Road Freight Transportation Market in North America 2017-2021
|発行||TechNavio (Infiniti Research Ltd.)||商品コード||421654|
|出版日||ページ情報||英文 73 Pages
|北米の道路貨物輸送市場：2017〜2021年 Road Freight Transportation Market in North America 2017-2021|
|出版日: 2017年01月02日||ページ情報: 英文 73 Pages||
北米の貨物輸送市場のうち、道路輸送が占める割合は59.93%と、鉄道 (14.92%) よりも遥かに大きな規模となっています。昨今では世界経済危機の影響から脱し、eコマースの発達の恩恵も受けて、拡大基調となっています。北米の道路貨物輸送市場は2016〜2021年にかけて、3.84%のCAGR (複合年間成長率) で成長する見通しです。
This market research study identifies UPS, FedEx Freight, J.B. Hunt Transport Services, YRC Worldwide, Swift Transportation, and Schneider National as the leading players in the road freight transportation market in North America. A comprehensive analysis of this market is also presented by the type of carriers such as full truckload and less-than-truckload.
The road freight transportation market in North America is anticipated to grow at a steady rate and will post a CAGR of close to 4% during the forecast period. The increasing growth in automotive and auto components industry will drive the growth prospects for the road freight transportation market in North America until the end of 2021. Some of the major factors responsible for the growing demand for automotive spare parts logistics is the increasing number of vehicles and resurgence of automotive manufacturing activities. Moreover, since manufacturers in the US are planning to increase investments and enhance production processes and systems to reap better profits, the growth in the market is inevitable.
The increasing use of alternative fuels will drive the growth prospects for the road freight transportation market in North America for the next few years. Some of the major factors responsible for the growing demand for alternative fuels such as the natural gas, biodiesel, and propane to power road freight vehicles is the increasing cost of fuel, government regulations, and environmental concerns.
The road freight transportation market in North America is fragmented and competitive due to the presence of several small and large vendors across the globe. These vendors are increasingly focusing on providing different types of value-added logistics services such as assortment and grading of products, packaging, MIS services in the logistics supply chain, and other legal formalities necessary in the process.
Other prominent vendors in the market include ArcBest, Estes Express Lines, Hub, Landstar System, NFI Industries, Old Dominion Freight Line, Penske, R+L Carriers, Ryder System, TransForce, US Xpress, Werner, and XPO Logistics.
Segmentation by type of carrier and analysis of the road freight transportation market in North America:
The full truckload segment accounts for the maximum market share in 2016 and will continue to dominate the market during the next few years as well. One of the major factors responsible for the market segment's growth is the increasing number of vendors that provide value-added services such as drayage, coast-to-coast services, and international shipping between Mexico, the US, and Canada.
Growth drivers, challenges, and upcoming trends: Introduction of self-driven trucks
A major factor that is likely to promote the adoption of self-driven trucks is the reduced cost of fuel energy as these trucks use batteries.
This report provides a number of factors contributing to the adoption, limitations, and opportunities of the road freight transportation market in North America. It also offers an analysis of each factor and an estimation of the extent to which the factors are likely to impact the overall market growth.
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