2013 17th Annual Third-Party Logistics Study

Korn/Ferry, through a partnership with Capgemini Consulting, Penn State University and global logistics provider Panalpina, has issued a comprehensive worldwide report examining the global market for outsourced logistics.

The 2013 17th Annual Third-Party Logistics (3PL) Study is based on responses from over 2,300 shippers and logistics service providers inNorth America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and other regions.  The study reveals that despite challenging business conditions, global revenues for the 3PL sector continue to rise as 3PLs continue to improve their business presence and create value for their customers, with 65 per cent of shipper respondents reporting an increase in their use of 3PL services.