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Passenger Railways in the United Kingdom

Datamonitor's Passenger Railways in the United Kingdom 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 the United Kingdom’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 the United Kingdom
  • 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, Europe consists of Western Europe and Eastern Europe.

Western Europe comprises Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom.

Eastern Europe comprises the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia, and Ukraine.


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
ARRIVA plc
FirstGroup plc
Veolia Environnement
Virgin Rail Group
MARKET FORECASTS
Market value forecast
Market volume forecast
MACROECONOMIC INDICATORS
APPENDIX
Methodology
Industry associations
Disclaimer
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LIST OF TABLES
Table 1: United Kingdom passenger rail sector value: $ million, 2005-09
Table 2: United Kingdom passenger rail sector volume: million passenger kilometers (PKM), 2005-09
Table 3: United Kingdom passenger rail sector segmentation II: % share, by value, 2009
Table 4: ARRIVA plc: key facts
Table 5: ARRIVA plc: key financials ($)
Table 6: ARRIVA plc: key financials (£)
Table 7: ARRIVA plc: key financial ratios
Table 8: FirstGroup plc: key facts
Table 9: FirstGroup plc: key financials ($)
Table 10: FirstGroup plc: key financials (£)
Table 11: FirstGroup plc: key financial ratios
Table 12: Veolia Environnement: key facts
Table 13: Veolia Environnement: key financials ($)
Table 14: Veolia Environnement: key financials (€)
Table 15: Veolia Environnement: key financial ratios
Table 16: Virgin Rail Group: key facts
Table 17: United Kingdom passenger rail sector value forecast: $ million, 2009-14
Table 18: United Kingdom passenger rail sector volume forecast: million passenger kilometers (PKM), 2009-14
Table 19: United Kingdom size of population (million), 2005-09
Table 20: United Kingdom gdp (constant 2000 prices, $ billion), 2005-09
Table 21: United Kingdom gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2005-09
Table 22: United Kingdom inflation, 2005-09
Table 23: United Kingdom consumer price index (absolute), 2005-09
Table 24: United Kingdom exchange rate, 2005-09
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1: United Kingdom passenger rail sector value: $ million, 2005-09
Figure 2: United Kingdom passenger rail sector volume: million passenger kilometers (PKM), 2005-09
Figure 3: United Kingdom passenger rail sector segmentation II: % share, by value, 2009
Figure 4: Forces driving competition in the passenger rail sector in the United Kingdom, 2009
Figure 5: Drivers of buyer power in the passenger rail sector in the United Kingdom, 2009
Figure 6: Drivers of supplier power in the passenger rail sector in the United Kingdom, 2009
Figure 7: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the passenger rail sector in the United Kingdom, 2009
Figure 8: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the passenger rail sector in the United Kingdom, 2009
Figure 9: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the passenger rail sector in the United Kingdom, 2009
Figure 10: ARRIVA plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 11: ARRIVA plc: assets & liabilities
Figure 12: FirstGroup plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 13: FirstGroup plc: assets & liabilities
Figure 14: Veolia Environnement: revenues & profitability
Figure 15: Veolia Environnement: assets & liabilities
Figure 16: United Kingdom passenger rail sector value forecast: $ million, 2009-14
Figure 17: United Kingdom passenger rail sector volume forecast: million passenger kilometers (PKM), 2009-14

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