Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market Research Report – Forecast to 2027

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market Information by Product type (Biopharmaceuticals, Vaccines, Clinical Trial Materials and Others), Services (Storage, Transportation, Packaging and Others), Storage Techniques (Electrical refrigeration, Dry Ice, Gel Packs, Liquid nitrogen and Others), By Region (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, The Middle East & Africa (MEA) and Latin America) – Global Forecast by 2027

ID: MRFR/MED/5088-CR | October 2018 | Region: Global | 119 pages

Please note that the assessment period of report has been updated from 2018-2023 to 2020-2027. Cordially fill the sample form for updated data.

Market Overview


The healthcare cold chain logistics market is the fastest emerging market of recent times. The market valuation of the healthcare cold chain logistics market by the year 2023 is predicted to be 16,588.3 million. The compound annual growth rate or CAGR of the market during the assessment period from 2108 to 2023 is estimated to reach around 7.54 percent.


The healthcare cold chain refers to packaging that is temperature-controlled, proper storage and surface transportation. The cutting-edge technology of control systems and temperature sensors has projected the global cold chain logistics market as the most efficient one. The pharmaceutical cold chain logistics market is attaining fast momentum right from the initial manufacturing phase up to the distribution phase. There is a significant demand for cold chains in the healthcare field, and the main focus of the this market is on the manufacturing process and supply chain.


A major development in drugs requires continuous refrigeration from the beginning of production to storage and then up to distribution. The cold chain ensures an optimum degree of preservation, longer shelf life and safety for appropriate pharmaceutical products. It requires extreme caution for the transportation of temperature-sensitive medicines, and therefore, the market is mainly preferred for the same purpose.


A variety of biopharmaceutical products are coming to the market recently, which requires an immense amount of preservation and safety. The uninterrupted cooling of the cold chain will drag the this market growth to greater heights. The arrival of temperature sensing technology to preserve drugs with complete integrity has fueled the expansion of healthcare cold chain logistics market size. Over the years, a lot of pharmaceutical products need intensive care and development in the pharmaceutical cold chain logistics market to produce a large variety of products to fulfil the requirement.


The report reflects the insights of the healthcare cold chain logistics market and depicts a detailed analysis of revenue projection by 2023. It elaborates on the market dynamics, key drivers, opportunities and restraint of the global cold chain logistics market. The report covers different segments of the healthcare cold chain logistics market and the geographies that can influence the market growth in the forecast period.


COVID19 Analysis


The global economy was hampered severely during the coronavirus outbreak. The world has seen the worst phase in terms of health and economic growth. The financial development in the different sectors slowed down, and the growth rate of the economy worldwide took a downturn. The lockdown restrictions resulted in the closure of manufacturing units and production, which disturbed the supply chain entirely. Pandemic has widened the gap of the demand-supply chain and caused heavy losses globally. However, the market sustained in these difficult times, and in fact, the demand for cold chains increased during the lockdown.


The health crisis all over the world elevated the drug production rate in pharmaceutical industries, and the drugs needed extreme preservation, which led to a rise in healthcare cold chain logistics market growth. This market provides all types of facilities that can keep the pharmaceutical products safe and intact right from production up to distribution. The wide variety of benefits of the pharmaceutical cold chain logistics market will escalate the market potential in the upcoming years.


Market Dynamics



  • Major drivers of the market


The healthcare sector and pharmaceutical industries are the prominent driving force of the market growth. The cold chain has immense importance in the healthcare field and the healthcare cold chain logistics market help in preserving and handling medicines from the initial production process to completion of distribution. In the modern market, a variety of pharmaceutical products require preservation at various temperatures, and the cold chain fulfils these requirements through temperature sensing systems and uninterrupted refrigeration. The healthcare cold chain logistics market ensures that the pharmaceutical products remain intact and with the utmost integrity.


The transportation of pharmaceutical products is extremely delicate and demands proper temperature maintenance. The developments in cold chains facilitate greater quality of preservation, longer shelf lifetime, and complete safety of the products. All these features push the growth of healthcare cold chain logistics market size to a greater extent.



  • Significant Opportunities for the market


The global cold chain logistics market has been progressing at a rapid pace over the years. With the increase in drug production, the demand for proper maintenance and storage of these products increases. The cold chain is immensely crucial in the field of healthcare, and the healthcare sector is focusing on the manufacturing and supply chain of pharmaceutical products. Increased development of drugs leads to the requirement of continuous refrigeration right from the manufacturing process to distribution.


