PwC's Transportation & Logistics practice provides assurance, tax and advisory services for 93% of the transportation & logistics (T&L) companies listed in the Fortune 500, serving nearly 300 public and private T&L freight, shipping and transport logistics companies, ports and airlines around the world.
Central to the successful delivery of our services is an in-depth understanding of today's industry challenges, from changing export controls and supply chain risks to current sustainability and fleet management practices.
|Intersections: Q4 2013 transportation and logistics industry mergers and acquisitions analysis
Mergers and acquisitions in the transportation and logistics (T&L) sector closed strong, but the weak pace of M&A announcements earlier in 2013 kept annual volume and value totals near ten-year lows. In 2014, acquirers are expected to continue their focus on local deals. Valuations seem likely to remain high.
|Aviation Perspectives: The impact of mega-mergers - a new foundation for the US airline industry
What impact do commercial airline mega-mergers have on fares, operations, and the customer experience? Our latest report includes analyses of operational improvements, fares, and the customer experience, with a discussion of the implications of mega-mergers on the future of the airline industry.
|Aviation’s second golden age: Can the US aircraft industry maintain leadership?
The US commercial aircraft industry is at a crossroads. While it sees spiking demand for its aircraft, it also grapples with issues that need to resolved to ensure its spot as a global leader, including meet talent needs, unleashing a new wave of innovation and establishing a wider global footprint.
|A strong signal
Increasingly, customers are bringing sophisticated personal electronic devices on board aircraft and carriers are finding themselves in a race to respond. In-flight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) is fraught with risks and opportunities. As airlines increase their investments in IFEC, three primary areas of consideration stand out.. This article, published in the August/September edition of the International Air Transport Association's Technology Supplement, discusses each of these areas and potential impacts for the industry.
|Shale energy: A potential game-changer - Implications for the US transportation & logistics industry
Transportation and logistics (T&L) companies in the US are being impacted by the shale energy revolution. The T&L industry is essential to the movement of people and equipment to the shale fields, and the transportation of shale oil and gas from the fields to processing plants. This paper highlights the implications of shale energy for different segments of the T&L industry.