Economy Watch Weekly: Industrial Sector Benefits from Last-Mile Demand
- Oct 31, 2017
Industrial assets are attracting both foreign and domestic investment due to the sector’s strong performance and the growing sophistication of logistics facilities, according to a new CBRE report. But what’s driving demand for industrial space? E-commerce. Retailers are bolstering their last-mile distribution space in order to compete with Amazon and deliver goods to consumers faster than ever. Economy Editor Dees Stribling discusses the full report, for the week ending Oct. 27, 2017.