The modern developments in the healthcare cold chain logistics market enable to provide better quality preservation, longer shelf life, and proper safety, which results in higher demand of the market. These demands will act as major opportunities for the healthcare cold chain logistics market growth.



  • Market Restraints


The outbreak of the COVID19 pandemic has been a major restraint for the market. During the pandemic, the growth rate of the global economy slowed down, and the lockdown measures put the manufacturing work at a halt. The supply chain in the industrial sector was disrupted, and the demand-to-supply gap kept widening.


Even though the industrial operational work was shut down, the demand for the healthcare cold chain logistics market remained the same. The healthcare cold chain logistics market share showed a steady growth as the global health crisis demanded more and more medicines. With the escalation of pharmaceutical product manufacturing, the demand for the healthcare cold chain logistics market increased. In the near future, the global cold chain logistics market potential will reach its optimum level.



  • Market Growth Challenges


The rising requirement for cold chains boosts this market growth. However, some limitations in the market can pull the market growth backwards and hinder its development. Developing countries majorly lack proper infrastructure as well as a regulatory framework which can hamper the potential of the global healthcare cold chain logistics market. Governments of such countries are trying their hard to enhance the cold chain logistics by taking corrective measures.



  • Value Chain Analysis


The healthcare cold chain logistics market statistics show that the revenue generation by the healthcare cold chain logistics market is crossing higher limits in recent times. The healthcare logistics market size will increase at a faster rate in the upcoming years and will surpass the historical market value during the forecast period. By the end of 2023, the healthcare cold chain logistics market valuation will attain its momentum and reach greater heights.


Segment Overview


The global cold chain logistics market is divided into different segments on the basis of product type, storage techniques, services and end-users. The market segmentation on the basis of product type includes vaccines, biopharmaceuticals, clinical trial materials and many more. Out of all the product types, the vaccines hold the largest market share as a large number of vaccines require temperature control which is provided by the cold chain. The healthcare cold chain logistics market segmentation on the basis of storage techniques consists of dry ice, electrical refrigeration, liquid nitrogen, gel packs, and others. In these techniques, electrical refrigeration has the majority demand in the preservation of pharmaceutical products.


The healthcare logistics market segmentation on the basis of services comprises transportation, storage, packaging, and many more. The segment of transportation will have the most demand during the forecast period. The market valuation of the transportation segment is expected to achieve the value of USD 7200 million by the end of 2023. Healthcare cold chain logistics market share segmentation on the basis of end-user includes research institutes, hospitals and clinics, biopharmaceutical companies and others. The biopharmaceutical companies will dominate the healthcare cold chain logistics market share and are projected to achieve USD 6800 million by the end of 2023.


Regional Analysis


The healthcare cold chain logistics market is studied in different regions like North America, South America, Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa. The Asia-Pacific market is set to have the majority of this market share in the forecast period. Europe and North America healthcare cold chain logistics market will follow APAC in thIS rket growth. A wide variety of biotechnology and pharmaceutical sector exists in these regions, which will act as a market booster for market growth during the forecast period.


Competitive Landscape of the market


The major key players of the market are:



  • DB Schenker

  • AmerisourceBergen Corporation

  • FedEx

  • American Airlines, Inc.

  • Marken

  • DHL international GmbH

  • KUEHNE + NAGEL

  • Cavalier Logistics



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market would achieve a valuation of USD 16,588.3 million by 2023.

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market would record a CAGR of 7.54% during the forecast period of 2020 to 2027.

vaccines segment would influence the Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market growth.

Transportation segment would drive the Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market ahead.

Electric refrigeration segment has the upper hand in the Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market.

Cold Chain Logistics involves temperature-controlled packaging, surface transportation and storage. The arrival of cutting-edge temperature-sensor and control systems has made cold chain logistics robust and efficient. MRFR reports that the global Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics market will surge at 7.54% CAGR during the assessment period (2018-2023) and reach a valuation of USD 16, 588.3 Mn.  There is a growing demand for unbroken cold chain in the healthcare sector. Development of drugs that require uninterrupted refrigeration from production to storage and distribution is creating opportunities for cold chain services. Moreover, cold chain ensures a high degree of preservation, safety and longer shelf life for pertinent pharmaceutical products.


Transportation of temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical products is sophisticated. Cold chain logistics is preferred for transportation of temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical products. A wide range of biopharmaceuticals has emerged in recent years that require uninterrupted cooling, which is reflecting favorably on the global Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics market. Today, a majority of pharmaceutical products manufactured require preservation at different temperature levels to ensure their integrity, which is possible to achieve using advanced temperature control systems. Over the years, cold chain technologies have continued to evolve in order to accommodate a wider variety of products.  


