Industrial property, especially logistics, has become one of the hot spots in China's property investment in recent years, according to the white paper published by the world's largest commercial real estate service and investment company. In recent years, the rise and flourish of China's online retail market not only affect and change the traditional retail market pattern, but also bring about the development of the third party logistics, which has a great and far-reaching impact on the modern logistics facilities market in China.
Current situation of China's modern logistics market the logistics facilities in China are mainly to meet the needs of export and manufacturing warehousing.
With the growth of personal consumption, the maturity of retailing market and the booming of e-commerce, the demand of retail industry for logistics facilities, especially high standard warehousing, has grown rapidly in recent years although China already has considerable logistics storage stock, the volume of domestic high standard storage facilities is still relatively limited. According to the China Warehousing Association estimates that by the end of 2012, the total operating general warehouse nationwide amounted to 698 million square meters. According to the relevant statistics, by the end of 2013, by 12 major national logistics professional developers developed a high standard of storage facilities of only about 13 million square meters, accounting for the total area of the national storage facilities are very little.
In terms of demand, the rapid development of E-commerce in recent years and the growth of third-party logistics demand and other factors, high standards of storage property leasing and customized demand continued to flourish.
Driven by the development of retail industry and other sources of demand, the market size of China's logistics industry will continue to expand. And as the maturity level increases, industry development will be increasingly refined, professional and diversified, reverse logistics, cold chain logistics will become a new development of logistics warehousing issues; Horizontal is presented from a single business to the direction of integrated logistics development trend, China's private LTL industry and express industry or will appear mutual infiltration.