As import cargo loads flood the country’s major seaports, America’s inland ports are emerging as key distribution hubs within the national supply chain. Fueled by e-commerce, these ports are seeing an explosion in warehouse and distribution center development.
In CBRE’s annual Inland Ports Logistics Report, we take a closer look at what’s happening at and around the 12 primary inland ports, which collectively have seen the industrial-property base increase by 2.7% in Q1 2016—far outpacing the national average of 1.6%.
Download the report for our rankings of the country’s 12 inland-port markets, and insight into what it will take for them to keep up with ever-growing e-commerce demand.
This report is part two of CBRE Research’s 3-part series on industrial logistics. Click here for the first report in the series, 2016 North America Seaport & Logistics Annual Report.