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The Amazon era is making Vancouver, B.C., the world’s hottest warehouse market

A runner cruises down the waterfront trail at Stanley Park in Vancouver, B. C. Tuesday, March 14, 2017.  The Vancouver skyline is at top of frame.

The Canadian city had the biggest surge globally in lease rates. IKEA, BMW and Amazon are among companies that have snapped up the biggest industrial and logistics spaces, according to a data report.

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