Distribution Industry Market Review 2004


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Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Distribution Industry 2004

Executive Summary

1. Industry Overview

Report Coverage

Report Structure

Definitions

Distribution

Logistics

Standard Industrial Classification

Table.1: The Main Sic Codes Applicable To The Uk Freight Transport And Distribution Industry,

Other Key Note Reports

Report Background

Historical Background

Recent Legislative And Organisational Developments

Privatisation

Transport Safety Legislation

Marine Safety Act

Railways And Transport Safety Act

Employment Legislation

Economic Trends

Population

Table.2: Uk Resident Population Estimates By Sex (000), Mid-years-2003

Gross Domestic Product

Table.3: Uk Gross Domestic Product At Current Prices And Constant Prices (£m),-2003

Inflation

Table.4: Uk Rate Of Inflation (%),-2003

Unemployment

Table.5: Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons In The Uk (million),-2003

Household Disposable Income

Table.6: Household Disposable Income Per Head (£),-2003

Market Size

Table.7: The Uk Market For Freight Transport And Distribution Services By Value At Current Prices And Constant Prices (£m),-2003

Market Segmentation

Domestic And International

By Sic Code

Rail (sic Code.10/9)

Domestic

International

Road (sic Code.24)

Pipelines (sic Code.3)

Water (sic Codes.10/2 And.20/9)

Inland Waterways And Coastal Shipping

International Transport By Sea

Air (sic Codes.10/9 And.20/9)

Domestic

International

Cargo Handling, Storage And Warehousing (sic Codes.11 And.12)

Other Supporting Transport Activities (sic Codes.21,.22 And.23)

Activities Of Other Transport Agencies (sic Code.40)

National Post Activities And Courier Services (sic Codes.11 And.12)

Industry Structure

Introduction

`own Account' Operations

Transport For Hire Or Reward

Rail

Road

Pipelines

Water

Air

Cargo Handling

Storage And Warehousing

Other Supporting Transport Activities

Activities Of Other Transport Agencies

National Post Activities And Courier Services

Concentration

Table.8: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In Transport And Distribution By Turnover Sizeband (£000, Number And %),

Employment

Table.9: Number Of Employee Jobs In Transport And Distribution In Great Britain By Sex And Type Of Contract (000), September-2003

Market Position

Rail

Domestic

International

Road

Domestic

International

Water

Air

Domestic

International

Cargo Handling, Storage And Warehousing, And Other Supporting Transport Activities

Activities Of Other Transport Agencies

National Post Activities And Courier Services

Key Trends

Market Liberalisation

Enlargement Of The Eu

E-fulfilment

Intermodal Freight Transport

Freight Quality Partnerships

Key Trade Associations And Professional Bodies

Uk Organisations

Chartered Institute Of Logistics And Transport (uk)

Freight Transport Association

International Organisations

Chartered Institute Of Logistics And Transport

2. Pest Analysis

Introduction

Political Factors

National Political Background

Extent Of State Ownership

Regulation

Uk

European Union

Rail

Ports

Other International Regulatory Issues

Other Transport Legislation

Economic Factors

Influence Of The Economy

Taxation On Transport Users And Providers

Exchange Rates

The Budget

Social Factors

Employment And Other Social Legislation

Environmental Concerns

Congestion Charging

Technological Factors

Historical Background

Information Technology

The Introduction Of The Digital Tachograph

E-fulfilment

3. Key Note Primary Research

Introduction

Overview Of Results

Table.1: Frequency Of Ordering Goods By Mail/phone And Over The Internet (% Of Respondents), March

Table.2: Promptness Of Delivery Of Goods Ordered By Mail/phone And Over The Internet (% Of Respondents Who Had Ordered By These Methods In The Previous Months), March

Frequency Of Ordering

Table.3: Frequency Of Ordering Goods By Mail/phone By Sex, Age, Social Grade And Region (% Of Respondents), March

Table.4: Frequency Of Ordering Goods Over The Internet By Sex, Age, Social Grade And Region (% Of Respondents), March

By Sex

By Age

By Social Grade

By Region

Promptness Of Delivery

Table.5: Promptness Of Delivery Of Goods Ordered By Mail/phone And Over The Internet By Sex, Age, Social Grade And Region (% Of Respondents Who Had Ordered By These Methods In The Previous Months), March

By Sex

By Age

By Social Grade

By Region

Conclusions

Intention To Order Goods Over The Internet

Table.6: Intention To Order Goods Over The Internet (% Of Respondents Who Had Not Ordered By This Method In The Previous Months), March

4. Competitive Structure

The Marketplace

Market Leaders

Table.1: The Top Ten Uk Companies In The Freight Transport And Distribution Industry By Turnover (£000),/2003

