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Logistics Real Estate and E-commerce Create Sustainability Advantages

Sustainability has long been a focus of the logistics real estate industry, primarily expressed through building design and energy efficiency. With...

LAX Logistics Center

The Evolution of the Modern Supply Chain and Implications for Logistics Real Estate Performance

Today’s supply chains are undergoing a mission-critical evolution as service levels move to the forefront of businesses’ revenue generation potential....

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Logistics Activity Trending Toward Sustainable Growth

Prologis’ latest IBI™, a quarterly survey of customer sentiment, was stable throughout the third quarter, registering at a level of about 60. This...

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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...

Prologis Research

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.

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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...

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Recovery Continues for Logistics Real Estate

Despite headwinds, net absorption of logistics space in the United States in the second quarter was 26 million square feet, the strongest second...

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Industrial Fundamentals Strengthening

The business activity index has made an impressive and sustained recovery after dipping slightly in January.

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Mexico's Evolving Network of Modern Interstate Roadways

In July 2007, President Calderón launched the National Infrastructure Program (NIP) designed to increase the coverage, quality, and competitiveness of...