October 2018 IBI report

Markets remain challenging for customers intent on growth

Recap: Prologis’ latest proprietary survey of logistics real estate users, the Industrial Business Indicator, or IBI, points to robust activity across...

Automated Mobile Robots (AMR) help move goods at Prologis International Park of Commerce, Tracy, California

Innovation, Disruption and the Value of Time: The Next 10 Years in Logistics Real Estate

This paper is about how the components (input factors) of supply chain costs are expected to change and the impact of these changes on logistics real...

International Park of Commerce, Tracy, California

Logistics Activity Reflects Stronger Economy

The flow of goods through U.S. logistics facilities grew at a strong pace through mid-2018, according to Prologis’ proprietary customer survey, the...

U.S. Logistics Real Estate: Demand Rooted in Everyday Needs

U.S. Logistics Real Estate: Demand Rooted in Everyday Needs

The logistics real estate market has become far stronger than many had expected. Disciplined
supply has been a key factor, but elevated and consistent...

Research Market Environment 2017

Economic Impact of Our Logistics Real Estate

From facilitating jobs to boosting the tax base: logistics real estate will have a growing impact on the changing global economy and the future flow...

Research IBI August 2017

Robust Expansion Continues: 10 Years of Real-Time Economic and Real Estate Insights

A unique leading indicator is born. With its first monthly survey in July 2007, we tapped into insights from a previously unexplored area of the...

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Improved Sentiment and Continued Demand Growth

Logistics real estate occupiers reported accelerating activity in their U.S. facilities in early 2017, according to Prologis’ Industrial Business...

San Francisco Bay Area, San Francisco, California

Strong Rental Growth Continues Amid Historically Low Vacancies

The Prologis Logistics Rent Index examines trends in net effective rents globally in 60 markets spanning the four major regions of the world. The...

Inside a prologis Warehouse

Healthy Demand Continues as IBI Accelerates in the Fourth Quarter

Market fundamentals in the logistics real estate sector strengthened further in the fourth quarter of 2016. Market vacancies have fallen to record...

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Understanding the Strength of the Logistics Real Estate Expansion

Demand for logistics real estate is increasingly global and broad-based, the result of which has been a remarkable period of strength in recent years....

Shipping cargo port

Demand Pushes Vacancy to Lowest in History

Logistics real estate users once again absorbed space at a faster pace than expected, outpacing new deliveries and sending the vacancy rate to a new...

Inside a busy Prologis Warehouse

Global E-Commerce Impact on Logistics Real Estate

The rise of e-commerce dominates retail headlines—however, what is its impact on logistics real estate? To address this and other questions, we...

Industrial Business Indicator Truck with shipping container

Logistics Real Estate Demand Exceeds Expectations

Demand for logistics real estate continues to outpace economic growth, with net absorption in the first half of 2016 marking the strongest start to...

Industrial Business Indicator shipping containers

Logistics Real Estate on Steady Growth Path

Logistics real estate occupiers further expanded their footprints through the first quarter of 2016 despite recent volatility in the financial markets...

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Expansion Continues as New Top Growth Markets Emerge

Prologis is introducing a new Logistics Rent Index, which examines trends in net effective rents globally and in four major regions including in the...