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Drone Logistics and Transportation Market by Solution (Warehousing, Shipping, Infrastructure, Software), Sector (Commercial, Military), Drone (Freight Drones, Passenger Drones, Ambulance Drones), and Region - Global Forecast to 2027

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Publishing Date: May 2018
Report Code: AS 6304

 

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The drone logistics and transportation market is estimated to be valued at USD 11.20 Billion in 2022 and is projected to reach USD 29.06 Billion by 2027, at a CAGR of 21.01% during the forecast period. The objective of this study is to define, describe, segment, and forecast the drone logistics and transportation market based on solution, sector, drone, and region. The report provides a detailed overview of the competitive landscape of the drone logistics and transportation market and profiles of companies based on their financial positions, product portfolios, and growth strategies adopted by them to sustain their position in the market. It also analyzes core competencies of key players and their market shares to anticipate the degree of competition prevailing in the drone logistics market. The report also tracks and analyzes competitive developments, such as partnerships, mergers & acquisitions, new product launches, and research & development activities. The forecast period considered for this study is from 2022 to 2027.

The research methodology used to estimate and forecast the size of the drone logistics and transportation market involved capturing data on revenues of key market players through secondary sources, such as the company websites, corporate filings, annual reports, investor presentations, and paid databases. The bottom-up procedure was employed to arrive at the overall size of the drone logistics and transportation market by estimating revenues of key market players. After arriving at the overall market size, the drone logistics and transportation market was split into several segments and subsegments, which were then verified through primary research by conducting extensive interviews with key industry experts, such as CEOs, VPs, directors, and executives. Data triangulation and market breakdown procedures were employed to complete the overall market engineering process and arrive at the exact statistics for all segments and subsegments of the drone logistics and transportation market. Breakdown of profiles of primaries is showcased in the figure given below:

Drone Logistics and Transportation Market

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Market Ecosystem

The drone logistics and transportation market has been segmented on the basis of solution, sector, drone, and region. PINC Solutions (US), CANA Advisors (US), Drone Delivery Canada (Canada), DroneScan (South Africa), Hardis Group (France), Infinium Robotics (Singapore), Matternet (US), and Workhorse Group (US) are key players operating in the drone logistics and transportation market. Contracts, new product launches, agreements, and acquisitions are major growth strategies adopted by the key players in the drone logistics and transportation market.

Target Audience:

  • Manufacturers of UAVs
  • Component Manufacturers of UAVs
  • System Integrators
  • Government and Certification Bodies

“This study answers several questions for stakeholders, primarily, which market segments they need to focus on during the next 2-5 years to prioritize their efforts and investments.”

Scope of the Report:

Drone Logistics and Transportation Market, By Solution

  • Warehousing
  • Shipping
  • Infrastructure
  • Software

Drone Logistics and Transportation Market, By Sector

  • Military
  • Commercial

Drone Logistics and Transportation Market, By Drone

  • Freight Drones
    • <10kg (Delivery Drones)
    • >10kg Cargo Drones)
  • Passenger Drones
  • Ambulance Drones

Drone Logistics and Transportation Market, By Region

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 9)
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Market Definition
    1.3 Market Scope
           1.3.1 Markets Covered
           1.3.2 Regional Scope
           1.3.3 Years Considered for the Study
    1.4 Currency & Pricing
    1.5 Limitations
    1.6 Market Stakeholders

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 13)
    2.1 Research Data
           2.1.1 Secondary Data
                    2.1.1.1 Key Data From Secondary Sources
           2.1.2 Primary Data
                    2.1.2.1 Key Data From Primary Sources
                    2.1.2.2 Breakdown of Primaries
    2.2 Market Size Estimation
           2.2.1 Bottom-Up Approach
           2.2.2 Top-Down Approach
    2.3 Data Triangulation
    2.4 Research Assumptions

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 22)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 26)
    4.1 Attractive Growth Opportunities in Drone Logistics and Transportation Market
    4.2 Drone Logistics and Transportation Market, By Solution
    4.3 Drone Logistics and Transportation Market, By Country

