This report forecasts total world demand in 2018 for buses by product, fuel type, and major world region in units. Product segments include motor coaches, transit buses, and other buses. Reported fuel types encompass diesel, gasoline, compressed natural gas/liquefied natural gas, and hybrid/electric. Major world regions include North America, Western Europe, Asia/Pacific, and all other regions. Demand by product segment is also forecast for each major world region.
To illustrate historical trends world, product, fuel type, and regional demand (including product segments) are provided for 2008 and 2013. Finally, world production is segmented by major world region and provided for 2008, 2013, and 2018.
Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading firms competing to serve global demand. A one-page, introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 30-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.