Coronavirus: impact on the transportation and logistics industry worldwide

Statistics report on the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the global transportation and logistics industry

Coronavirus: impact on the transportation and logistics industry worldwide

This report presents graphs and tables about the economic impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on the transportation and logistics industry worldwide. The report includes data on the movement of passengers and movement of goods by air, sea, and road.

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  • Basic Statistic Annual performance of Dow Jones Transportation Index 2000-2023
  • Basic Statistic Transaction value of transportation and logistics M&A's 2014-2022
  • Premium Statistic Impact of COVID-19 on supply chain operations 2020
  • Basic Statistic Projected business and supply chain operation priorities 2021
  • Premium Statistic Global PMI for manufacturing and new export orders 2018-2024
  • Basic Statistic Worldwide motor vehicle production 2000-2023
  • Premium Statistic Global shipbuilding order book 2022, by vessel type
  • Basic Statistic Airbus and Boeing - key figures 2023

Movement of passengers

  • Premium Statistic Global air traffic - annual growth of passenger demand 2006-2023
  • Premium Statistic Global air traffic - scheduled passengers 2004-2022
  • Basic Statistic Traffic reduction in selected countries amid coronavirus crisis 2020
  • Basic Statistic Mobility in cities amid coronavirus crisis 2021
  • Basic Statistic Mobility at transit stations amid coronavirus crisis in regions
  • Premium Statistic Willingness to use a self-driving vehicle in the U.S. during the Covid-19 pandemic
  • Premium Statistic Mobility pattern changes since arrival of COVID-19 globally 2020
  • Basic Statistic Expected global passenger cruise capacity in operation by month 2020-2021

Movements of goods by sea

  • Premium Statistic Monthly global blank and skipped sailings 2020-2021
  • Premium Statistic Global container port throughput 2012-2027
  • Basic Statistic Year-on-year change in port calls in the EU by ship type 2019-2021

Movement of goods by air

  • Premium Statistic Air cargo traffic - worldwide volume 2004-2023
  • Premium Statistic Belly and freighter capacities in air cargo worldwide January 2020 - July 2021
  • Premium Statistic Air freight rates change since the beginning of COVID-19 outbreak 2019-2022
  • Premium Statistic Air cargo traffic - worldwide revenue 2004-2022

Movements of goods by road and rail

  • Premium Statistic Road freight market size in Europe 2010-2025
  • Premium Statistic COVID-19 impact on the European road freight market by type 2019-2021
  • Premium Statistic Global freight forwarding market size 2024-2029
  • Premium Statistic Year-on-year change of monthly rail freight traffic in U.S. due to coronavirus 2022
  • Premium Statistic Impact of coronavirus on year-on-year intermodal freight volume in U.S. 2020-2021

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