Debate: Will delivery UAVs scale by 2030?

July 2019

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), commonly known as drones, are a hot topic of debate. McKinsey asked two professionals close to the issue to weigh in on whether they believe UAVs will gain traction and claim a significant share of urban deliveries by 2030.

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A look at countries that have embraced modular construction reveals that two critical conditions—labor dynamics and housing demand—predict adoption, though other factors can also play a big role.

Nick Bertram, Jan Mischke, Maria João Ribeirinho, and Gernot Strube, McKinsey & Company

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Tony Hansen, Global Infrastructure Initiative

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Real-estate developers are in prime position to lead the shift to modular construction. Crafting their product strategies and supplier partnerships are good places to start.

Nick Bertram, Jan Mischke, and Erik Sjödin, McKinsey & Company

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