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Global Transit Ticketing & Fare Collection Report 2020-2030

Analysis of opportunities in 500 cities

Global Mass Transit Research has released the fourth edition of the Global Transit Ticketing & Fare Collection Report 2020-2030 in December 2019.

The key highlights of the report are:

  • Global Mass Transit Research estimates that the AFC market size will increase from USD8.9 billion in 2018 to nearly USD13.5 billion in 2025.
  • The report provides latest information on the current status of ticketing systems and plans for deployment of advanced fare collection systems including open payments and account-based ticketing (ABT) in 500 cities in 112 countries across the world.
  • The report covers 57 cities in North America, 44 in Latin America, 120 in Asia Pacific, 216 in Europe and 63 in the Middle East and Africa.
  • In the next decade, the spotlight will be on open loop ticketing and ABT with cities transitioning directly from paper tickets to such advanced contactless payments.
  • Of the 500 cities analysed by Global Mass Transit Research, 210 cities have firm plans to introduce open loop ticketing.

The report has 3 distinct sections.

Parts 1 and 2 of the report (PPT format converted to PDF with 155 slides) provides an analysis of the:

  • Market size of the AFC segment (current and projected)
  • Market size of AFC sub-segments
  • Future plans for deployment of advanced fare collection systems
  • Key emerging trends and drivers of growth
  • Size of the contactless smartcards market (current and future)
  • Market for bank cards for transit ticketing (existing and future)
  • Mobile ticketing for transit (existing and future)
  • Current status of account-based ticketing market and future plans
  • Open loop payment systems
  • Mobility-as-a-Service (key deployments, case studies, etc)
  • Current status and future opportunities by region (North America, Latin America, Asia Pacific, Europe, and Middle East & Africa)
  • Recent contracts, announcements and tenders
  • Current status and future opportunities by type of fare media
  • Current status of integration (multi-modal, multi-operator at the local, regional and national levels)
  • Planned level of integration and interoperability
  • New technologies and innovations
  • Key players

Part 3 of the report (MS Excel database format) provides detailed information on 500 cities across the world.

Each city profile provides information on:

  • Population and growth rate
  • Key players (operators and developers)
  • Transit modes in the city
  • Ridership for each mode
  • Existing fare media and technology (contactless smartcards, bank cards, mobile ticketing, tokens, paper tickets, etc)
  • Current ticketing infrastructure
  • Vendors/suppliers of ticketing infrastructure
  • Existing level of fare integration (city-wide, regional, national, with retail, with parking, etc.)
  • Account-based ticketing and open loop ticketing
  • Current fleet size
  • Current and planned public transport network
  • Plans for deployment of bank cards
  • Plans for launch of mobile ticketing
  • Planned investment in AFC
  • Planned level of integration
  • Plans for ABT and open loop ticketing
  • Key contract awards
  • Contract values
  • Timelines and AFC implementation schedules
  • Open tenders/ upcoming tenders
  • Key contacts

The report aims to serve organisations interested in the transit fare collection systems - transport authorities, operators, service and technology providers, equipment manufacturers and suppliers, investors/lenders, start-ups, research organisations, industry consultants, regulatory agencies, development institutions, academia, etc.

The report was released on December 24, 2019.

The report is available in PPT format (converted to PDF) with detailed information in MS Excel database format. It is priced at USD 5,000. As a special offer for Public Transport Authorities/Agencies, the report is priced at USD 4,500.

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