Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Over the past five years, the Intermodal Container Leasing industry benefited from a wave of demand caused by recovering trade levels. Additionally, in the five years to 2019, the industry will continue to grow as freight volumes increase. As economic conditions in developed economies improve and emerging markets continue to grow, global consumption and industrial activity will rise. Consequently, world trade levels are anticipated to climb, increasing demand for containers and industry services. However, increasing container supply and consolidation in the shipping industry is projected to cool off demand for industry services.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The establishments in this industry are located near ports and harbors in the United States. The largest concentration of establishments is in the Southeast and West regions, owing to the concentration of ports and inland waterways there.
The high concentration of establishments in the Southeast and West regions is due to greater waterborne commerce activity in those areas, which includes both ocean and inland maritime activity. Estimates based on Census data show that the West and Southeast regions account for 31.4% and 28.6% of establishments, respectively... purchase to read more