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22 Nov 2017  |  Africa
Supported by Its Political Commitment, Young Population and Infrastructure Developments, Kenya is a Rising Star in East Africa
Kenya displays significant potential for economic growth due to its strategic location in East Africa. Even though Kenya’s growth has been slower than that of the African region, its Vision 2030 strategy is expected to enable its growth to World Bank’s second rung of countries with highest gross national income. Two out of three Kenyans are est...
21 Nov 2017  |  Europe
Technology Solutions will Accelerate, Driven by E-commerce and the Increasing Investments by Logistics Service Providers
Russia’s economic growth is primarily driven by the increasing private consumption and the improving transport infrastructure. Trade is important to the economy; the combined value of exports and imports equals 51.0% of the GDP. The FMCG market is saturated by international firms, with increasing competition from domestic producers due to the gro...
25 May 2017  |  Africa
African Infrastructure Development is Driving Expansion and Boosting Investments in Commercial Vehicle Markets in West and East Africa
Africa’s industrial prospects have evolved over the last twenty years, as the continent entered a period of sustained growth. That growth has spurred developments in transport infrastructure and improved industrial prospects. One of these sectors is the automotive assembly and manufacturing sector. This research service covers the commercial veh...
05 May 2017  |  Global
Interactive Dashboard for Rail OEMs, Rail Operators, and Vendors with Details of Networks and Vehicles of Global Urban Rail Transit Systems
This research service covers all types of urban rail transit vehicles and rolling stock around the world. The vehicles are listed by region, sub-region, country, city, transit agency, transit classification (Metro, light rail, automated people mover, monorail, streetcar, heritage streetcar, automated guideways), number of lines, length of lines, nu...
02 Mar 2017  |  Asia Pacific
With the Implementation of Regional Transport Agreement, Focus on Cross-border Transport Services Likely to Drive Growth
Thailand always enjoyed a robust economy until the political crisis during 2013–2014. During this time, the economy was badly hit and resulted in negative growth. A lot of investments and expansion in the industrial sector were put on hold due to the uncertainty of the economy. The crisis also affected the export market in 2013. However, signific...
28 Feb 2017  |  Asia Pacific
With the Advent of Cloud Computing, Focus on Integrated Logistics Services is Likely to Drive Growth
This research service discusses Malaysia’s logistics industry landscape between 2014 and 2020. The objectives are to identify and understand the logistics industry dynamics in terms of strategic location, the transport and storage sub-sector, and logistics services. The connectivity, capacity, and efficiency of the logistics industry is also anal...
19 Dec 2016  |  Asia Pacific
Logistics Innovation through Adoption of Drones will Lead to Efficient Supply Chain in Urban, Suburban, and Rural Areas
Logistics service providers are exploring new delivery methods to increase their operational efficiency due to the integration of E-commerce and logistics services. Drone technology provides the best option for logistics service providers to tackle supply chain problems, which usually involve last-mile connectivity and labor issues. Lack of regula...
14 Dec 2016  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
Digitalization Trends–Mobile Devices, Cloud Computing, Big Data and Analytics, Automation Offer High Growth Prospects in Logistics Industry
Technological changes have led to the convergence of industries and the transformation of the business processes related to supply chain management. The need to improve logistics efficiency is being driven by the modernization of transportation infrastructure, changing consumer purchase patterns, and the emergence of new business models. With the d...
15 Nov 2016  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
The Size of the Iranian Logistics Industry Will Exceed $45 Billion by 2020
Revival of economic growth is expected as phasing out of restrictions improves investor confidence, leading to consistent growth of the logistics industry from 2017. This industry is expected to benefit from investments related to the Iran’s Sixth Development Plan, which is likely to accelerate domestic economic activities, and contribute to the ...
31 Aug 2016  |  Global
Transformational Shifts in Vehicle Automation and Digitalization to Shape the Future of the Rail Market
This study analyzes the nature and the development of various business models and solutions launched by rail manufacturers, operators, and other service providers that are disrupting the rail market. It contains profiles of key participants and case studies of evolving business models in the market. The study also examines factors that will acceler...