Royal Mail Holdings Plc

Financial Results

Exel Plc

Financial Results

Wincanton Plc

Financial Results

Tesco Distribution Ltd

Financial Results

Tnt Uk Ltd

Financial Results

Tibbett & Britten Group Plc

Financial Results

English, Welsh & Scottish Railway Ltd

Financial Results

Christian Salvesen Plc

Financial Results

Securicor Omega Express Ltd

Financial Results

Associated British Ports Holdings Plc

Financial Results

Other Companies

British Airways Plc

Eurotunnel Plc

Network Rail Ltd

Peninsular And Oriental Steam Navigation Company

Outside Suppliers/contractors

Vehicle Suppliers

Suppliers Of Equipment And Engineering Services

Fuel Suppliers

Marketing Activity

Main Media Advertising

Table.2: Main Media Advertising Expenditure By The Freight Transport And Distribution Industry (£000), Years Ending December And

Other Marketing Activity

Dhl

Parcelforce

Exhibitions, Conferences And Trade Shows

Uk Events

International Events

5. Rail Transport

Definition

Key Trends

Rail Freight Funding

The Second Railway Package

Market Size

By Value

Table.1: Turnover Of Uk Companies From Freight Transport By Rail At Current Prices (£m),-2003

By Volume

Table.2: Volume Of Freight Lifted In The Uk Market For Rail Transport By Sector (million Tonnes),-2003

Supply Structure

Number Of Businesses

Table.3: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In Rail Transport By Turnover Sizeband (£000, Number And %),

Employment

Table.4: Number Of Employee Jobs In The Rail Transport Sector In Great Britain By Sex And Type Of Contract (000), September

Trade Associations

Rail Freight Group

Major Players

English, Welsh & Scottish Railway Ltd

Products And Brands

Market Share

Eurotunnel Plc

Products And Brands

Market Share

Freightliner

Products And Brands

Market Share

Buying Behaviour

Forecasts To

Table.5: Forecast Turnover Of Uk Companies From Freight Transport By Rail At Current Prices And Constant Prices (£m),-2008

6. Road Transport

Definition

Key Trends

Driver Management Issues

The Digital Tachograph

Working Time Directive

Skills Development

Road Congestion And Freight Vehicles

Night-time Delivery

Congestion Charging

Corporate Activity

Hays

Eddie Stobart

Market Size

By Value

Table.1: Turnover Of Uk Companies From Freight Transport By Road At Current Prices (£m),-2003

By Volume

Table.2: Volume Of Domestic Freight Lifted In The Uk Market For Road Transport By Sector (million Tonnes),-2003

Table.3: Volume Of International Freight Lifted In The Uk Market For Road Transport By Sector (million Tonnes),-2003

Supply Structure

Number Of Businesses

Table.4: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In Freight Transport By Road By Turnover Sizeband (£000, Number And %),

Employment

Table.5: Number Of Employee Jobs In The Road Transport Sector In Great Britain By Sex And Type Of Contract (000), September

Trade Associations

Freight Transport Association

Road Haulage Association

Major Players

Christian Salvesen Plc

Products And Brands

Product Developments

Market Share

Tdg Plc

Products And Brands

Market Share

Tesco Distribution Ltd

Products And Brands

Market Share

Tibbett & Britten Group Plc

Products And Brands

Market Share

Wincanton Plc

Products And Brands

Market Share

Buying Behaviour

Forecasts To

Table.6: Forecast Turnover Of Uk Companies From Freight Transport By Road At Current Prices And Constant Prices (£m),-2008

7. Pipelines

Definition

Key Trends

Role Of The Uk Oil And Pipelines Agency

Pipelines And Eu Energy And Transport Policy

Market Size

By Value

By Volume

Table.1: Volume Transported By Pipeline In The Uk (million Tonnes),-2003

Supply Structure

Number Of Businesses

Table.2: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises In The Pipelines Sector By Turnover Sizeband (£000, Number And %),

Employment

Trade Associations

United Kingdom Onshore Pipeline Operators' Association

Major Players

British Pipeline Agency Ltd

Esso Petroleum Company Ltd

Government Pipeline And Storage System

Buying Behaviour

Forecasts To

Table.3: Forecast Volume Transported By Pipeline In The Uk (million Tonnes),-2008

8. Water Transport

Definition

Key Trends

Shipping Cartels

P&o Nedlloyd

Promotion Of Water Transport

Increase In Global Demand For Shipping

Market Size

By Value

Table.1: Turnover Of Uk Companies From Freight Transport By Water At Current Prices (£m),-2003

By Volume

Table.2: Volume Of Freight Lifted In The Uk Market For Water Transport By Sector (million Tonnes),-2003

Supply Structure

Number Of Businesses

Table.3: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In Water Transport By Turnover Sizeband (£000, Number And %),

Employment

Table.4: Number Of Employee Jobs In The Water Transport Sector In Great Britain By Sex And Type Of Contract (000), September

Trade Associations

Chamber Of Shipping

International Chamber Of Shipping

Major Players

The Maersk Company Ltd

Products And Brands

Market Share

Peninsular And Oriental Steam Navigation Company

Products And Brands

Market Share

Buying Behaviour

Forecasts To

Table.5: Forecast Turnover Of Uk Companies From Freight Transport By Water At Current Prices And Constant Prices (£m),-2008

