Asia Pacific ViewPoint - Industry 4.0 marks inflection point for industrial real estate and valuations July 2018
Industry 4.0 is driving significant change within the industrial and logistics property sector. With new technologies being adopted across a range of industry sectors and geographies, both the demand and supply sides of the business are experiencing multiple inflection points.
This ViewPoint by CBRE Research and CBRE Valuations & Advisory Services identifies the key industrial real estate impacts of the latest Industry 4.0 related technology trends; explains how they will impact the development of upcoming industrial real estate facilities; and envisions their influence on property valuations.
It is imperative that industrial investors and developers understand the long-term and structural consequences of Industry 4.0 as the property sector transitions into this new era. Developing industrial real estate into a strong and sustainable product capable of withstanding the impact of impending technological change will be critical.