Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Revenue for the Storage and Warehousing industry is expected to total $25.3 billion in 2016, up 5.9% from 2015. In the five years through 2016, the industry has been growing at an annualized rate of 7.4%.
Industry demand has been strong since China's entrance to the World Trade Organization (WTO) in 2001. Foreign logistics resources and industry expertise streamed into the Chinese market, which improved service quality and accessibility, and increased demand for warehousing services. In addition, fast development of foreign and domestic trade has been stimulating growth of Storage and Warehousing in China.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Industrial material warehousing
Industrial material warehouses are expected to generate 28.5% of industry revenue in 2016. These warehouses are often large and located beside the plants of related industries or close to traffic terminals.
Inflammable material warehousing
Inflammable material warehouses are forecast to account for 27.5% of industry revenue in 2016. These warehouses mainly store fuels, chemicals, fabrics, leather and paper products and are required to comply with fire safety rules and specifications. Operational costs are high due to safety issues and complicated handling procedures.
Refrigerated warehouses mainly store fresh food, beverages and medicines that require low-temperature storage... purchase to read more