9. Air Transport

Definition

Key Trends

Air Freight Developments

Pure Freight Services

Market Size

By Value

Table.1: Turnover Of Uk Companies From Freight Transport By Air At Current Prices (£m),-2003

By Volume

Table.2: Volume Of Freight Lifted In The Uk Market For Air Transport By Sector (000 Tonnes),-2003

Supply Structure

Number Of Businesses

Table.3: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In Air Transport By Turnover Sizeband (£000, Number And %),

Employment

Table.4: Number Of Employee Jobs In The Air Transport Sector In Great Britain By Sex And Type Of Contract (000), September

Trade Associations

International Air Transport Association

Baltic Air Charter Association

International Air Cargo Association

Major Players

British Airways Plc

Products And Brands

Market Share

British Midland Plc (bmi)

Products And Brands

Market Share

Virgin Atlantic Ltd

Products And Brands

Market Share

Buying Behaviour

Forecasts To

Table.5: Forecast Turnover Of Uk Companies From Freight Transport By Air At Current Prices And Constant Prices (£m),-2008

10. Supporting Transport Activities

Definition

Key Trends

Port Services Directive

Rail Freight Infrastructure

Uk Airports

Market Size

By Value

Table.1: Turnover Of Uk Companies From Supporting Transport Activities At Current Prices (£m),-2003

By Volume

Table.2: Turnover Of Uk Companies From Supporting Transport Activities At Constant Prices (£m),-2003

Supply Structure

Introduction

Support For Freight Transport And Distribution Activities

Freight Forwarding And The 'integrated Carriers'

Number Of Businesses

Table.3: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In Cargo Handling And In Storage And Warehousing By Turnover Sizeband (£000, Number And %),

Table.4: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In Other Supporting Transport Activities And In Activities Of Other Transport Agencies By Turnover Sizeband (£000, Number And %),

Employment

Table.5: Number Of Employee Jobs In Supporting Transport Activities In Great Britain By Sex And Type Of Contract (000), September

Trade Associations

Uk Organisations

Airport Operators Association

British International Freight Association

British Ports Association

United Kingdom Warehousing Association

International Organisations

Airports Council International

International Cargo Handling Co-ordination Association

International Federation Of Freight Forwarders Associations

Major Players

Associated British Ports Holdings Plc

Baa Plc

Eurotunnel Plc

Exel Plc

Kuehne & Nagel (uk) Ltd

Menzies World Cargo Ltd

Network Rail Ltd

Salvesen Logistics Ltd

Buying Behaviour

Forecasts To

Table.6: Forecast Turnover Of Uk Companies From Supporting Transport Activities At Current Prices And Constant Prices (£m),-2008

11. National Post Activities And Courier Services

Definition

Key Trends

Royal Mail 'deregulation'

Mail Trains

Impact Of Congestion Charging

Market Size

By Value

Table.1: Turnover Of Uk Companies From National Post Activities And Courier Services At Current Prices (£m),-2003

By Volume

Table.2: Turnover Of Uk Companies From National Post Activities And Courier Services At Constant Prices (£m),-2003

Supply Structure

Number Of Businesses

Table.3: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In National Post Activities And Courier Services By Turnover Sizeband (£000, Number And %),

Employment

Table.4: Number Of Employee Jobs In The National Post And Courier Services Sectors In Great Britain By Sex And Type Of Contract (000), September

Trade Associations

Uk Organisations

Association Of International Courier And Express Services

Despatch Association

National Courier Association

International Organisations

European Express Association

International Express Carriers Conference

Major Players

Dhl International (uk) Ltd

Products And Brands

Marketing Activity

Market Share

Royal Mail Holdings Plc

Products And Brands

Marketing Activity

Market Share

Ups Ltd

Products And Brands

Marketing Activity

Market Share

Buying Behaviour

Forecasts To

Table.5: Forecast Turnover Of Uk Companies From National Post Activities And Courier Services At Current Prices And Constant Prices (£m),-2008

12. A European Perspective

Freight Transport And The Eu Economy

Demand By Mode Of Transport

Table.1: Share Of Freight Taken By Each Mode Of Transport In The Countries Of The Eu (%),

The Uk's Position In The Eu Market

Table.2: Volume Of Freight Moved In The Uk, Germany, France And Italy By Mode Of Transport (billion Tonne Kilometres, %, Million And Square Kilometres),

European Transport Policy For

13. The Future

Introduction

Table.1: Forecasts For The Uk Economy (% And Million),-2008

Forecasts To

Table.2: The Forecast Uk Market For Freight Transport And Distribution Services By Value At Current Prices And Constant Prices (£m),-2008

Future Trends

Demographics

Table.3: Forecast Uk Resident Population By Sex (000), Mid-years-2008

Market Globalisation

Liberalisation Of Eu Markets

Capacity Constraints

Environmental Concerns

Information Technology

14. Further Sources

Associations

General Sources

Government Sources

Other Sources

Bonnier Information Sources

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