January 16, 2021

Global Oversized Cargo Transportation Market 2020-2024: Market is Poised to Grow by $ 39.83 Billion

The “Global Oversized Cargo Transportation Market 2020-2024” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

The oversized cargo transportation market is poised to grow by $ 39.83 bn during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 3% during the forecast period.

The report on the oversized cargo transportation market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario, the latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment. The market is driven by the increasing investments in the oversized cargo industry and support from the government. The oversized cargo transportation market analysis includes the transportation type segment and geographic landscape.

This study identifies the increased capacity of trailers and shipping vessels as one of the prime reasons driving the oversized cargo transportation market growth during the next

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U.S. Transportation Command to study use of SpaceX rockets to move cargo around the world

Gen. Stephen Lyons: “Think about moving the equivalent of a C-17 payload anywhere on the globe in less than an hour.”

WASHINGTON — The U.S. military command that oversees logistics operations has signed an agreement with SpaceX and XArc to study the use of space launch vehicles to transport supplies in an emergency.

Army Gen. Stephen Lyons, commander of U.S. Transportation Command, announced the agreement Oct. 7 at a National Defense Transportation Association virtual conference. 

“Think about moving the equivalent of a C-17 payload anywhere on the globe in less than an hour,” Lyons said. The C-17 is a very large military cargo plane capable of transporting a 70-ton main battle tank.

Transportation Command has signed a cooperative research and development agreement, known as CRADA, with SpaceX and Exploration Architecture Corporation (XArc) to study concepts for rapid transportation through space. 

“There is a lot of potential here,” said Lyons He

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United States Inland Water Cargo Transportation Services Procurement Research Report 2020

The “Inland Water Cargo Transportation Services in the US – Procurement Research Report” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

This report is intended to help buyers of inland water cargo transportation, which includes transportation over lakes, rivers and coasts in the United States. The major waterways served by vendors in this market are the Mississippi River System, the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway and the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway, as well as the East and West Coasts.

Buyers purchase shipping capacity on a spot basis (i.e. at current market rates) or through contracts. In this report, buyers are also called shippers, and water cargo transport companies are also called carriers. This report does not include passenger transportation.

Key Topics Covered:


  • Industry Definition

  • Main Activities

  • Similar Industries

  • Additional Resources



  • Executive Summary

  • Key External Drivers

  • Current Performance

  • Industry Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle


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