- Autonomous transport and assisted picking in warehouses
- Autonomous outdoor logistics like yard, harbor and airport operations
- Assisted highway trucking and convoying in line-haul transportation
- Last-mile delivery
The report lists a wide range of crucial benefits of self-drivingvehicles including improved road safety, greater fuel efficiency and reduced environmental impact. However, as the trend report explains, autonomous technologies still have some way to go before reaching full maturity. Considerable catching up is also required regarding regulations, public acceptance, and issues of liability. Despite these barriers, some compelling use cases have already emerged, clearly indicating that many organizations are willing to develop and deploy self-driving technologies.
Read the complete report here.