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

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Courier Pick-up and Delivery Services Market Research Report | ANZSIC I5102 | May 2015

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IBISWorld’s Courier Pick-up and Delivery Services market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Our industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in the overall sector and micro trends faced by companies that do business in the industry. The industry report also provides key industry statistics and 5-year forecasts to anticipate future industry prospects so you can decide with confidence.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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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 one another. While the industry is exposed to demand from all sectors of the economy, over the past five years, activity in two segments – retail and mining – has significantly affected industry performance. Over the past decade, the industry's performance has strengthened as spending in the Mining division has grown. The industry has captured revenue from providing door-to-mine site deliveries of essential items required at short notice in remote locations. Over the past two years, mining operating budgets have been under pressure due to falling commodity prices... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The distribution of industry enterprises follows trends in population, which is not surprising considering that industry operators literally deliver to the homes of Australian consumers and to businesses. The majority of business and private clients are located on the eastern seaboard, pushing up demand for courier services in these areas. As a result, New South Wales and Victoria hold the largest shares of the industry, followed by Queensland. Within states, operators are clustered around capital cities, especially around related transport infrastructure such as airports, ports and warehouses. The penetration of internet connections in these areas indicates a high rate of technical adoption... purchase to read more


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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

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