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 29)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Market Dynamics
           5.2.1 Drivers
                    5.2.1.1 Demand for Faster Delivery of Goods
                    5.2.1.2 Investments in the Drone Delivery Market
                    5.2.1.3 Rising Demand for Sophisticated Industry-Specific Analytical Solutions
           5.2.2 Restraints
                    5.2.2.1 Bandwidth and Battery Life Concerns
           5.2.3 Opportunities
                    5.2.3.1 Opportunities for Vendors at Different Levels of the Value Chain
                    5.2.3.2 Drone Delivery Service in Geographically Challenging Areas
                    5.2.3.3 Use of Drones for Cargo Delivery in Military Operations
           5.2.4 Challenges
                    5.2.4.1 Delivery Authentication and Cybersecurity Concerns
                    5.2.4.2 Concerns Regarding Safety During Travel and Package Drop
                    5.2.4.3 Restrictions on the Commercial Use of Drones
                    5.2.4.4 Lack of Skilled & Trained Personnel

6 Industry Trends (Page No. - 34)
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Technology Trends
           6.2.1 Block Chain
           6.2.2 Artificial Intelligence
           6.2.3 Sense and Avoid System
           6.2.4 Cloud Computing
           6.2.5 Wireless Charging
           6.2.6 Automated Ground Control Stations
           6.2.7 Internet of Things (IoT)
    6.3 Country-Wise Drone Regulations
    6.4 Patent Analysis

7 Drone Logistics and Transportation Market, By Solution (Page No. - 45)
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Warehousing
    7.3 Shipping
    7.5 Infrastructure
           7.5.1 Uav Control Stations
           7.5.2 Charging Stations
           7.5.3 Vertiports/Landing Pads
    7.6 Software
           7.6.1 Route Planning
           7.6.2 Inventory Management
           7.6.3 Live Tracking

8 Drone Logistics and Transportation Market, By Sector (Page No. - 51)
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Commercial
    8.3 Military

9 Drone Logistics and Transportation Market, By Drone (Page No. - 54)
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 Freight Drones
           9.2.1 <10kg (Delivery Drones)
           9.2.2 >10kg (Cargo Drones)
    9.3 Passenger Drones
    9.4 Medical/Ambulance Drones

10 Regional Analysis (Page No. - 58)
     10.1 Introduction
     10.2 North America
             10.2.1 US
                        10.2.1.1 Pestle Analysis
             10.2.2 Canada
                        10.2.2.1 Pestle Analysis
     10.3 Europe
             10.3.1 Germany
                        10.3.1.1 Pestle Analysis
             10.3.2 France
                        10.3.2.1 Pestle Analysis
             10.3.3 Switzerland
                        10.3.3.1 Pestle Analysis
             10.3.4 UK
                        10.3.4.1 Pestle Analysis
     10.4 Asia Pacific
             10.4.1 China
                        10.4.1.1 Pestle Analysis
             10.4.2 Japan
                        10.4.2.1 Pestle Analysis
             10.4.3 India
                        10.4.3.1 Pestle Analysis
             10.4.4 Australia
                        10.4.4.1 Pestle Analysis
             10.4.5 Singapore
                        10.4.5.1 Pestle Analysis
     10.5 Middle East
             10.5.1 UAE
                        10.5.1.1 Pestle Analysis
             10.5.2 Israel
                        10.5.2.1 Pestle Analysis

11 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 86)
     11.1 Introduction
     11.2 Competitive Analysis
             11.2.1 Contracts
             11.2.2 New Product Launches
             11.2.3 Agreements, Acquisitions, Collaborations, Partnerships, and Joint Ventures
             11.2.4 Other Strategies

