Project Insight - Global Railway Construction Projects

Published: September 2017
No. of Pages: 44

The report provides detailed market analysis, information and insights based on 1726 CIC projects in the Global market. The report provides detailed metrics on global and the region's railway construction projects (as tracked by CIC) split by country, type and value. Detailed metrics are also provided for the top 10 countries.

Timetric’s Construction Intelligence Center (CIC) is currently tracking railway construction projects globally with a total value of US$5.15 trillion. Of this US$3.10 trillion is in pre-execution stages.

Asia-Pacfic accounts for the highest share with US$2.68 trillion. Europe is in second place, with projects with a value of US$1.13 trillion, ahead of the Americas in third with projects valued at US$800.9 billion.

Overall this pipeline of projects, based on projects with railway length data, equates to 281,137km of railways being added, including 131,050km in Asia-Pacific alone. The highest value of projects tracked are high speed railways with a value of US$1.80 trillion followed by mass rail transit/ metros with a value of US$1.43 trillion.

The largest projects currently in execution are the US$157.0 billion Moscow-Yekaterinburg High Speed Railway Line in Russia and the US$152.2 billion DoIT – Brisbane to Melbourne High Speed Railway Link.

The report provides a detailed analysis of 1726 projects tracked by CIC between announced and execution, illustrating pipelines by region and key country by stage, funding type, and listing the top 50 projects globally and top ten for each country. Railway length and type eg high speed is provided if known.

Reasons To Buy
Providing insight into main drivers of activity and forecasts for the railway construction sector. Gives analysis of key trends and projects by value for the global market, regions and top 10 countries enabling clients to target products and services for each type of project. Listing of main projects by value for the sector showing country, stage, railway length and type (if known). Further analysis is provided by 8 sectors of railway, eg hgh speed
The report enables clients to plan campaigns by country and target specific project opportunities. Purchasers of the report will also receive the Excel sheet showing full details for the 1726 projects analyzed.

Key Highlights
The highest value of projects are at the execution stage, with US$2.05 trillion, followed by projects at the planning stage with US$1.34 trillion. China leads the global project pipeline, with projects valued at US$1.35 trillion, followed by the US with US$487.5 billion. Public investment is responsible for the funding of the highest proportion of projects, with 71%, with joint public and private funding at 24% and the remaining 5% of projects financed solely by private funding. Assuming all projects tracked go ahead as planned, annual spending will reach US$798.0 billion in 2019.

Published By: Timetric
Product Code: Timetric2846

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