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Market Research Report : Logistics Market in China 2012

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Growing economy and rising consumption boosts the Logistics market in China, finds Netscribes

Netscribes (India) Pvt. Ltd. launches Logistics Market in China 2012 report covering a market with strong
growth potential. The report is part of Netscribes’ Logistics Industry Series reports.

Mumbai, India – March 01, 2012 – Netscribes (India) Pvt. Ltd., a knowledge consulting solutions
company, announces the launch of its report, Logistics Market in China 2012. The market is expected to
get impetus amid growing Chinese economy coupled with increasing domestic consumption, resulting in
increased demand for logistics.

The report begins with an introduction section which comprises an illustration of the logistics industry
framework wherein it depicts the structure of the market, including the regulator, infrastructure, carriers,
delivery type and service providers. Work flow model of the integrated international logistics services is
also included in the report providing a better understanding of the overall transaction system. This is
followed by the market overview of logistics market in China, describing the global positioning of China’s
logistics market, based on the logistics performance index. This section provides details on the domestic
logistics industry size in terms of logistics market value and expected growth during 2005-15. The report
also discusses the importance of logistics value-added, providing the growth in value terms alongwith the
share of the total value-added of the logistics industry in both China’s tertiary industry and GDP.

Factors driving the growth of logistics market in China are also explained in detail that includes healthy
economy, rising income and increasing domestic consumption, growing e-commerce business,
manufacturers shift to the west, strong retail sales, opportunity from cold chain logistics and opportunity
from pharmaceutical logistics offering significant growth prospects for the Chinese logistics market.

Players operating in the market also face challenges impeding their development and growth. Major
challenges identified in the report include rise in logistics costs with low efficiency, lack of modern
logistics facilities, inadequate warehouse space, regional protectionism, European debt crisis, human
resource constraints and preference towards self management restricting the growth of the market.

The report also provides the role of the government in the country’s logistics sector. It mentions the steps
taken by the government to reorganize the logistics related administrative associations, describing the
fragmented regulatory structure of the logistics sector. Rejuvenating program for logistics industry along
with the development plan of commercial logistics has been provided. Further, it mentions the key focus
areas under the 12th Five Year Plan catering to the logistics sector. It also mentions the government’s
future plans for the development of logistics industry.

Emerging trends in the logistics market include development of national transport infrastructure, market
consolidation, logistics outsourcing, inland expansion of third party logistics providers and rising
investments in the logistics sector.

The competition section outlays the competitive landscape of the logistics industry in China briefing about
the domestic and foreign players existing in the market. This section provides a three dimensional analysis
of domestic key players’ revenues, profits and market capitalization. The key domestic players are ranked
according to the total income and net profit. The report also features brief profiles of major domestic and
foreign players in the market and a snapshot of their corporation, financial performance along with the key
financial ratios, business highlights and their product portfolio providing an insight into the existing
competitive scenario.

Some of the key statistics or factors impacting the logistics market in China covered in the report includes
domestic market size, share of logistics market value, logistics value-added and its share in the tertiary
industry and GDP, rising GDP and foreign-exchange reserves, per capita urban disposable income and
spending, e-commerce and cost structure per parcel, map of China with major consumption and
distribution hubs, retail sales, demand and supply gap for cold chain, pharmaceutical market size, logistics
cost and its ratio to GDP, transportation fees, limited logistics space, share of logistics investment etc.

Key takeaway section summarizes the entire market in terms of opportunities, trends and challenges
persisting in the logistics market in China.

For more details on the content of each report and ordering information please contact:

Jitendra Punjabi
Tel: +91-33-4064-6215
Email: jitendra.punjabi@netscribes.com

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