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Global Railway Propulsion Systems Market 2018-2022

Global Railway Propulsion Systems Market 2018-2022

About Railway Propulsion Systems

Railway propulsion system is a set of interconnected components that are used to drive locomotives, carriages and wagons. The market covers the propulsion system which consists of diesel or electric locomotive, an alternator to convert mechanical energy to electric energy and a traction motor to transfer electric energy to wheels of rolling stock using axle and driving gear units.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global railway propulsion systems market to grow at a CAGR of 2.54% during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global railway propulsion systems market for 2018-2022. This railway propulsion systems industry research report provides a detailed analysis of the market by application (diesel locomotives and electric locomotives) and geography (the Americas, APAC, and EMEA).

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Railway Propulsion Systems Market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • ABB
  • ALSTOM
  • Bombardier
  • CRRC
  • GENERAL ELECTRIC
  • Hitachi
Market driver
  • Increased government spending on railway projects
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Stringent emission norms for locomotives
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Emergence of titling and driverless trains
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2022 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Related market
      • Table Global railway propulsion systems market
    • 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 (units)
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing 2017
    • Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global railway propulsion systems market - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (thousand units)
      • Table Global railway propulsion systems 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 Global railway propulsion systems market by application - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by application
      • Table Comparison by application
    • Global railway propulsion systems market by diesel locomotives
      • Table Global railway propulsion systems market by diesel locomotives - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (thousand units)
      • Table Global railway propulsion systems market by diesel locomotives - Year over year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Global railway propulsion systems market by electric locomotives
      • Table Global railway propulsion systems market by electric locomotives - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (thousand units)
      • Table Advantages of electric locomotives
      • Table Global railway propulsion systems market by electric locomotives - 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 propulsion systems market by geography - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • Railway propulsion systems market in Americas
      • Table Railway propulsion systems market in Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (thousand units)
      • Table Investment in railway infrastructure development
      • Table Railway propulsion systems market in Americas - Year over year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Railway propulsion systems market in EMEA
      • Table Railway propulsion systems market in EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (thousand units)
      • Table Investment in railway infrastructure development
      • Table Railway propulsion systems market in EMEA - Year over year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Railway propulsion systems market in APAC
      • Table Railway propulsion systems market in APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (thousand units)
      • Table Railway propulsion systems market in APAC - 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
  • Market trends
    • Emergence of maglev trains
    • Increasing use of alternative fuel in locomotives
    • Emergence of tilting and driverless trains
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • ABB
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table ABB - Business segments
      • Table ABB - Organizational developments
      • Table ABB - Geographic focus
      • Table ABB - Segment focus
      • Table ABB - Key offerings
    • ALSTOM
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Alstom - Business segments
      • Table Alstom - Organizational developments
      • Table Alstom - Geographic focus
      • Table Alstom - Segment focus
      • Table Alstom - Key offerings
    • Bombardier
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Bombardier - Business segments
      • Table Bombardier - Organizational developments
      • Table Bombardier - Geographic focus
      • Table Bombardier - Segment focus
      • Table Bombardier - Key offerings
    • CRRC
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table CRRC - Business segments
      • Table CRRC - Organizational developments
      • Table CRRC - Geographic focus
      • Table CRRC - Segment focus
      • Table CRRC - Key offerings
    • General Electric
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table General Electric - Business segments
      • Table General Electric - Organizational developments
      • Table General Electric - Geographic focus
      • Table General Electric - Segment focus
      • Table General Electric - Key offerings
    • Hitachi
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Hitachi - Business segments
      • Table Hitachi - Organizational developments
      • Table Hitachi - Geographic focus
      • Table Hitachi - Segment focus
      • Table Hitachi - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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