New research reveals that, despite concerns about the economy, more companies intend to expand their warehousing than reduce it in the next two years. A survey by the UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) and property group CBRE found that a fifth of logistics occupiers planned to increase their warehouse portfolio while only 10% planned to decrease it. A further 47% expected their portfolio to remain stable. This comes at a time of economic uncertainty, which two-thirds of the occupiers saw as […]
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