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...

Industrial Business Indicator Seaport

Stable Industry Indicators Amid Market Volatility

Amid highly fluid market conditions, the most recent indicators for the logistics real estate markets illustrate stability. On a forward-looking basis...

Heat-map of desirable Europe locations

Themes Shaping New Location Selection in Europe

E-commerce is booming, logistics hot spots are shifting and global supply chains are being restructured. So how are decision-makers responding? In our...

Looking at a Prologis Warehouse

Five Trends Shaping Real Estate Development

Prologis Research details the trends affecting commercial real estate development in the U.S. Development activity is rising, but more slowly than...

Industrial Business Indicator - Shipping cargo ship

Stability Amid Recent Volatility

Logistics real estate market conditions are supported by robust customer activity and elevated utilization of space, as evidenced by the U.S....

Logistics warehouse with trucks

European E-Commerce, E-Fulfilment and Job Creation

As e-commerce grows and evolves, so too will the supply chains, facilities and talent that support the critical functions of e-fulfilment. E-fufilment...

Evolution of RE Clusters

The Evolution of Logistics Real Estate Clusters

Trade patterns have become increasingly sophisticated in the last 20 years, driven by shifts in where goods are produced and consumed. These evolving...

Industrial Business Indicator - Prologis warehouse

Amplified Competition for Space

Customer activity in logistics real estate continues to rise, with more corners of the industry characterized by greater competition for dwindling...

Prologis Warehouse

Broadening U.S. Expansion

Despite apparent crosscurrents in the economy, the U.S. logistics real estate expansion continues, benefiting from a greater scope of demand by size...

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Obsolescence: The Implications for Global Logistics Real Estate

The industrial real estate landscape is changing as technology advances and consumers demand faster delivery of goods. These trends have a profound...

Industrial Business Indicator

U.S. Expansion Underway

Prologis’ U.S. Industrial Business Indicator™ (IBI), the company’s proprietary survey of customer activity and facility utilization, confirms momentum...

Prologis logistics distribution center

Prologis Industrial Business Indicator Illustrates Strength of U.S. Expansion

Prologis Research documents the strength of the U.S. industrial real estate expansion.

Industrial Business Indicator - Prologis warehouse

Prologis Industrial Business Indicator, August 2014

Prologis Research reveals that the logistics market is entering a new phase of acceleration, pushing vacancy to near-15-year lows.