Train, Subway & Transit Car Manufacturing in the US - IBISWorld Industry Market Research

Train, Subway & Transit Car Manufacturing in the US

Train, Subway & Transit Car Manufacturing in the US - IBISWorld Industry Market Research
Train, Subway & Transit Car Manufacturing in the US
Published Nov 25, 2014
41 pages — Published Nov 25, 2014
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As the economy began to recover, so did the Train, Subway and Transit Car Manufacturing industry. The industry's key drivers, including total trade value, demand from rail transportation, the industrial production index and federal funding for transportation, all grew during the five-year period, boosting growth for the industry through 2014. Additionally, emerging economies overseas increasingly invested in railway infrastructure development in the past five years, rising demand for industry exports. In the five years to 2019, the industry is expected to continue growing as a result of gains in industrial production. Furthermore, emerging economies will continue to present potential markets for the industry.

Companies within this industry manufacture or rebuild locomotives and parts, railroad cars and streetcars, along with railway track maintenance equipment. Specific products include industrial, mining and railroad locomotives; railroad, light-rail, subway and transit cars; railroad rolling stock; and railroad equipment. This industry does not manufacture locomotive engines; see IBISWorld report 33361a Engine and Turbine Manufacturing in the United States.

The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.

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