UK | Logistics
At a glance Q4 2017
Industrial and Logistics Review - January 2018Following on from the record breaking take-up witnessed in 2016, take-up in 2017 reached 24.5 m sq ft, 4.6% below the five-year annual average.
- Take-up in 2017 reached 24.5 m sq ft, 4.6% below the five-year annual average and 26.4% below the extraordinary levels of 2016.
- Total Industrial investment volumes topped £10.9 bn, up 80% on 2016. However, these volumes were skewed by China Investment Corporation’s acquisition of Logicor, whose UK assets were valued at circa £2.39 bn. Investor appetite for Distribution Warehouses reached £6.9 bn, up 118% on 2016 levels.