coverage

3.1.2 Secondary Research

3.1.3 Primary Research

4. Fourth Party Logistics Market Landscape

4.1 Market Overview

4.2 Ecosystem Analysis

4.3 Pest Analysis

4.3.1 North America Pest Analysis

4.3.2 Europe Pest Analysis

4.3.3 Asia Pacific Pest Analysis

4.3.4 Middle East & Africa Pest Analysis

4.3.5 South America Pest Analysis

5. Fourth Party Logistics Market - Key Industry Dynamics

5.1 Key Market Drivers

5.1.1 Advancements In the Manufacturing Sector and Advent of Industry 4.0

5.1.2 Growing Needs of Seamless Integrations Amongst the Increasingly Complex Supply Chains

5.1.3 Affinity of the Retail End-Users For Supporting Omni-Channel Services

5.2 Key Market Restraints

5.2.1 Perplexity Among the End-Users Choosing Between 3Pl & 4Pl

5.3 Key Market Opportunities

5.3.1 Retail and Consumer Electronics Sector Moving Towards Provisioning Dynamic Logistics

5.3.2 Manufacturing Sector Contemplating Inbound Procurement and Supplier Collaboration

5.4 Future Trends

5.4.1 Enhanced Focus on Risk Management In the Supply Chains and Increasing Collaborations

5.5 Impact Analysis of Drivers and Restraints

6. Fourth Party Logistics - Global Market Analysis

6.1 Global Fourth Party Logistics Market Overview

6.2 Global Fourth Party Logistics Market Forecast and Analysis

6.3 Market Positioning/Market Share

7. Global Fourth Party Logistics Market Analysis - by Type

7.1 Overview

7.2 Global Fourth Party Logistics Market Breakdown, by Type, 2018 & 2027

7.3 Synergy Plus Operating Model

7.4 Solution Integrator Model

7.5 Industry Innovator Model

8. Fourth Party Logistics Market Revenue and Forecasts To 2027 - End-User

8.1 Overview

8.2 Fourth Party Logistics Market Breakdown, by End-User, 2018 & 2027

8.3 Automotive

8.4 Healthcare

8.5 Food & Beverage

8.6 Consumer Electronics

8.7 Aerospace and Defense

8.8 Retail

8.9 Industrial

8.10 Others

9. Fourth Party Logistics Market - Geographical Analysis

9.1 Overview

9.2 North America Fourth Party Logistics Market Revenue and Forecasts To 2027

9.3 Europe Fourth Party Logistics Market Revenue and Forecasts To 2027

9.4 APAC Fourth Party Logistics Market Revenue and Forecasts To 2027

9.5 Middle East & Africa Fourth Party Logistics Market Revenue and Forecasts To 2027

9.6 South America Fourth Party Logistics Market Revenue and Forecasts To 2027

10. Industry Landscape

10.1 Overview

10.2 Market Initiative

10.3 Merger and Acquisition

10.4 New Development

11. Key Company Profiles

11.1 Allyn International Services Inc.

11.2 Ceva Logistics AG

11.3 Damco

11.4 DB Schenker (Deutsche Bahn AG)

11.5 Deutsche Post AG

11.6 Gefco Group

11.7 Geodis

11.8 Logistics Plus Inc.

11.9 UPS Supply Chain Solutions (United Parcel Service Inc.)

11.10 XPO Logistics Inc.

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