Satellite imagery shows the explosive growth of warehouses. What does not sound alarming will raise eyebrows on the second look. Warehouses are magnets for tailpipe pollution through a flurry or planes, trucks and trains that surround those accumulation and storage systems. Air cargo due to the pandemic of ordering goods online is growing at a staggering rate.
Read this article in depth of how warehouses changed the entire fabric of regions and states in the US.
And there’s more demand for warehouse space since there is a much bigger consumer shift towards shopping online that anyone had anticipated. Get some interesting insight with this Mc Kinsey report that boasts ten charts that show how US shopping behavior is changing.
Check out the McKinsey study here: shopping online