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Passenger Rail in the United Kingdom

Introduction

Passenger Rail in the United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom 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 UK passenger rail sector is expected to generate total revenues of $15.9bn in 2014, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.5% between 2010 and 2014.
  • Sector consumption volume is forecast to increase with a CAGR of 3.6% between 2010 and 2014, to reach a total of 64.2 billion PKM in 2014.
  • The performance of the sector is forecast to decelerate, with an anticipated CAGR of 7.1% for the five-year period 2014 - 2019, which is expected to drive the sector to a value of $22.4bn 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 United Kingdom passenger rail market with five year forecasts

Macroeconomic indicators provide insight into general trends within the United Kingdom economy

Key Questions Answered

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

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

What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the United Kingdom 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
Deutsche Bahn AG
FirstGroup plc
Go-Ahead Group plc
Stagecoach Group plc
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country Data
Appendix
Methodology
Industry associations
Related MarketLine research
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1: United Kingdom passenger rail sector value: $ billion, 2010–14
Table 2: United Kingdom passenger rail sector volume: million pkm, 2010–14
Table 3: United Kingdom passenger rail sector geography segmentation: $ billion, 2014
Table 4: United Kingdom passenger rail sector value forecast: $ billion, 2014–19
Table 5: United Kingdom passenger rail sector volume forecast: million pkm, 2014–19
Table 6: Deutsche Bahn AG: key facts
Table 7: Deutsche Bahn AG: key financials ($)
Table 8: Deutsche Bahn AG: key financials (€)
Table 9: Deutsche Bahn AG: key financial ratios
Table 10: FirstGroup plc: key facts
Table 11: FirstGroup plc: key financials ($)
Table 12: FirstGroup plc: key financials (£)
Table 13: FirstGroup plc: key financial ratios
Table 14: Go-Ahead Group plc: key facts
Table 15: Go-Ahead Group plc: key financials ($)
Table 16: Go-Ahead Group plc: key financials (£)
Table 17: Go-Ahead Group plc: key financial ratios
Table 18: Stagecoach Group plc: key facts
Table 19: Stagecoach Group plc: key financials ($)
Table 20: Stagecoach Group plc: key financials (£)
Table 21: Stagecoach Group plc: key financial ratios
Table 22: United Kingdom size of population (million), 2010–14
Table 23: United Kingdom gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2010–14
Table 24: United Kingdom gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2010–14
Table 25: United Kingdom inflation, 2010–14
Table 26: United Kingdom consumer price index (absolute), 2010–14
Table 27: United Kingdom exchange rate, 2010–14
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1: United Kingdom passenger rail sector value: $ billion, 2010–14
Figure 2: United Kingdom passenger rail sector volume: million pkm, 2010–14
Figure 3: United Kingdom passenger rail sector geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2014
Figure 4: United Kingdom passenger rail sector value forecast: $ billion, 2014–19
Figure 5: United Kingdom passenger rail sector volume forecast: million pkm, 2014–19
Figure 6: Forces driving competition in the passenger rail sector in the United Kingdom, 2014
Figure 7: Drivers of buyer power in the passenger rail sector in the United Kingdom, 2014
Figure 8: Drivers of supplier power in the passenger rail sector in the United Kingdom, 2014
Figure 9: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the passenger rail sector in the United Kingdom, 2014
Figure 10: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the passenger rail sector in the United Kingdom, 2014
Figure 11: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the passenger rail sector in the United Kingdom, 2014
Figure 12: Deutsche Bahn AG: revenues & profitability
Figure 13: Deutsche Bahn AG: assets & liabilities
Figure 14: FirstGroup plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 15: FirstGroup plc: assets & liabilities
Figure 16: Go-Ahead Group plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 17: Go-Ahead Group plc: assets & liabilities
Figure 18: Stagecoach Group plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 19: Stagecoach Group plc: assets & liabilities

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