Australia is consuming more fresh food than ever before and cold storage facilities across the country are in high demand.
Over the past several years, cold storage and temperature controlled facilities have benefitted from capitalisation rate compression to the same extent as ambient logistics assets.
Consequently the sector has seen a huge inflow of institutional capital both globally and here in Australia. Most major investment groups have an allocation to cold storage in their portfolios, including Goodman, Blackstone, Charter Hall, Dexus and Mapletree.
View a short video summarising the growth of the sector below.
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