Every year, the International Association of Refrigerated Warehouses (IARW) publishes the IARW Global Top 25 List of the largest refrigerated warehousing and logistics providers in the world. The list is determined by total capacity of temperature-controlled space operated by IARW Warehouse Members.
2016 IARW Global Top 25 List
|Company Name||Locations||Cubic Feet||Cubic Meters|
|1||Americold Logistics||Argentina, Australia, Canada, China, New Zealand, and United States||992,032,503||28,091,186|
|2||Lineage Logistics||United States||609,276,429||17,252,759|
|3||Swire Group[i]||Australia, China, Sri Lanka, United States, Vietnam||409,818,004||11,604,734|
|4||Preferred Freezer Services||China, United States, and Vietnam||325,393,595||9,214,105|
|5||AGRO Merchants Group, LLC[ii]||Austria, Brazil, Chile, Ireland, Netherlands, Spain, and United States||219,057,422||6,203,005|
|6||Nichirei Logistics Group, Inc.[iii]||France, Japan, Netherlands, and Poland||157,209,593||4,451,673|
|7||Kloosterboer||Canada, France, Netherlands, Poland, and United States||150,581,775||4,264,000|
|8||VersaCold Logistics Services||Canada||115,203,748||3,262,201|
|9||Partner Logistics||Belgium, Netherlands, and United Kingdom||101,021,075||2,860,594|
|10||Interstate Warehousing, Inc.||United States||100,227,481||2,838,122|
|11||Cloverleaf Cold Storage Co.||United States||74,776,899||2,117,442|
|12||Burris Logistics||United States||62,329,576||1,764,974|
|13||Frialsa Frigorificos S.A. De C.V.||Mexico||60,892,278||1,724,274|
|14||NewCold Cooperatief U.A.||France, Germany, Netherlands, Poland, and United Kingdom||55,338,134||1,566,999|
|15||Gruppo Marconi Logistica Integrata||Italy||55,090,931||1,559,999|
|16||Henningsen Cold Storage Co.||United States||53,756,309||1,522,207|
|17||Congebec Logistics, Inc.||Canada||49,660,000||1,406,212|
|18||Hanson Logistics||United States||43,818,540||1,240,801|
|19||Conestoga Cold Storage||Canada||39,526,536||1,119,265|
|20||Oxford Logistics Group||Australia||38,431,920||1,088,269|
|21||Montague Cold Storage Pty Ltd||Australia||34,149,879||967.016|
|22||Bring Frigo||Finland, France, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, and Sweden||33,787,112||956,743|
|23||CCS Logistics||South Africa||30,534,558||864,641|
|24||Allied Frozen Storage, Inc.||United States||29,455,115||834,075|
|25||Trenton Cold Storage, Inc.||Canada||28,335,972||802,384|
[i] Swire Group’s global space includes Guangdong Swire Cold Chain Logistics Co. Ltd., Finlay Cold Storage, Swire Cold Chain Logistics, Swire Cold Storage, Swire Cold Storage Vietnam, and United States Cold Storage.
[ii] AGRO Merchants Group’s global space includes ADB Cool Company, AGRO Charleston, Castlecool, Coldstore Urk & Wibaco, Comfrio Soluções Logísticas, Dean’s Services, Europe Total Logistics, Gestíon Frio Algeciras, Harthoorn Logistics, Icestar, LUCCA, Nordic Logistics and Warehousing, Opticool, The Mullica Hill Group, and Wiener Kuehlhaus.
[iii] Nichirei Logistics Group, Inc.’s global space includes Eurofrigo, Frigo Logistics, Godfroy Transport & Entrepôts S.A., HIWA Rotterdam Port Cold Stores.
Last updated on June 28, 2016.