Overview

Stored away: Steady growth in demand for oil drilling and gas storage will boost the industry

IBISWorld’s Specialized Storage & Warehousing market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • The industry has benefited from rising demand for chemical manufacturers and the forestry sector
  • Specialized storage and warehousing is sensitive to demand from chemical manufacturers
  • Improved economic conditions will boost demand for the industry

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    Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    During the five years to 2016, the Specialized Storage and Warehousing industry, which handles bulk petroleum storage, chemical storage, automobile dead storage, lumber storage and whiskey storage, benefited from strong growth in many of its market segments, especially bulk petroleum storage. In the coming years, steady growth in demand for oil drilling and gas storage is expected to cause industry revenue to grow...

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    Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

    The Specialized Storage and Warehousing industry is in the mature phase of its life cycle. Industry value added, which measures the industry's contribution to GDP, is expected to grow at an annualized rate of 2.4% over the 10 years to 2021. At the same time, GDP is expected to grow at an annualized rate of 2.1%. Although industry IVA is expected to grow slightly faster than GDP during this period, this is largely due to years of rapid change in oil prices. Overall, the industry is more or less experiencing market saturation, and growing in line with the economy. A significant amount of merger and acquisition activity is occurring in the industry as companies seek market share through scale. Dur..

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    Additional Insights for the Specialized Storage & Warehousing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Specialized Storage & Warehousing Industry are

  • Ability to alter mix of inputs in line with cost
  • Optimum capacity utilization
  • Automation reduces costs, particularly those associated with labor
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    Industry Products

    What is the Specialized Storage & Warehousing Industry?

    Companies in the Specialized Storage and Warehousing industry primarily operate specialized warehousing and storage facilities. This does not include general merchandise, refrigerated and farm product warehousing or storage.

    Industry Products
    Bulk petroleum and chemical storage
    Document storage and warehousing
    Whiskey warehousing
    Other services
    Industry Activities
    Operating automobile dead storage
    Operating bulk petroleum storage
    Operating chemical storage terminals
    Operating lumber storage terminals
    Warehousing whiskey
    Other warehousing and storage operation

    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Demand from oil drilling and gas extraction
  • Demand from petroleum refining
  • Regulation for the Specialized Storage and Warehousing industry
  • Demand from chemical manufacturing
  • Demand from logging

  • Current Performance
  • Petroleum storage dictates demand
  • Economic recovery driving secondary markets
  • Industry landscape
  • Profit
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Crude oil stock
  • Steady economic growth
  • Employment, wages and establishments grow
  • Environmental issues remain a concern
  • Table: Specialized Storage & Warehousing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Specialized Storage & Warehousing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Logging
  • Oil Drilling & Gas Extraction
  • Sawmills & Wood Production
  • Petroleum Refining
  • Petrochemical Manufacturing
  • Gasoline & Petroleum Wholesaling

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Engineering Services
  • Industrial Building Construction
  • Metal Pipe & Tube Manufacturing
  • Pump & Compressor Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Bulk petroleum and chemical storage
  • Document storage and warehousing
  • Other services
  • Whiskey warehousing
  • Chart: Specialized Storage & Warehousing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Petroleum and chemical industry
  • Accounting, financial and legal departments
  • Other
  • Whiskey distillers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Specialized Storage & Warehousing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitWagesPurchasesRent and utilitiesOther
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Specialized Storage & Warehousing

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Specialized Storage & Warehousing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Kinder Morgan Inc. Iron Mountain Inc.Sunoco Inc.Buckeye Partners LPApex Oil Company Inc. Colonial Group Inc.
  • Table: Kinder Morgan Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Iron Mountain Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Sunoco Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Buckeye Partners LP - financial performance
  • Table: Apex Oil Company Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Colonial Group Inc. - financial performance

  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Specialized Storage & Warehousing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Specialized Storage & Warehousing Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2007-2021)
  • Industry Gross Product (2007-2021)
  • Establishments (2007-2021)
  • Businesses (2007-2021)
  • Employment (2007-2021)
  • Wages (2007-2021)
  • World production of oil (2007-2021)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Table: Industry Financial Ratios
    Jargon & Glossary
    Automobile Dead Storage
  • Storing new cars that are awaiting distribution to dealers and customers.
  • Crude Stocks
  • Crude oil and products held in refineries, pipelines and terminals.
  • Distillate
  • A liquid product condensed from vapor during distillation.
  • Tank Farm
  • Alternate name for an oil depot, facility for storage of liquid petrochemicals.
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    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
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