Results of the 4th Quarter of the Trends in the Logistics Sector: The "Trends in the Logistics Sector Research", which has been jointly conducted since 2013 by the Beykoz Logistics Vocational School, Logistics Applications and Research Center (BLUARM) and the International Transport and Logistics Service Providers Association. 2014 4th Quarter Results ”was announced at a press conference.
Beykoz Logistics Vocational School BLUARM Director of the press conference. Dr. Okan Tuna, UTİKAD Chairman Turgut Erkeskin, Consultant Bülent Tanla, UTİKAD Board Members Mehmet Özal, Ekin Tırman and UTİKAD General Manager Cavit Uğur attended.
In the research conducted with the manager of UIKAD, 400 logistics company, the sector was asked about the expectations of the 2014 year in October, November December and the expectations of 2015 in January, February and March.
Director of BLUARM Dr. Okan Tuna, he said that was done out price competition in the logistics industry in Turkey, according to research results. Tuna, "we want to identify the level of competition in the logistics sector in Turkey from the logistics manager, a high level of price, we get the answer to moderate the speed of service and service quality competition. Price-driven competition was also expressed by managers as a fundamental problem in research. Price competition troubles the sector, especially for small and medium-sized enterprises and puts an end to the activities of companies Fiyat. En When we ask the public and public opinion about the perception of the sector to the logistics managers, we conclude that it is known to be incomplete. “ Dr. Tuna said, ad The sector thinks that the last 10 has not been able to explain the change in the year to the level of government-government, nor on the street. We believe that we cannot correct the perception even if we say we are not just transporters, truckers and logistics service providers. Biz
In this sense, the most important expectation of the sector from the public is still the regulation of legislation, Professor. Dr. Okan Tuna, 2004 legislation published in the sector is still expected to change the rate of% 75,7 said. High level of cooperation in the sector touched upon. Dr. Tuna stated that the 87,8 and its cooperation rate is 70,3 and XNUMX is the co-operation between the enterprises. Iş Logistics of course brings along the culture of doing business together and almost all of the companies have peer companies with which they cooperate before the competition; rate is. "
Referring to the expectations of the sector in the first three months of the year 2015. Dr. Tuna said, N While foreign capital investment expectation is at the level of 54, the expectation of the sector to grow is slightly lower in each quarter. The managers of the logistics sector are hopeless about their investments and the rate of those who say no to the investment plan within the first 28,4 month is% 3 kendi. Professor Dr. Tuna also stated that a percentage of the executives participating in the survey stated that they will employ new employees within the next 55,4 month.
"UTIKAD, a first in Turkey by performing signature Atıyor is to measure the pulse of the Logistics Sector Research"
UTIKAD Chairman Turgut Erkeskin also at the meeting, referring to the changes experienced in recent years in the transport and logistics sector, the transport sector of Turkey mission, vision, strategy and become a necessity, he said the redefinition of goals.
Turgut Erkeskin stated that there is a need to create a brand new logistics culture with a holistic approach in this process.
. In the process of realizing the strategies and objectives of the Turkish logistics sector, one of the main actors in creating a culture of culture, security culture and innovation (3), which is the main element of XNUMX, will undoubtedly be UTIKAD.
We have signed a research that measures the pulse of the sector as a first in Turkey this point. In this research we conducted with Beykoz Vocational School of Logistics, we reveal the expectations of our companies in the sector, and we realize that the sector can be measured with a percentage. In this way, while our sector firms can reach the determination of what is happening in logistics today, we also take the responsibility of providing a sustainable resource for the future.
With the support of UTİKAD members and all sector companies, the researcher will lead the development of safe, sustainable logistics systems with innovative and value-added methods and the establishment of a logistic culture in our country. UT
Mr. Turgut Erkeskin stated that they have been working in close cooperation with Beykoz Logistics Vocational School so far and that they will implement new research projects which will contribute to the sector in the future.
2014 Year 4. Quarter Results