New ARC study: Implico remains market leader of terminal automation systems in EMEA
Over 23 percent market share in Europe, Middle East & Africa
In the past years, the ARC market study has analyzed recent market developments, examined related technology and business trends, identified leading providers and provided five-year forecasts for the terminal automation system market. The new study is based on the industry-leading ARC market research database, extensive primary and secondary research and ARC’s proprietary economic modeling techniques.
The latest issue of the study consists of a 24-page market analysis report and a comprehensive Excel worksheet with additional data containing information about market share by region or by the type of service provided, for example. In the EMEA region, Implico is the clear leader with a market share of 23.75 percent. The company was even able to extend its leadership position compared to the previous issue of the study. Worldwide, Implico has a 10.51 percent market share in consulting services (IT consultancy and process optimization), making it number one by a considerable margin.
“We are very proud that we were able to maintain our market leadership in the EMEA region,” said Michael Martens, Managing Partner at Implico. “It shows us that our state-of-the-art solutions are meeting the needs of the tank terminal industry.” Implico’s OpenTAS terminal management system is a complete package of solutions for automating processes in the oil and gas downstream industry. The iGOS solution supports companies in transferring all of their business processes to the cloud where they can be used comfortably, cost-efficiently and flexibly based on a software-as-a-service model.
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The latest “Terminal Automation Systems” market study by ARC is available at: www.arcweb.com/market-studies/pages/terminal-automation-systems.aspx
The Implico Group optimizes logistics and business processes for oil and gas downstream companies. The international consulting and software company with its headquarters in Hamburg, Germany, has subsidiaries in Malaysia, Romania and the USA. Founded in 1983, the company today employs around 200 staff.
Implico provides consulting services, data services and software solutions for the entire supply chain - from forecasting, order entry, dispatching and tour optimization to data collation and invoicing. Leading oil and gas companies all over the world trust in Implico's industry expertise and high-performance IT solutions including OpenTAS®, SAP® SDM, SAP® RFNO and iGOS.
OpenTAS automates the storage and transportation of hydrocarbons for refineries, tank farms, and service station networks. SAP SDM (Secondary Distribution Management) steers and optimizes the complete order-to-cash process. SDM RFNO (Retail Fuel Network Operations) automates all payment and quantity flows of service station networks. iGOS (Implico Global Operation Services) offers innovative downstream solutions out of the Cloud.
Implico is a Microsoft Gold Partner, a Software Development Partner of SAP and a member of the Oracle PartnerNetwork. The company has been recognized for its products and services on numerous occasions, e.g. for Supply Chain Management Software and as Oil & Gas Logistics Company of the Year 2015.