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Global Metro Projects Report 2018

Global Mass Transit Research has launched the fourth edition of the Global Metro Projects Report 2018, the most comprehensive and up-to-date study on the sector, on January 22, 2018. The report is being offered as a package with the Global Rolling Stock Supply and Upgrade Report 2018-2030.

The report will present information on existing network, stations, ridership, rolling stock, technology and fare systems. It will highlight upcoming capital investment needs and opportunities such as extension and upgrade of existing lines, procurement and refurbishment of rolling stock, upgrades of power supply and communication systems, upgrades of fare collection systems as well as construction and refurbishment of stations.

The report will comprise four distinct sections.

Part 1 of the report (about 60 pages) will describe the existing state of, and the expected opportunities in, the global metrorail industry in terms of network, ridership, rolling stock and technology, as well as fare systems. It will examine recent technical and financing developments; analyse key growth drivers and challenges; and assess the upcoming opportunities and future outlook of the industry.

Part 2 of the report (about 500 pages) will provide updated information on 100 projects that present significant capital investment opportunities. The report will cover 52 countries organised into five regions: North America, Latin America, Asia, Europe, and Middle East & Africa.

Each project profile will provide information on:

  • Background
  • Key players
  • Network
  • Ridership
  • Rolling stock and technology
  • Fare system
  • Extensions/ Capital projects
  • Recent developments
  • Key contacts

Part 3 of the report will provide basic information (such as project name, location, developer, current status, investment opportunity) for 100 additional metro projects which are not covered in Part 2 of the report. For each project, information will be provided on:

  • Key players
  • Type of line (elevated, at-grade, underground, mixed)
  • Planned route
  • Planned number of stations
  • Location/ names of stations
  • Estimated investment
  • Sources of funds
  • Current stage
  • Expected opening
  • Expected ridership
  • Design service frequency
  • Fare system
  • Rolling stock and technology
  • Recent contracts and open tenders
  • Key contacts

Part 4 (Appendix) of the report provides a directory of project contacts including developers, operators and industry players; research methodology; and list of the tables and figures presented in the report.

The report will be useful to organisations interested in the global metrorail industry – government agencies, transport authorities, operators, service and technology providers, equipment manufacturers and suppliers, EPC contractors, investors/lenders, research organisations, industry consultants, regulatory agencies, development institutions, etc.

The report will be released on May 5, 2018. It will be available in PDF format along with MS Excel database.

The report is priced at USD 4,000. There are special “early bird” discounts. The price is USD 3,000 for orders and payments received on or before February 28, 2018 (25 per cent discount) and USD 3,500 for orders and payments received on or before April 6, 2018 (12.5 per cent discount).

As a special offer for Public Transport Authorities/Agencies, the report is priced at USD 3,500 with similar discounts. The price is USD 2,625 for orders and payments received on or before February 28, 2018 (25 per cent discount) and USD 3,062 for orders and payments received on or before April 6, 2018 (12.5 per cent discount).

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For further inquiries, please contact:

Yasmeen Chopra
Mobile: +1 905 228 6419