Courier Pick-up and Delivery Services in Australia: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Courier Pick-up and Delivery Services Market Research Report | ANZSIC I5102 | Mar 2016

Failed to deliver: Increasing competition from Australia Post has hindered industry revenue

IBISWorld’s Courier Pick-up and Delivery Services market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
Add to Cart
Add to Cart
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Courier Pick-up and Delivery Services industry provides door-to-door delivery services connecting businesses to their clients, and consumers to each other. The industry is exposed to demand from all sectors of the economy. However, over the past five years, activity in two segments (retail and mining) has significantly influenced industry performance. Growth in the Mining division strengthened the industry over the past decade, but recent declines in mining capital expenditure have reduced demand from this part of the economy. Additionally, the complete acquisition of StarTrack Express by Australia Post has moved StarTrack's operations into the Postal Services industry. These trends are expected to contribute to a forecast fall in industry revenue by 0.7%... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

The Courier Pick-up and Delivery Services industry provides custom freight transport services, delivering items point to point on behalf of markets ranging from major corporate clients to households. Demand for industry services flows from the need for a range of major markets to transfer goods and sensitive information. Over the past five years, falling investment in the Mining division and intense price competition throughout the industry have generated significant volatility. The decline in mining-related capital expenditure over the past two years has filtered through the economy, reducing demand for industry services despite continued growth in online retail... purchase to read more


Industry ProductsRelated ReportsTable of Contents

What is the Courier Pick-up and Delivery Services Industry?

Businesses in the industry engage in door-to-door pick-up (i.e. from residences or places of business), transport and delivery of letters, documents, parcels and other items weighing less than 30 kilograms. Industry services are provided within Australia, with the destination or origin of goods both international and domestic.

Industry Products
Point-to-point deliveryDepot-to-point deliverySet-run servicesIntra-depot services
Industry Activities
Customised express pick-up and delivery servicesGrocery delivery serviceHome delivery serviceMessenger serviceOther pick-up and delivery services

View Sample
Select Clients