3PL Market in the US 2016-2020

 Published On: Feb, 2016 |    No of Pages: 89 |  Published By: Technavio-Infiniti Research | Format: PDF
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About 3PL Market in the US

3PL is a business process through which companies outsource their logistics and distribution functions to a service provider that specializes in handling logistics functions such as transportation and warehousing. Often, 3PL providers go beyond logistics and provide value-added services such as inventory management, cross-docking, door-to-door delivery, and packaging of products. They also provide strategic and operational value to many shippers across the globe. There are currently new and innovative supply chain management techniques to improve overall service quality in the 3PL market.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the 3PL market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 3.29% during the period 2016-2020.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the 3PL market in the US for 2016-2020. To calculate the market size, the report considers net revenue generated by 3PL service providers.

The market is divided into the following segments based on service area:
• Domestic transportation management (DTM)
• International transportation management (ITM)
• Dedicated contract carriage (DCC)
• Verified accredited wholesale distributors (AWD)


Technavio's report, 3PL Market in the US 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
• C.H. Robinson
• Deutsche Post DHL
• Expeditors
• J B Hunt
• Kuehne + Nagel
• UPS
• UTi Worldwide

Other prominent vendors
• A.N. Deringer
• Agility
• APL Logistics
• Arnold Logistics
• BAX Global
• BDP International
• BNSF Logistics
• Cardinal Logistics
• Cat Logistics
• CEVA Logistics
• Cornerstone Logistics
• Coyote Logistics
• CRST Logistics
• DB Schenker Logistics
• DSC Logistics
• Echo Global Logistics
• FedEx
• Genco
• Hub Group
• Kenco Logistics Services
• Kerry Logistics
• Landstar Logistics
• LeSaint Logistics
• Menlo Worldwide
• MIQ Logistics
• ModusLink Global Solutions
• NAL Logistics
• Neovia Logistics Services
• NFI
• Ozburn-Hessey Logistics
• Panalpina
• Penske Logistics
• Roadrunner Transportation Services
• Ryder System
• Saddle Creek Logistics Services
• Schneider Logistics
• Swift Dedicated
• TMSI Logistics
• Total Quality Logistics
• Transplace
• Unyson Logistics
• UTX Logistics
• Werner Enterprises Dedicated and Logistics
• XPO Logistics

Market driver
• Cost-effectiveness of 3PL services
• For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market challenge
• Low adoption of technologically advanced equipment by 3PL providers
• For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market trend
• Increase in M&A
• For a full, detailed list, view our report

Key questions answered in this report

• What will the market size be in 2020 and what will the growth rate be?
• What are the key market trends?
• What is driving this market?
• What are the challenges to market growth?
• Who are the key vendors in this market space?
• What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
• What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?
PART 01: Executive summary
• Highlights
PART 02: Scope of  the report
• Market overview
• Top-vendor offerings
PART 03: Market research methodology
• Research methodology
• Economic indicators
PART 04: Introduction
• Key market highlights
PART 05: Market landscape
• Industry overview
PART 06:PL market in US
• Market size 2008-2014
• Market size and forecast 2015-2020
• Five forces analysis
PART 07: Market segmentation by service area
• Segmentation of 3PL market in US by service area 2014
• Segmentation of 3PL market in US by service area 2015-2020
• 3PL market in US in VAWD segment
• 3PL market in US in ITM segment
• 3PL market in US in DCC segment
• 3PL market in US in DTM segment
PART 08: Market Attractiveness
• Market attractiveness by service area
PART 09: Market drivers
PART 10: Impact of drivers
PART 11: Market challenges
PART 12: Impact of drivers and challenges
PART 13: Market trends
PART 14: Vendor landscape
• Competitive landscape
• C.H. Robinson
• Deutsche Post DHL Group
• Expeditors
• J B Hunt Transport
• Kuehne + Nagel International
• UPS
• UTi Worldwide
• Other prominent vendors
PART 15: Appendix
• List of abbreviation
PART 16: Explore Technavio

List of Exhibits

Exhibit 01: Service offerings
Exhibit 02: Value chain analysis of 3PL/contract logistics service provider
Exhibit 03: Logistics provider pyramid
Exhibit 04:PL features
Exhibit 05:PL service structure
Exhibit 06:PL service structure
Exhibit 07:PL market in US 2008-2014 ($ billions)
Exhibit 08:PL market in US 2015-2020 ($ billions)
Exhibit 09: Five forces analysis
Exhibit 10: Segmentation of 3PL market in the US by service area 2014 ($ billions)
Exhibit 11: Segmentation of 3PL market in the US by service area 2014 (share of net revenue)
Exhibit 12: Segmentation of 3PL market in the US by service area 2015-2020 (% share of net revenue)
Exhibit 13: Segmentation of 3PL market in the US by service area 2015-2020 ($ billions)
Exhibit 14:PL market in the US in VAWD segment 2015-2020 ($ billions)
Exhibit 15:PL market in the US in ITM segment 2015-2020 ($ billions)
Exhibit 16:PL market in the US in DCC segment 2015-2020 ($ billions)
Exhibit 17:PL market in US in DTM segment 2014-2019 ($ billions)
Exhibit 18: Market attractiveness by service area
Exhibit 19: Average cost reduction for shippers by utilizing 3PL services 2015
Exhibit 20: Advantages offered by Mexico
Exhibit 21: Mexico an emerging logistics hub
Exhibit 22: Key outsourced logistics services (2015)
Exhibit 23: Cross-channel fulfillment options in retailing SCM
Exhibit 24: Impact of drivers 1
Exhibit 25:  Impact of drivers 2
Exhibit 26: Impact of drivers and challenges
Exhibit 27: Key M&A deals in global 3PL market 2010-2014
Exhibit 28: Value of big data analytics in SCM
Exhibit 29: Key vendor ranking 2015
Exhibit 30: C.H. Robinson: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
Exhibit 31: C.H. Robinson: Business segmentation in 2013 and 2014 by revenue ($ billions)
Exhibit 32: C.H. Robinson: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
Exhibit 33: DHL: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
Exhibit 34: DHL: Business segmentation in 2013 and 2014 by revenue ($ billions)
Exhibit 35: DHL: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
Exhibit 36: Expeditors: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
Exhibit 37: Expeditors: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
Exhibit 38: Expeditors: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
Exhibit 39: J B Hunt Transport: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
Exhibit 40: J B Hunt Transport: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
Exhibit 41: Kuehne + Nagel: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
Exhibit 42: Kuehne + Nagel: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
Exhibit 43: Kuehne + Nagel: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
Exhibit 44: UPS: Business segmentation
Exhibit 45: UTi Worldwide: Business segmentation by revenue 2015
Exhibit 46: UTi Worldwide: Business segmentation by revenue 2014 and 2015 ($ billions)
Exhibit 47: UTi Worldwide: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2015

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