12 Company Profiles (Page No. - 91)
     12.1 Pinc Solutions
             12.1.1 Business Overview
             12.1.2 Products & Services Offered
     12.2 Cana Advisors
             12.2.1 Business Overview
             12.2.2 Products & Services Offered
     12.3 Drone Delivery Canada
             12.3.1 Business Overview
             12.3.2 Products & Services Offered
             12.3.3 Recent Developments
     12.4 Dronescan
             12.4.1 Business Overview
             12.4.2 Products & Services Offered
     12.5 Hardis Group
             12.5.1 Business Overview
             12.5.2 Products & Services Offered
             12.5.3 Recent Developments
     12.6 Infinium Robotics
             12.6.1 Business Overview
             12.6.2 Products & Services Offered
             12.6.3 Recent Developments
     12.7 Matternet
             12.7.1 Business Overview
             12.7.2 Products & Services Offered
             12.7.3 Recent Developments
             12.7.4 MnM View
     12.8 Workhorse Group
             12.8.1 Business Overview
             12.8.2 Products & Services Offered
             12.8.3 Recent Developments
             12.8.4 SWOT Analysis
             12.8.5 MnM View
     12.9 Skycart
             12.9.1 Business Overview
             12.9.2 Products & Services Offered
             12.9.3 Recent Developments
     12.10 Skysense
             12.10.1 Business Overview
             12.10.2 Products & Services Offered
             12.10.3 Recent Developments
             12.10.4 MnM View
     12.11 Zipline
             12.11.1 Business Overview
             12.11.2 Products & Services Offered
             12.11.3 Recent Developments
     12.12 Flirtey
             12.12.1 Business Overview
             12.12.2 Products & Services Offered
             12.12.3 Recent Developments
     12.13 Flytrex
             12.13.1 Business Overview
             12.13.2 Products & Services Offered
             12.13.3 Recent Developments
     12.14 Altitude Angel
             12.14.1 Business Overview
             12.14.2 Products & Services Offered
             12.14.3 Recent Developments
             12.14.4 MnM View
     12.15 Airmap
             12.15.1 Business Overview
             12.15.2 Products & Services Offered
             12.15.3 Recent Developments
             12.15.4 MnM View
     12.16 Other Prominent Companies
             12.16.1 H3 Dynamics
             12.16.2 Edronic
             12.16.3 Cheetah Logistics Technology
             12.16.4 Multirotor
             12.16.5 Skyward Io
             12.16.6 Unifly
             12.16.7 Sensefly
             12.16.8 Volocopter GmbH
             12.16.9 Ehang
             12.16.10 Uber

13 Appendix (Page No. - 113)
     13.1 Discussion Guide
     13.2 Knowledge Store: Marketsandmarkets’ Subscription Portal
     13.3 Introducing RT: Real-Time Market Intelligence
     13.4 Available Customization
     13.5 Related Reports


List of Tables (20 Tables)

Table 1 Venture Capital Funding in Startups
Table 2 Restrictions on the Use of Drone in Countries
Table 3 Rules and Guidelines By Federal Aviation Administration for Operation of Uavs in the US
Table 4 Rules and Guidelines By Civil Aviation Authority for Operation of Uavs in the UK
Table 5 Rules and Guidelines for Operation of Uavs in Other Countries
Table 6 Uav Regulations, By Country
Table 7 Patents Related to Uavs Granted Between 2011 and 2016
Table 8 Drone Logistics and Transportation Market Size, By Solution Type, 2022-2027 (USD Million)
Table 9 Drone Logistics and Transportation Market Size, By Sector, 2022-2027 (USD Billion)
Table 10 Drone Logistics and Transportation Market Size, By Drone, 2022-2027 (USD Billion)
Table 11 Major Developments in the Field of Drone Taxies
Table 12 Drone Logistics and Transportation Market Size, By Region, 2022-2027 (USD Billion)
Table 13 North America Drone Logistics and Transportation Market Size, By Country, 2022-2027 (USD Billion)
Table 14 Europe Drone Logistics and Transportation Market Size, By Country, 2022-2027 (USD Billion)
Table 15 Asia Pacific Drone Logistics and Transportation Market Size, By Country, 2022-2027 (USD Billion)
Table 16 Middle East Drone Logistics and Transportation Market Size, By Country, 2022-2027 (USD Billion)
Table 17 Contracts, November 2017
Table 18 New Product Launches, November 2014-March 2018
Table 19 Agreements, Acquisitions, Collaborations, Partnerships, and Joint Ventures, October 2014-March 2018
Table 20 Other Strategies, October 2016-November 2017


List of Figures (43 Figures)

