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...

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E-Commerce and a New Demand Model for Logistics Real Estate

This white paper examines the effect e-commerce is having on how retail and logistics industries operate.

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Continuing Expansion

Prologis Research reaffirms its forecast for net absorption of 225 million square feet in 2014.

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The Growth of Logistics Real Estate

An analysis of demand by leading customer industries: Prologis Research studied demand growth across customer segments around the world.

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Prologis Research Forecasts 2014 Net Absorption of 225 Million Square Feet

Prologis' Industrial Business Indicator (IBI), the company's proprietary survey of customer activity levels
and facility utilization rates, continued...

Prologis Logistics Warehouse

U.S. Net Absorption to its Highest Level Since 2006

Prologis' Industrial Business Indicator (IBI), our proprietary survey of customer activity levels and facility
utilization rates, continued to rise in...

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Entering the Sweet Spot in the Cycle for Logistics Real Estate

An extended rent growth cycle is emerging. We estimate worldwide rents for logistics facilities will grow by more than 5% per year from 2014 to 2017...

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Prologis IBI Indicates Further Strength for U.S. Industrial Demand

With the July 2013 index we have entered our seventh year with 73 consecutive monthly data observations, including nearly 30,000 total participants...

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Europe's Most Desirable Logistics Locations

Prologis has identified 13 criteria which affect the desirability of a logistics location and therefore the site selection decision.

Industrial Business Indicator inside an active Prologis Warehouse

Record-High Prologis IBI Indicates Further Strength for U.S. Industrial Demand in 2013

In March, the business activity index was down slightly from March 2012; however, the index remains
elevated. In fact, the first-quarter IBI is the...

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The Shape Of The U.S. Industrial Recovery - Expansion

The U.S. industrial cycle is building upon positive momentum. Chris Caton, VP and head, Prologis Research, discusses the report and offers a brief...

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Opportunities in the European Industrial Property Market

The continuing ascent of global trade, the growing middle class in emerging markets and the ongoing reconfiguration of the global supply chain have...

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Prologis International Business Indicator, October 2012

The IBI business activity index has proven to be a reliable indicator of near-term trade and net absorption, with one-quarter lagged correlations of...