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General Warehousing & Storage


If your company is looking to save time and money during the initial stages of the buying process, ProcurementIQ’s General Warehousing & Storage procurement research will provide you with the tools necessary to do just that. This report breaks down the data and analysis behind buying General Warehousing & Storage, such as pricing dynamics, supply chain risks and external demand drivers. Your company will also gain expert negotiation tactics to help gain leverage when working with suppliers.
doneBenchmark Price
doneRFP/RFQ/Negotiation Questions
done3 Year Price Forecast
doneSupply Chain Analysis
doneSupplier Intelligence
doneSample Buyer Decision Scorecard

General Warehousing & Storage - Recent Price Trend

During the three years to 2018, the price of general warehousing and storage has been rising at an estimated annualized rate of 0.8%. Volatility has been low during the period, which is beneficial to buyers because it indicates a low risk of significant price fluctuations. As a result, buyers have the ability to make more accurate cost estimations and budgets.Operating a warehouse includes costs.

General Warehousing & Storage - Total Cost of Ownership

On average, the total cost of ownership for general warehousing and storage is low. The primary cost outside of storage fees that buyers will face is transportation costs. The severity of these costs depends on how the buyer intends to manage their stored goods. Regardless of the management method, buyers will have to pay to transport their goods to the supplier’s facility initially, and when the.

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About this Report

This report is intended to assist buyers of general warehousing and storage services. Service providers offer storage space for goods and handle goods using forklifts, pallets and racks. The primary buyers of these services include retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers that are new and have limited space, require overflow storage space or have fluctuating seasonal demand. This report does not include warehousing and storage services for hazardous materials or fulfillment services.

Table of Contents

At a Glance

Executive Summary

Price Environment
 Price Fundamentals
  Benchmark Price
  Pricing Model
 Price Drivers
 Input Cost Drivers
 External Demand Drivers
 Recent Price Trend
 Price Forecast

Product Characteristics
 Product Life Cycle
 Total Cost of Ownership
 Product Specialization
 Related Goods
 Subsitute Goods
 Quality Control
Supply Chain & Vendors
 Supply Chain Dynamics
  Supply Chain Risk
  Geographic Locations
 Competitive Environment
  Market Share Concentration
  Vendor Company Types
 Market Profitability
 Switching Cost

Purchasing Process
 Buying Basics
 Buying Lead Time
  Selection Process
  Buying-Decision Scorecard
 Key RFP Elements

Negotiation Questions

Buyer Power Score Components

Jargon & Glossary

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