The global market for high-speed rail totaled $102.3 billion in 2013 and $112.0 billion in 2014. This market is expected to reach $133.4 billion by 2019, registering a compound annual growth (CAGR) of 3.6% over the next five years.
This report provides:
An overview of the global markets and technologies for high-speed rail
Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2013, estimates for 2014, and projections of CAGRs through 2019.
Information on the main types of high-speed rail tracks including dedicated, mixed, mixed conventional, and fully mixed.
Analysis of key market drivers including urbanization, mega cities, Asia booming, increasing fuel prices, geographic variety, innovating towards zero emissions, and others
A look at the market's inhibitors including cost and time, EPA standards, and high-speed rail safety standards
Profiles of major players and vendors in the industry
SCOPE OF THE REPORT
The scope of this report is broad and covers different types of high-speed rail tracks used globally in operating different types of high-speed train sets. The market is broken down by high-speed rail under operation, high-speed rail track expansion and different maintenance expenditures on high-speed rail. The market for high-speed rail is also estimated by regional market for track construction, fleet and maintenance. Revenue forecasts from 2014 to 2019 are given for each estimate of high-speed rail market segments.
The report also includes a discussion of the major players in each of the regional markets for high-speed rails. It explains the major market drivers of the global high-speed industry, the current trends within the industry, major industry challenges and the regional dynamics of the global high-speed rail market. The report concludes with a focus on the supplier landscape, including detailed profiles of the major vendors in the high-speed rail industry globally, and a discussion of the market share of the major players by region.