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Global Railway Network Cables Market 2018-2022

Global Railway Network Cables Market 2018-2022

About this market

Emergence of battery electric locomotives to drive growth in the market. A battery electric locomotive is an electrically driven railcar, which derives power (electricity) for traction from inbuilt rechargeable batteries. An advantage of battery electric locomotive is that it does not need to burn fossil fuel to generate power, thereby eliminating direct emissions, exhaust gases, noise, and fuel storage.

Technavio’s analysts have predicted that the railway network cables market will register a CAGR of close to 6% by 2022.

Market Overview

Smart railways gaining popularity

The rise in air traffic and congestion have made rail transport a feasible alternative, in both advanced and emerging economies such as India and China.

Growing popularity of low-cost airlines

railway operators and systems are facing increasing competition from low-cost airline especially in Europe and Asia, which is rapidly becoming a major challenge for the railway industry.

For the detailed list of factors that will drive and challenge the growth of the railway network cables market during the 2018-2022, view our report.

Competitive Landscape

The market appears to be fragmented and with the presence of several companies including SAB Bröckskes and Tecnikabel the competitive environment is quite intense. Factors such as the rising popularity of smart railways and the emergence of battery electric locomotives, will provide considerable growth opportunities to railway network cables manufactures. Eland Cables, Hitachi Metals, NEXANS, Prysmian Group, SAB Bröckskes, and Tecnikabel are some of the major companies covered in this report.


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Parent market
      • Table Global connected rail solutions market: Segmentation
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Market definition – Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2017
      • Table Market size 2017
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing 2017
    • Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global railway network cables market – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Global railway network cables market – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2017
    • Table Five forces analysis 2022
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition
      • Table Market condition - Five forces 2017
  • Market segmentation by application
    • Segmentation by application
      • Table Application – Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by application
      • Table Comparison by application
    • Power cables – Market size and forecast 2017- 2022
      • Table Power cables – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Power cables – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Signal and communication cables – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Signal and communication cables – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Signal and communication cables – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by application
      • Table Market opportunity by application
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Global railway network cables market – Market share by geography 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • APAC – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table APAC – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table APAC – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • EMEA – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table EMEA – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table EMEA – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Americas – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Americas – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Americas – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
      • Table Price of aluminum and copper 2014-2016 ($/mt and $/dmt)
  • Market trends
    • Emergence of high-speed rail network
    • Emergence of battery electric locomotives
    • Ingress of IoT technology in railways
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive scenario
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • Eland Cables
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Eland Cables – Organizational developments
      • Table Eland Cables – Key offerings
    • Hitachi Metals
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Hitachi Metals – Business segments
      • Table Hitachi Metals – Organizational developments
      • Table Hitachi Metals – Geographic focus
      • Table Hitachi Metals – Segment focus
      • Table Hitachi Metals – Key offerings
    • NEXANS
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table NEXANS – Business segments
      • Table NEXANS – Organizational developments
      • Table NEXANS – Geographic focus
      • Table NEXANS – Segment focus
      • Table NEXANS – Key offerings
    • Prysmian Group
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Prysmian Group – Business segments
      • Table Prysmian Group – Organizational developments
      • Table Prysmian Group – Geographic focus
      • Table Prysmian Group – Segment focus
      • Table Prysmian Group – Key offerings
    • SAB Bröckskes
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table SAB Bröckskes – Organizational developments
      • Table SAB Bröckskes – Key offerings
    • Tecnikabel
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Tecnikabel – Organizational developments
      • Table Tecnikabel – Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
  • Explore Technavio

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