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Passenger Railways in Japan

Datamonitor's Passenger Railways in Japan industry profile is an essential resource for top-level data and analysis covering the Passenger Railways industry. It includes data on market size and segmentation, plus textual and graphical analysis of the key trends and competitive landscape, leading companies and demographic information.

Scope

  • Contains an executive summary and data on value, volume and/or segmentation
  • Provides textual analysis of Passenger Railways in Japan’s recent performance and future prospects
  • Incorporates in-depth five forces competitive environment analysis and scorecards
  • Includes a five-year forecast of Passenger Railways in Japan
  • The leading companies are profiled with supporting key financial metrics
  • Supported by the key macroeconomic and demographic data affecting the market
Highlights
  • Detailed information is included on market size, measured by value and/or volume
  • Five forces scorecards provide an accessible yet in depth view of the market’s competitive landscape
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Market Definition

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 2009 annual average exchange rates.

For the purposes of this report, Asia-Pacific comprises Australia, China, India, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, and Taiwan.


EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
MARKET OVERVIEW
Market definition
Research highlights
Market analysis
MARKET VALUE
MARKET VOLUME
MARKET SEGMENTATION II
FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Substitutes
Rivalry
LEADING COMPANIES
Central Japan Railway Company
East Japan Railway Company
Kintetsu Corporation
West Japan Railway Company
MARKET FORECASTS
Market value forecast
Market volume forecast
MACROECONOMIC INDICATORS
APPENDIX
Methodology
Industry associations
Disclaimer
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LIST OF TABLES
Table 1: Japan passenger rail sector value: $ million, 2005-09
Table 2: Japan passenger rail sector volume: million passenger kilometers (PKM), 2005-09
Table 3: Japan passenger rail sector segmentation II: % share, by value, 2009
Table 4: Central Japan Railway Company: key facts
Table 5: Central Japan Railway Company: key financials ($)
Table 6: Central Japan Railway Company: key financials (¥)
Table 7: Central Japan Railway Company: key financial ratios
Table 8: East Japan Railway Company: key facts
Table 9: East Japan Railway Company: key financials ($)
Table 10: East Japan Railway Company: key financials (¥)
Table 11: East Japan Railway Company: key financial ratios
Table 12: Kintetsu Corporation: key facts
Table 13: West Japan Railway Company: key facts
Table 14: West Japan Railway Company: key financials ($)
Table 15: West Japan Railway Company: key financials (¥)
Table 16: West Japan Railway Company: key financial ratios
Table 17: Japan passenger rail sector value forecast: $ million, 2009-14
Table 18: Japan passenger rail sector volume forecast: million passenger kilometers (PKM), 2009-14
Table 19: Japan size of population (million), 2005-09
Table 20: Japan gdp (constant 2000 prices, $ billion), 2005-09
Table 21: Japan gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2005-09
Table 22: Japan inflation, 2005-09
Table 23: Japan consumer price index (absolute), 2005-09
Table 24: Japan exchange rate, 2005-09
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1: Japan passenger rail sector value: $ million, 2005-09
Figure 2: Japan passenger rail sector volume: million passenger kilometers (PKM), 2005-09
Figure 3: Japan passenger rail sector segmentation II: % share, by value, 2009
Figure 4: Forces driving competition in the passenger rail sector in Japan, 2009
Figure 5: Drivers of buyer power in the passenger rail sector in Japan, 2009
Figure 6: Drivers of supplier power in the passenger rail sector in Japan, 2009
Figure 7: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the passenger rail sector in Japan, 2009
Figure 8: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the passenger rail sector in Japan, 2009
Figure 9: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the passenger rail sector in Japan, 2009
Figure 10: Central Japan Railway Company: revenues & profitability
Figure 11: Central Japan Railway Company: assets & liabilities
Figure 12: East Japan Railway Company: revenues & profitability
Figure 13: East Japan Railway Company: assets & liabilities
Figure 14: West Japan Railway Company: revenues & profitability
Figure 15: West Japan Railway Company: assets & liabilities
Figure 16: Japan passenger rail sector value forecast: $ million, 2009-14
Figure 17: Japan passenger rail sector volume forecast: million passenger kilometers (PKM), 2009-14

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