Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The International Express Service industry in China has less than 20 years of history. The industry has experienced substantial growth in the past 10 years mainly due to the improved economic environment, rising income levels and improving infrastructure. In the past few years, e-commerce growth in China has boosted the industry's performance. In the five years to 2014, revenue for the industry has been growing at an annualized rate of 14.7% to $5.5 billion.
As international express business operations require a high level of capital investment and advanced technology and systems, the industry is dominated by large foreign enterprises such as DHL, Federal Express and UPS. There are about 460 enterprises operating in the industry, but the top four contribute 84.0% of total revenue.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter
The international express service market is mainly dominated by large foreign companies such as DHL, FedEx, UPS, and TNT which have advantages in terms of network coverage, brand recognition, service quality and management.
Industry operations require high capital input to purchase transportation vehicles and equipment. Large firms often purchase their own aircrafts and trucks for transportation, which improves transportation capability and work efficiency.
Network coverage is also a crucial factor in the operation of international express services. Existing firms have broad coverage networks domestically and internationally. .. purchase to read more