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Public Transportation in Canada - Industry Market Research Report

Public Transportation in Canada

Participants in the Public Transportation industry in Canada operate passenger transit systems over fixed routes and regular schedules within a metropolitan area. Transportation systems involve multiple modes of transportation, including subways, streetcars and buses. Most routes transport individuals over short distances for relatively inexpensive fares. Due to the high capital costs associated with running a large public transportation system, most industry operators rely on government subsidies. As a result, government funding is a key driver of industry revenue. In addition to government funding, ridership rates fuel industry revenue. Over the five years to 2024, IBISWorld expects government funding and ridership rates to continue increasing, positively affecting industry revenue.

This industry operates local and suburban passenger transit systems. This includes light rail, subways, streetcars and buses. These establishments operate with fixed routes and schedules and enable passengers to pay on a per-trip basis, whether or not they also accept payment methods such as monthly passes.

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


ABOUT THIS INDUSTRY
Industry Definition
Main Activities
Similar Industries
Additional Resources

INDUSTRY AT A GLANCE

INDUSTRY PERFORMANCE
Executive Summary
Key External Drivers
Current Performance
Industry Outlook
Industry Life Cycle

PRODUCTS & MARKETS
Supply Chain
Products & Services
Demand Determinants
Major Markets
International Trade
Business Locations

COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
Market Share Concentration
Key Success Factors
Cost Structure Benchmarks
Basis of Competition
Barriers to Entry
Industry Globalization

MAJOR COMPANIES

OPERATING CONDITIONS
Capital Intensity
Technology & Systems
Revenue Volatility
Regulation & Policy
Industry Assistance

KEY STATISTICS
Industry Data
Annual Change
Key Ratios

JARGON & GLOSSARY

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