Growing Demand for Intermodal Rail Transportation Will Strengthen the Global Food Logistics Market by 2018

Reportstack has announced a new market research report on the Global Food Logistics Market 2014-2018. The food industry uses logistics for the complete management of the way resources are acquired, stored and moved to different locations. The use of logistics helps ensure a continuous supply of durable and non-durable goods from different suppliers and distributors across various locations. The Global Food Logistics Market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.87 percent during the forecast period.

About the Report

The report focuses on an increase in tie-ups with e-commerce retailers, which helps them serve customers beyond their geographical boundaries. In addition, the report emphasizes the growing demand for intermodal rail transportation, as this form of transport provides flexibility and storage capacity to food logistics vendors for transporting large and bulky goods to different places.

“The growing demand for intermodal services is mainly because of the high rate of freight conversion from road to rail transportation, which reduces fuel costs and avoids major challenges like regulatory issues and driver shortages. Many shippers are also investing in intermodal transportation to increase product security and storage capacity of their vehicles,”.

Key Information Covered in the Report:

Market segmentation, size and forecast through 2018

Market Growth Drivers:

Increase in Tie-ups with E-commerce Retailers
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Market Challenges:

Varying Transportation Costs in Different Geographies
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Market Trends:

Demand for Intermodal Rail Transportation
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Key Vendors:

AmeriCold Logistics
C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc.
DB Schenker Rail Deutschland AG
Schneider National Inc.

Other Prominent Vendors:

Alliance Shippers
A.N. Deringer
APL Logistics
Bender Group

To access full report with TOC, please visit  Global Food Logistics Market 2014-2018.