Automotive sector demand in the US has seen steady growth, assisted by an apparent recovery of the ‘Big Three’ manufacturers- Ford, GM and Chrysler- as well as expansion of production within the US by vehicle manufacturers from Japan, South Korea and Germany and the growing popularity of production in neighbouring Mexico.
Emerging economies are seeing rapid growth in domestic demand most keenly observed in China where demand has raced ahead of the capability of the existing logistics infrastructure.
Growing adoption of digital technology in the supply chain will have a profound affect of existing logistics service providers who will find themselves dealing increasingly with more sophisticated and globalised demand from suppliers and vehicle manufacturers.
Ti’s most recent report, Global Automotive Logistics 2014, provides a detailed overview of the market for logistics services in the Global Automotive sector.
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