Segmental Analysis


Segmental analysis of the Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics market has been conducted under parameters such as product type, services, storage techniques, and end user.


Based on product type, the market has been segmented into biopharmaceuticals, vaccines, clinical trial materials and others. Of these, the vaccines segment currently accounts for the largest market share. In 2017, the segment stood at a valuation of USD 3,833 Mn. Vaccines are an important class of pharmaceuticals and witness tremendous demand all over the world. A large number of vaccine types require temperature control to maintain their integrity, which is achieved through cold chain. It is possible for vaccines to lose potency when exposed to inappropriate temperatures. Such factors will continue to drive the segment’s growth during the review period. Meanwhile, the biopharmaceuticals segment is expected to post the highest CAGR and outvalue the the vaccines segment over 2023. Rising popularity of targeted therapies is creating opportunities for biopharmaceutical products. At the same time, introduction of several new FDA approved biopharmaceutical drugs is also supporting the growth of the segment.


Based on services, the market has been segmented into storage, transportation, packaging and others. The transportation segment is expected to remain highly lucrative in 2018 and beyond. By the year 2023, the segment is expected to surpass a market valuation of USD 7,200 Mn. Transportation services play a pivotal role in cold chain logistics. Demand for cold chain transportation services is significantly high. Ships, trucks and airplanes are fitted with special temperature-controlled systems for facilitating cold chain transportation. The storage segment is also expected to remain highly attractive over 2023. In addition, the segment is likely to post the highest CAGR during the forecast period.


Based on storage techniques, the market has been segmented into electrical refrigeration, dry ice, gel packs, liquid nitrogen, and others. The electric refrigeration segment is expected to retain its top position over 2023. The segment stood at a market valuation of over USD 4,700 Mn in 2017. Electrical refrigeration is used for preserving various types of healthcare products and medical specimens including vaccines and blood.


Based on end user, the market has been segmented into biopharmaceutical companies, hospitals and clinics, research institutes, and others. The biopharmaceutical segment holds dominant share of the market and the trend is likely to continue throughout the assessment period. The segment is projected to reach a market valuation of over USD 6,800 Mn by 2023, reflecting a strong CAGR. 


Regional Outlook  


On the basis of region, the market has been segmented into Americas, Asia Pacific (APAC), Europe, and the Middle East and Africa (MEA). The number of service providers is relatively higher in the US, Canada and several European countries. This characterizes the strong position of Americas and Europe in the global Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics market. Moreover, existence of a vast pharmaceutical and biotechnology sector also provides an impetus to the market in these regions. These two regions will continue to present attractive growth opportunities to market players during the review period. Americas and Europe are followed by APAC.  The market in APAC is set to exhibit the highest CAGR between 2018 and 2023.


Competition Tracking


Some of the top-notch companies operating in the global Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics market include American Airlines, Inc., AmerisourceBergen Corporation, Cavalier Logistics, DB Schenker, DHL international GmbH, FedEx, KUEHNE + NAGEL and Marken.

1 Report Prologue

2 Introduction

2.1 Definition 15

2.2 Scope of the Study 15

2.3 Research Objective 15

2.4 Assumptions & Limitations 15

2.4.1 Assumptions 15

2.4.2 Limitations 15

2.4.3 Market Structure 15

3 Research Methodology

3.1 Primary Research Methodology 17

3.2 Secondary Research Methodology 19

3.3 Market Size Estimation 20

3.4 Forecast Model 20

4 Market Dynamics

4.1 Introduction 22

4.2 Drivers 23

4.2.1 Growing transportation of temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical products via cold chain logistics 23

4.2.2 Growing demand for biopharmaceutical products 23

4.2.3 Increasing number of clinical trials 23

4.3 Restraints 24

4.3.1 Difficulty to access different markets 24

4.3.2 Falling to comply with the regulatory standards can hamper the market growth 24

4.4 Opportunities 25

4.4.1 Technological advancements in cold chain logistics 25

4.4.2 Development of new therapies 25

5 Market Factor Analysis

5.1 Value Chain Analysis 27

5.2 Porter’s Five Forces Model 29

5.2.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers 29

5.2.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers 29

5.2.3 Threat of New Entrants 29

5.2.4 Threat of Substitutes 30

5.2.5 Intensity of Rivalry 30

5.3 Investment Opportunities 30

6 Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by Product

6.1 Overview 32

6.2 Vaccines 33

6.3 Biopharmaceuticals 34

6.4 Clinical Trial Materials 35

6.5 Others 35

7 Global Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market by Services

7.1 Overview 37

7.2 Transportation 38

7.3 Storage 39

7.4 Packaging 40

7.5 Others 40

8 Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics, by Storage Techniques

