Automated Fare Collection (AFC) - Global Market Outlook (2017-2023)
According to Stratistics MRC, the Global Automated Fare Collection (AFC) Market is accounted for $6.38 billion in 2016 and is expected to reach $15.83 billion by 2023 growing at a CAGR of 13.9% during the forecast period. Demand for congestion free transportation systems, reduction in environmental pollution and support from various governments to invest on automated fare collection system are some factors driving the market growth. However, high installation cost and slow growth in emerging countries are hampering the market. Fare collection technology platforms and developments in developing economies will provide ample opportunity for the market to grow.
On the basis of components, the hardware segment retains the largest market share in automated fare collection industry and is expected to maintain its leading position during the forecast period owing to development in Europe and Asia Pacific region.
In terms of geography, North America region has been an extremely open and competitive market with regards to the adoption of AFC solutions across major industry applications. This region has been particularly responsive toward adopting the latest technological advancements, such as NFC and magnetic stripes. Moreover, strict government standards and regulations framed for various industries have also driven the growth of this region.
Some of the key players in this market include Omron Corp, NXP Semiconductors, LG Corporation, GMV, Atos SE, Samsung, Cubic Transportation Systems, Scheidt & Bachmann, Fare Logistics, Siemens AG, Advanced Card Systems, Sony Corporation, Trapeze Group, Vix Technology, Thales Group, Singapore Technologies Electronics Limited Xerox Corporation, Nippon Signal, Masabi Ltd., Indra Sistemas SA, iBlocks Limited and ST Electronics.
Service Types Covered: • System Implementation • Training, Support, and Maintenance • Managed Services • Consulting
Applications Covered: • Theme Park • Parking • Rail and Transport • Other Applications
End Users Covered: • Retail • Transportation and Logistics • Media and Entertainment • Government • Other End Users
Systems Covered: • Fare gates • Ticket vending machine • IC cards • Ticket office machine
Technologies covered: • Near-Field Communication (NFC) • Smart Card • Optical character recognition (OCR) • Other Technologies
Components covered: • Software • Hardware
Regions Covered: • North America US Canada Mexico • Europe Germany France Italy UK Spain Rest of Europe • Asia Pacific Japan China India Australia New Zealand Rest of Asia Pacific • South America Argentina Brazil Chile Rest of South America • Middle East & Africa Saudi Arabia UAE Qatar South Africa Rest of Middle East & Africa
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