Figure 1 Drone Logistics and Transportation Market Segmentation
Figure 2 Research Process Flow
Figure 3 Drone Logistics and Transportation Market: Research Design
Figure 4 Breakdown of Primary Interviews: By Company Type, Designation, and Region
Figure 5 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Top-Down Approach
Figure 6 Data Triangulation
Figure 7 Assumptions of the Research Study
Figure 8 Shipping Solution Segment Estimated to Lead Drone Logistics and Transportation Market in 2022
Figure 9 Commercial Segment Estimated to Lead Drone Logistics and Transportation Market in 2022
Figure 10 <10kg (Delivery Drones) Segment Estimated to Lead Drone Logistics and Transportation Market in 2022
Figure 11 Asia Pacific Estimated to Lead Drone Logistics and Transportation Market in 2022
Figure 12 Increasing Use of Drones for Last Mile Delivery Expected to Drive Growth of Drone Logistics and Transportation Market From 2022 to 2027
Figure 13 Shipping Segment Projected to Grow at Highest CAGR From 2022 to 2027
Figure 14 China Expected to Lead Drone Logistics and Transportation Market in 2022
Figure 15 Market Dynamics of the Drone Logistics and Transportation Market
Figure 16 Critical Components of Drone Logistics
Figure 17 Key Technology Enablers for Drone Logistics
Figure 18 Companies Working Toward the Development of Drones Incorporating Artificial Intelligence
Figure 19 Shipping Segment Projected to Lead Drone Logistics and Transportation Market From 2022 to 2027
Figure 20 Commercial Segment Projected to Lead Drone Logistics and Transportation Market From 2022 to 2027
Figure 21 <10kg (Delivery Drones) Segment Expected to Grow at Higher CAGR Than >10kg (Cargo Drones) Segment From 2022 to 2027
Figure 22 Asia Pacific Drone Logistics and Transportation Market Projected to Grow at Highest Rate From 2022 to 2027
Figure 23 North America Drone Logistics and Transportation Market Snapshot
Figure 24 Europe Drone Logistics and Transportation Market Snapshot
Figure 25 Asia Pacific Drone Logistics and Transportation Market Snapshot
Figure 26 Middle East Drone Logistics and Transportation Market Snapshot
Figure 27 Companies Adopted New Product Launch as Key Growth Strategy Between October 2014 and March 2018
Figure 28 Leading Companies Operating in Drone Logistics and Transportation Market, By Region
Figure 29 Pinc Solutions: Company Snapshot
Figure 30 Cana Advisors: Company Snapshot
Figure 31 Drone Delivery Canada: Company Snapshot
Figure 32 Drone Scan: Company Snapshot
Figure 33 Hardis Group: Company Snapshot
Figure 34 Infinium Robotics: Company Snapshot
Figure 35 Matternet: Company Snapshot
Figure 36 Workhorse Group: Company Snapshot
Figure 37 Skycart: Company Snapshot
Figure 38 Skysense: Company Snapshot
Figure 39 Zipline: Company Snapshot
Figure 40 Flirtey: Company Snapshot
Figure 41 Flytrex: Company Snapshot
Figure 42 Altitude Angel: Company Snapshot
Figure 43 Airmap: Company Snapshot

The drone logistics and transportation market is estimated to be USD 11.20 Billion in 2022 and is projected to reach USD 29.06 Billion by 2027, at a CAGR of 21.01% from 2022 to 2027. Increasing demand for faster delivery in the logistics industry is expected to fuel the growth of the drone logistics and drone transportation market. Military forces are also exploiting the use of drones to resupply soldiers with equipment, spares, food, and ammunition in the battlefield.

The drone logistics market has been segmented on the basis of solution type, industry, cargo weight, and region. Based on cargo weight, the market has been further segmented into <10kg (delivery drones) and >10kg (cargo drones). The <10kg (delivery drones) segment is expected to lead the drone logistics market owing to the high demand for drones for first mile and last mile deliveries.

Based on industry, the drone logistics market has been segmented into military and commercial. The commercial segment is expected to lead the drone logistics market during the forecast period. This segment’s large market share is attributed to the large number of deliveries in the logistics industry, especially in the e-commerce sector.

Based on solution type, the drone logistics market has been segmented into warehousing & distribution, shipping solution, traffic management, infrastructure, and software. The shipping solution segment is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period, owing to increasing investment in the R&D of drones for package delivery.

Based on region, the drone logistics market has been segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Middle East. The market in North America is expected to witness the highest CAGR during the forecast period owing to the increasing adoption of drones for package delivery by companies such as Amazon, DHL, and UPS.

Drone Logistics and Transportation Market

Bandwidth issues and limited battery life of drones act as key challenges to the growth of the drone logistics market. Some of the major companies operating in the drone logistics market include PINC Solutions (US), CANA Advisors (US), Drone Delivery Canada (Canada), DroneScan (South Africa), Hardis Group (France), Infinium Robotics (Singapore), Matternet (US), and Workhorse Group (US). The strategy of new product launch has been majorly adopted by the leading players in the drone logistics market from 2014 to 2018.

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