8.1 Overview 42

8.2 Electrical Refrigeration 43

8.3 Dry Ice 44

8.4 Gel packs 45

8.5 Liquid Nitrogen 45

8.6 Others 46

9 Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by End-user

9.1 Overview 48

9.2 Biopharmaceutical Companies 49

9.3 Hospital & Clinics 50

9.4 Research Institutes 50

9.5 Others 50

10 Global Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by Region

10.1 Overview 52

10.2 Americas 53

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by Product

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics, by Storage Techniques

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by End-user

10.2.1 North America 55

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10.2.1.1 US 57

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10.2.1.2 Canada 59

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10.2.2 South America 60

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by Product

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10.3 Europe 62

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by Product

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Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by End-user

10.3.1 Western Europe 64

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by Product

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10.3.1.1 Germany 66

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by Product

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10.3.1.2 France 68

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by Product

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Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by End-user

10.3.1.3 UK 69

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by Product

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10.3.1.4 Italy 71

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by Product

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10.3.1.5 Spain 72

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by Product

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10.3.1.6 Rest of Western Europe 74

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Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by End-user

10.3.2 Eastern Europe 75

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by Product

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10.4 Asia-Pacific 77

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10.4.1 Japan 79

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10.4.2 China 81

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10.4.3 India 82

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10.4.4 Australia 84

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10.4.5 South Korea 85

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10.4.6 Rest of Asia-Pacific 87

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10.5 Middle East & Africa 89

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Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by End-user

10.5.1 Middle East 91

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by Product

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Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by End-user

10.5.2 Africa 93

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by Product

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics, by Storage Techniques

Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market, by End-user

11 Competitive Landscape

11.1 Introduction 96

11.2 Competitive Analysis 96

12 Company Profile

12.1 American Airlines, Inc. 98

12.1.1 Company Overview 98

12.1.2 Financial Overview 98

12.1.3 Products/Services Offered 98

12.1.4 SWOT Analysis 99

12.1.5 Key Developments 99

12.1.6 Key strategy 99

12.2 AmerisourceBergen Corporation 100

12.2.1 Company Overview 100

12.2.2 Financial Overview 100

12.2.3 Products/Services Offered 101

12.2.4 SWOT Analysis 101

12.2.5 Key Developments 101

12.2.6 Key strategy 101

12.3 Cavalier Logistics 102

12.3.1 Company Overview 102

12.3.2 Financial Overview 102

12.3.3 Products/Services Offered 102

12.3.4 SWOT Analysis 102

12.3.5 Key Developments 103

12.3.6 Key strategy 103

12.4 Continental Cargo OÜ 104

12.4.1 Financial Overview 104

12.4.2 Products/Services Offered 104

12.4.3 Key Developments 104

12.4.4 SWOT Analysis 104

12.4.5 Key Strategy 104

12.5 DB Schenker 105

12.5.1 Company Overview 105

12.5.2 Financial Overview 105

12.5.3 Products Offering 106

12.5.4 Key Developments 106

12.5.5 SWOT Analysis 106

12.5.6 Key Strategy 106

12.6 DHL International GmbH 107

12.6.1 Company Overview 107

12.6.2 Financial Overview 107

12.6.3 Products/Services Offered 108

12.6.4 SWOT Analysis 108

12.6.5 Key Developments 108

12.6.6 Key Strategy 109

12.7 FedEx 110

12.7.1 Company Overview 110

12.7.2 Financial Overview 110

12.7.3 Products/Services Offered 111

12.7.4 SWOT Analysis 111

12.7.5 Key Developments 111

12.7.6 Key strategy 111

12.8 KUEHNE + NAGEL 112

12.8.1 Company Overview 112

12.8.2 Financial Overview 112

12.8.3 Products Offering 113

12.8.4 SWOT Analysis 113

12.8.5 Key Developments 113

12.8.6 Key Strategy 113

12.9 Marken 114

12.9.1 Company Overview 114

12.9.2 Financial Overview 114

12.9.3 Products Offering 115

12.9.4 SWOT Analysis 115

12.9.5 Key Development 115

12.9.6 Key Strategy 115

13 Appendix

13.1 Discussion Blue Print 117

14 List of Tables

TABLE 1 PRIMARY INTERVIEWS 18

TABLE 2 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 32

TABLE 3 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET FOR VACCINES BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 33

