Global Rail Freight industry guide provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2008-12, and forecast to 2017). The guide also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.
Scope of this research
Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, and leading players in the global rail freight sector
Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the global rail freight sector
Leading company profiles reveal details of key rail freight sector players' global operations and financial performance
Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the sector with five year forecasts by both value and volume
Research and analysis highlights
The global rail freight sector is expected to generate total revenues of $205.8 billion in 2012, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6% between 2008 and 2012.
Sector consumption volumes are forecast to increase with a CAGR of 4.7% between 2008 and 2012, to reach a total of 11,698.4 billion FTK in 2012.
The performance of the sector is forecast to accelerate, with an anticipated CAGR of 7.1% for the five-year period 2012 - 2017, which is expected to drive the sector to a value of $290 billion by the end of 2017.
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What was the size of the global rail freight sector by value in 2012?
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How has the market performed over the last five years?
How large is the global rail freight sector in relation to its regional counterparts?
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