24 reports

  • Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Introduction

In 2015, rail transport contributed to less than ##%, whereas road transport contributed to about ##% of the global carbon dioxide emissions.

  • Rolling Stock
  • China
  • World
  • Forecast
  • Trade
  • CHALLENGES
  • 10.1 Factors impacting market growth

One of the main reasons that road transport is opted for transporting cargo is the limited number of freight rail services in the country.

  • Freight
  • Locomotive
  • Rolling Stock
  • World
  • Forecast
  • Market challenges
  • Fuel efficiency for rail freight transport in US 1990-2015 (tons of miles per gallon)

One of the main reasons that road transport is opted for transporting cargo is the limited number of freight rail services within the country.

  • Freight
  • Locomotive
  • Rolling Stock
  • World
  • Market Size

Transport can be by air, road, or train, but its effect on the environment and efficiency matters.

  • Rolling Stock
  • World
  • Alstom SA
  • General Electric Company
  • Hitachi, Ltd.

The growing traffic on roads has resulted in people preferring public transport over personal transport.

  • Rolling Stock
  • World
  • Forecast
  • Hitachi, Ltd.
  • Ingersoll-Rand plc
  • Percentage of CO2 emissions in transport segment for 2016 (% share)
  • FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS

One of the main reasons that road transport is opted for transporting cargo is the limited number of freight rail services within the country.

  • Lighting
  • Locomotive
  • Rolling Stock
  • World
  • OSRAM Licht AG

As per a research study published by European Automobile Manufacturers Association, ##% of road transport is carried over a distance of ## km or less-to the routes where no other means of transport is available.

  • Rolling Stock
  • Knorr-Bremse Group
  • Meritor, Inc.
  • WABCO Holdings Inc.
  • Wabtec Corporation
  • TRACTION TRANSFORMER MARKET FOR ELECTRIC LOCOMOTIVES, BY TYPE, 2013-2022 (USD MILLION)
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

There is a growing demand to move freight by rail because of the high cost of transportation by road.

  • Rolling Stock
  • ABB Ltd.
  • Alstom SA
  • Mitsubishi Corporation
  • Siemens AG

It is the first metro in India that integrates and connects different modes of transport like rail, road, and water transport.

  • Passenger Rail Transport
  • Rolling Stock
  • World
  • Alstom SA
  • Mitsubishi Corporation

The plunge in fuel prices is also prompting an increase in number of people to choose trains over road or air transports.

  • Rolling Stock
  • World
  • Market Size
  • Exide Industries Limited
  • Saft Group

Railway transport is six times more energy efficient than road transport.

  • Network Equipment
  • Rail Transportation
  • Rolling Stock
  • World
  • Forecast
  • Market trends
  • Market drivers

With the growing population moving toward urban areas, the demand for road transportation services has increased.

  • Rolling Stock
  • World
  • Market Size
  • Alstom SA
  • Mitsubishi Corporation

At present, the rail industry in Asia has a low concentration as most of the Asian countries rely on sea freight and road transportation compared with rail.

  • Coal
  • Rail Transportation
  • Rolling Stock
  • Demand
  • ThyssenKrupp AG
  • Identifying factors impacting market growth

Electric trains are cheaper than air transport and less prone to congestion, as is the challenge in road transport.

  • Rolling Stock
  • World
  • General Electric Company
  • Mitsubishi Corporation
  • Toshiba Corporation
  • Geographical segmentation

In terms of investments made in infrastructure development, the railways come second after road transport.

  • Rolling Stock
  • World
  • Forecast
  • Market Size
  • Supply

Increases in fuel prices make both road and air transportation less competitive against rail transport for both passenger and freight.

  • Rolling Stock
  • United States
  • Demand
  • Forecast
  • Trade

It is estimated that rail transportation is three times more fuel efficient than road transportation per ton.

  • Rail
  • Rail Transportation
  • Rolling Stock
  • United States
  • Demand

Rapid transit vehicles use electricity for operation and consume one-fifth of the energy per passenger kilometer as compared to road-based transport systems.

  • Rail Transportation
  • Rolling Stock
  • United States
  • Market Size
  • MARKET TRENDS

In the near future freight rail will increasingly be seen as a viable option to road transport - moving more freight from road to rail.

  • Rail Transportation
  • Rolling Stock
  • Australia
  • Supply
  • GOVERNMENT INITIATIVES FOR DEVELOPMENT OF RAILWAY INFRASTRUCTURE

In addition, the two long tunnels through the Alps (Gotthard and Lotschberg routes) are designed to increase the productivity of freight rail and make freight transportation more competitive over road transportation.

  • Rolling Stock
  • Demand
  • Forecast
  • Market Size
  • ThyssenKrupp AG
  • MARKET TRENDS

Additionally, lower fuel prices brought down road freight costs, leading to a shift from rail to road-based transportation in China.

  • Rail Transportation
  • Rolling Stock
  • China
  • Supply
  • Trade
  • PRODUCTION TRENDS

Réseau Ferré de France (RFF) and the Groupement national des transports combinés (GNTC) cooperated in the development of a combined rail-road transport and longer trains.

  • Rail Transportation
  • Rolling Stock
  • France
  • Supply
  • Alstom SA
  • 4.1. Local

South Africa has the highest logistics costs in the world and that freight transportation by road costs five times more than ##. ##.

  • Locomotive
  • Rail
  • Rolling Stock
  • Supply
  • Transnet Limited

The company also provides sea freight and road transport modals.

  • Freight
  • Rail Transportation
  • Rolling Stock
  • M&A
  • Joint-Stock Company