TABLE 4 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET FOR BIOPHARMACEUTICALS BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 34

TABLE 5 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET FOR CLINICAL TRIAL MATERIAL BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 35

TABLE 6 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 37

TABLE 7 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET FOR TRANSPORTATION BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 38

TABLE 8 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET FOR STORAGE BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 39

TABLE 9 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET FOR PACKAGING BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 40

TABLE 10 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 42

TABLE 11 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET FOR ELECTRICAL REFRIGERATION BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 43

TABLE 12 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET FOR DRY ICE BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 44

TABLE 13 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET FOR GEL PACKS BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 45

TABLE 14 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET FOR LIQUID NITROGEN BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 45

TABLE 15 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 48

TABLE 16 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET FOR BIOPHARMCEUTICAL COMPANIES BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 49

TABLE 17 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET FOR HOSPITALS & CLINICS BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 50

TABLE 18 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET FOR RESEARCH INSTITUTES BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 50

TABLE 19 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 52

TABLE 20 AMERICAS HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 53

TABLE 21 AMERICAS HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 54

TABLE 22 AMERICAS HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 54

TABLE 23 AMERICAS HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 54

TABLE 24 AMERICAS HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 55

TABLE 25 NORTH AMERICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY COUNTRY, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 55

TABLE 26 NORTH AMERICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 56

TABLE 27 NORTH AMERICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 56

TABLE 28 NORTH AMERICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 56

TABLE 29 NORTH AMERICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 57

TABLE 30 US HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 57

TABLE 31 US HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 57

TABLE 32 US HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 58

TABLE 33 US HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 58

TABLE 34 CANADA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 59

TABLE 35 CANADA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 59

TABLE 36 CANADA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 59

TABLE 37 CANADA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 60

TABLE 38 SOUTH AMERICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 60

TABLE 39 SOUTH AMERICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 60

TABLE 40 SOUTH AMERICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 61

TABLE 41 SOUTH AMERICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 61

TABLE 42 EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 62

TABLE 43 EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 63

TABLE 44 EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 63

TABLE 45 EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 63

TABLE 46 EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 64

TABLE 47 WESTERN EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY COUNTRY, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 64

TABLE 48 WESTERN EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 65

TABLE 49 WESTERN EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 65

TABLE 50 WESTERN EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 65

TABLE 51 WESTERN EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 66

TABLE 52 GERMANY HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 66

TABLE 53 GERMANY HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 66

TABLE 54 GERMANY HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 67

TABLE 55 GERMANY HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 67

TABLE 56 FRANCE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 68

TABLE 57 FRANCE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 68

TABLE 58 FRANCE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 68

TABLE 59 FRANCE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 69

TABLE 60 UK HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 69

TABLE 61 UK HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 69

TABLE 62 UK HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 70

TABLE 63 UK HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 70

TABLE 64 ITALY HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 71

TABLE 65 ITALY HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 71

TABLE 66 ITALY HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 71

TABLE 67 ITALY HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 72

TABLE 68 SPAIN HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 72

TABLE 69 SPAIN HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 72

TABLE 70 SPAIN HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 73

TABLE 71 SPAIN HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 73

TABLE 72 REST OF WESTERN EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 74

TABLE 73 REST OF WESTERN EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 74

TABLE 74 REST OF WESTERN EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 74

TABLE 75 REST OF WESTERN EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 75

TABLE 76 EASTERN EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 75

TABLE 77 EASTERN EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 75

TABLE 78 EASTERN EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 76

TABLE 79 EASTERN EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 76

TABLE 80 ASIA-PACIFIC HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY COUNTRY, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 77

TABLE 81 ASIA-PACIFIC HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 78

TABLE 82 ASIA-PACIFIC HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 78

TABLE 83 ASIA-PACIFIC HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 78

TABLE 84 ASIA-PACIFIC HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 79

TABLE 85 JAPAN HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 79

TABLE 86 JAPAN HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 79

TABLE 87 JAPAN HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 80

TABLE 88 JAPAN HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 80

TABLE 89 CHINA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 81

TABLE 90 CHINA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 81

TABLE 91 CHINA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 81

TABLE 92 CHINA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 82

TABLE 93 INDIA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 82

TABLE 94 INDIA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 82

TABLE 95 INDIA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 83

TABLE 96 INDIA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 83

TABLE 97 AUSTRALIA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 84

TABLE 98 AUSTRALIA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 84

TABLE 99 AUSTRALIA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 84

TABLE 100 AUSTRALIA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 85

TABLE 101 SOUTH KOREA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 85

TABLE 102 SOUTH KOREA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 85

TABLE 103 SOUTH KOREA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 86

TABLE 104 SOUTH KOREA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 86

TABLE 105 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 87

TABLE 106 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 87

TABLE 107 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 87

TABLE 108 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 88

TABLE 109 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY REGION, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 89

