IBISWorld’s Industry Market Report on Freight Forwarding Brokerages & Agencies in New York is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Ensure due diligence in your research with our strategic analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments; economic, lifestyle and demographic influences; distribution and supply chain factors; and pricing issues.


Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Over the past five years, the Freight Forwarding Brokerages and Agencies industry was able to surpass prerecessionary levels as demand for industry services climbed. As a result, domestic freight volumes increased, which drove demand for industry services. Moreover, initially strong emerging markets growth encouraged trade, thereby increasing demand for the industry's trade-related services. However, over the next five years, emerging market growth is anticipated to slow, limited trade volumes and value. Furthermore, competition due to low barriers to entry and commoditization will cause consolidation. Nonetheless, the industry is anticipated to grow over the next five years.

What is the Freight Forwarding Brokerages & Agencies in New York industry?

Companies in this industry arrange the transportation of freight between shippers and carriers. These operators are usually known as freight forwarders, marine shipping agents or customs brokers and offer services for many modes of transportation. Because operators act as agents, the industry does not include the cost of arrangement as part of its revenue.

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Industry Products

Major products in this industry
Freight forwarding
Providing marine shipping agency services
Customs brokering

Table of Contents

About this Industry

Industry Definition
Main Activities
Similar Industries
Additional Resources

Industry at a Glance

Industry Performance

Executive Summary
Key External Drivers
Current Performance
Industry Outlook
Industry Life Cycle

Products & Markets

Supply Chain
Products & Services
Major Markets
Business Locations

Competitive Landscape

Market Share Concentration
Key Success Factors
Cost Structure Benchmarks
Basis of Competition
Barriers to Entry

Major Companies

Operating Conditions

Capital Intensity
Technology & Systems
Revenue Volatility
Regulation & Policy
Industry Assistance

Key Statistics

Industry Data
Annual Change
Key Ratios

Jargon & Glossary
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