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Research and Markets: Global Passenger Rail Equipment Manufacturing and Services Industry 2012-2017 with Siemens AG and Kawasaki Dominating.

DUBLIN -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Passenger Rail Equipment Manufacturing and Services Industry 2012-2017: Trend, Profit and Forecast Analysis" report to their offering.

The global rail passenger equipment manufacturing and services industry generated revenue of US $148.6 in 2011 is expected to grow with a CAGR of 3% over the next five years and reach $178.3 billion in 2017. Europe that emerged as the dominating region is expected to do so along with APAC and drive the industry over the next five years.

The industry consists of rolling stock, systems and signals, services and infrastructure. The industry is consolidated with top five and top players accounting for approximately 34.3% and 42.3% respectively. The competitive landscape has remained almost unchanged since 2006, Bombardier, China South Locomotive and Rolling Stock Corporation Limited, Kawasaki, Alstom, Siemens AG being the top 5 players.

The industry has witnessed notable growth ratio as the rolling stock segment with its increased demand of metro rails, commuter rails and mono rails majorly attributed to it. Increasing urban population and GDP per capita reflects a positive impact as it improves the consumers' ability to travel through rail. The industry has certain concerns pertaining to the cost structure as there is a rise in contract cost including material, direct labor, manufacturing overhead and warranty. The fluctuation in oil price is also a matter of concern because of differences in the cost structures of the railway companies.

To make any investment or strategic decision, you need adequate and timely information. This market report fulfills this core need. Some of the features of this market report are:

- Global passenger rail equipment manufacturing and services industry analysis annual trend (2006-2011) and forecast (2012-2017)

- Quarterly demand trend (Q1 2010-Q4 2011)and forecast analysis (Q1 2012 - Q4 2012) for global passenger rail equipment manufacturing and services industry analysis

Companies Mentioned

- Bombardier

- China South Locomotive and Rolling Stock Corporation Limited

- Kawasaki

- Alstom

- Siemens AG

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Date:Nov 28, 2012
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