TABLE 110 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 90

TABLE 111 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 90

TABLE 112 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 90

TABLE 113 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 91

TABLE 114 MIDDLE EAST HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 91

TABLE 115 MIDDLE EAST HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 91

TABLE 116 MIDDLE EAST HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 92

TABLE 117 MIDDLE EAST HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 92

TABLE 118 AFRICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 93

TABLE 119 AFRICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 93

TABLE 120 AFRICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 93

TABLE 121 AFRICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 TO 2027 (USD MILLION) 94

15 List of Figures

FIGURE 1 TOP-DOWN & BOTTOM-UP APPROACHES 20

FIGURE 2 MARKET DYNAMICS: ANALYSIS OF THE GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET 22

FIGURE 3 VALUE CHAIN: THE GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET 27

FIGURE 4 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES MODEL: GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET 29

FIGURE 5 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY PRODUCT, 2020 & 2027 (USD MILLION) 32

FIGURE 6 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY SERVICES, 2020 & 2027 (USD MILLION) 37

FIGURE 7 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY STORAGE TECHNIQUES, 2020 & 2027 (USD MILLION) 42

FIGURE 8 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY END-USER, 2020 & 2027 (USD MILLION) 48

FIGURE 9 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY REGION, 2020 & 2027 (USD MILLION) 52

FIGURE 10 AMERICAS HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY REGION, 2020 (%) 53

FIGURE 11 NORTH AMERICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY COUNTRY, 2020 (%) 55

FIGURE 12 EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY REGION, 2020 (%) 62

FIGURE 13 WESTERN EUROPE HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY COUNTRY, 2020 (%) 64

FIGURE 14 ASIA-PACIFIC HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY COUNTRY, 2020 (%) 77

FIGURE 15 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA HEALTHCARE COLD CHAIN LOGISTICS MARKET BY REGION, 2020 (%) 89

The Healthcare Cold Chain Logistics Market is highly competitive with mainly global and regional players operating in the market. It is decisive for companies in the market to provide cost-efficient cold chain logistics services to survive and succeed in an intensely competitive market environment. The global healthcare cold chain logistics market is currently dominated by players such as FedEx, DHL International GmbH, KUEHNE + NAGEL, DB Schenker, and others.


FedEx is one of the leading players in the healthcare cold chain logistics industry. The company has adopted strategy of mergers and acquisitions to build a strong supply chain network. FedEx provides services such as international express deliveries, warehousing solutions such as packaging, repairs, and storage, and other customized logistic services. In addition to this, it also provides a global freight forwarding by air, sea, road, and rail. Moreover, the company is focused on expansion of its services in various countries to strengthen its market position. Furthermore, the company has adopted advanced shipment tracking and monitoring methods along with high-tech packaging choices to strengthen its healthcare cold chain shipping.


DB Schenker provides cold chain solutions such as DB SCHENKERhealthcare cool and DB SCHENKERhealthcare ambient. The company has a strong global network with more than 750 locations in over 50 countries and also includes a total warehouse space of more than 8.0 million square meters.


Marken is renowned company in the global healthcare cold chain logistics market. Marken provides supply chain logistics services, such as medical device delivery, clinical trial logistics, time and temperature sensitive drug shipment, risk assessment and shipping lane verification, biological sample shipment, and others. The company is increasing its focus on expanding its distribution services in untapped regions. For instance, in October 2018, the company announced the opening of its newest kit-building facility in Miami.


KUEHNE + NAGEL is one of the prominent players operating in the global healthcare cold chain logistics market. The company focuses on strategic partnerships to strengthen its market presence. For instance, in May 2017, the company entered into a domestic distribution contract for the management of all GlaxoSmithKline’s (GSK) fast moving consumer and healthcare goods throughout the UK.


Apart from the major companies mentioned above there are several players in the healthcare cold chain logistics market such as Continental Cargo OÜ, AmerisourceBergen Corporation, Cavalier Logistics, and American Airlines, Inc.