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Passenger Rail in Canada

Introduction

Passenger Rail in Canada industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2010-14, and forecast to 2019). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the Canada passenger rail market. Includes market size data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Highlights

  • The passenger rail sector consists of all passenger transport by 'heavy rail' services, including international, inter-city, regional, and suburban trains (Commuter trains in US terminology are included). However, light rail, tram/streetcar, Metro/Subway, and similar trains are not included. Sector volumes are given in passenger-kilometers (PKM) and international traffic is counted in the country of origin. Sector values in the report consist of revenues generated by operating companies through ticket sales, and so exclude state subsidies. All currency conversions used in the creation of the report have been calculated using constant 2013 annual average exchange rates.
  • The Canadian passenger rail sector is forecast to generate total revenues of $0.5bn in 2014, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -0.4% between 2010 and 2014.
  • Sector consumption volume is forecast to decline with a CARC of -1.1% between 2010 and 2014, to reach a total of 1.4 billion PKM in 2014.
  • The performance of the sector is forecast to accelerate, with an anticipated compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.8% for the five-year period 2014 - 2019, which is expected to drive the sector to a value of $0.7bn by the end of 2019.
Features

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Leading company profiles reveal details of key passenger rail market players’ global operations and financial performance

Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the Canada passenger rail market with five year forecasts

Macroeconomic indicators provide insight into general trends within the Canada economy

Key Questions Answered

What was the size of the Canada passenger rail market by value in 2014?

What will be the size of the Canada passenger rail market in 2019?

What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the Canada passenger rail market?

How has the market performed over the last five years?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Market volume
Market volume forecast
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market volume
Market Segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Market volume forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Agence Métropolitaine de Transport (AMT)
VIA Rail Canada Inc.
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country Data
Appendix
Methodology
Industry associations
Related MarketLine research
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1: Canada passenger rail sector value: $ million, 2010–14
Table 2: Canada passenger rail sector volume: million pkm, 2010–14
Table 3: Canada passenger rail sector geography segmentation: $ million, 2014
Table 4: Canada passenger rail sector value forecast: $ million, 2014–19
Table 5: Canada passenger rail sector volume forecast: million pkm, 2014–19
Table 6: Agence Métropolitaine de Transport (AMT) : key facts
Table 7: Agence Métropolitaine de Transport (AMT) : key financials ($)
Table 8: Agence Métropolitaine de Transport (AMT) : key financials (C$)
Table 9: Agence Métropolitaine de Transport (AMT) : key financial ratios
Table 10: VIA Rail Canada Inc.: key facts
Table 11: VIA Rail Canada Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 12: VIA Rail Canada Inc.: key financials (C$)
Table 13: VIA Rail Canada Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 14: Canada size of population (million), 2010–14
Table 15: Canada gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2010–14
Table 16: Canada gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2010–14
Table 17: Canada inflation, 2010–14
Table 18: Canada consumer price index (absolute), 2010–14
Table 19: Canada exchange rate, 2010–14
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1: Canada passenger rail sector value: $ million, 2010–14
Figure 2: Canada passenger rail sector volume: million pkm, 2010–14
Figure 3: Canada passenger rail sector geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2014
Figure 4: Canada passenger rail sector value forecast: $ million, 2014–19
Figure 5: Canada passenger rail sector volume forecast: million pkm, 2014–19
Figure 6: Forces driving competition in the passenger rail sector in Canada, 2014
Figure 7: Drivers of buyer power in the passenger rail sector in Canada, 2014
Figure 8: Drivers of supplier power in the passenger rail sector in Canada, 2014
Figure 9: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the passenger rail sector in Canada, 2014
Figure 10: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the passenger rail sector in Canada, 2014
Figure 11: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the passenger rail sector in Canada, 2014
Figure 12: Agence Métropolitaine de Transport (AMT) : revenues & profitability
Figure 13: Agence Métropolitaine de Transport (AMT) : assets & liabilities
Figure 14: VIA Rail Canada Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 15: VIA Rail Canada Inc.: assets & liabilities

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