The logistics market is experiencing a period of high velocity change. Advances in IT, global procurement, increased outsourcing, European harmonization and changes to the supply chain are all influencing the shape of the industry.

Logistics providers are being asked by a growing number of clients to provide a pan-regional solution. This trend has contributed to large-scale acquisitions and increased consolidation. US companies targeting Europe with non-asset based freight management programs, postal organizations acquiring logistics companies and parcel delivery operators strengthening their contract logistics operations.

While still a fragmented market, the logistics industry has witnessed a number of recent mergers, acquisitions and alliances. These developments have contributed to an already fiercely, competitive environment.

Datamonitor's Logistics SPP offers you ongoing, incisive analysis of the logistics market across Europe, covering all activities within the supply chain.

From detailed market studies to regular business briefings, our rich portfolio of market information offers an indispensable source of advice on exploiting opportunities and anticipating future trends.

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