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Global Rail Freight Transport Market to reach USD XX billion by the end of 2029.

Global Rail Freight Transport Market Size study & Forecast, by Type of Cargo (Containerized (Intermodal), Non-containerized, and Liquid Bulk), by Destination (Domestic and International), by Service Type (Transportation and Services Allied to Transportation), and Regional Analysis, 2022-2029

Product Code: ALTL-31271902
Publish Date: 15-05-2023
Page: 200

The global Rail Freight Transport Market is valued at approximately USD XX billion in 2021 and is anticipated to grow with a healthy growth rate of more than XX % over the forecast period 2022-2029. The use of railroads and trains to transport cargo on land is known as rail freight transport. It can be used to transport a variety of goods or part of the distance between the shipper and the intended destination. The Rail Freight Transport market is expanding because of factors such as the rising industrialization and digitalization across automobile transportation.

According to Statista, the industrialization across the globe is growing by 3.6 % including major countries like China, India, Japan, Russia and others peaking at 23 % in June 2021. It includes 15.7 percent of small-scale industries in Africa and 44.2 percent in Latin America and the Caribbean receiving the forms of credit. Moreover, rising infrastructure and adoption of advanced technologies and environmental efficiency of rail transportation create lucrative opportunities for the market. However, restrictions imposed on foreign entry hamper the market growth throughout the forecast period of 2022-2029.

The key regions considered for the Global Rail Freight Transport Market study include Asia Pacific, North America, Europe, Latin America, and the Rest of the World. Asia Pacific dominated the market in terms of revenue, owing to the growing industrialization and rising digitalization across railway transportation. Whereas the Asia Pacific is expected to grow with the highest CAGR during the forecast period, owing to factors such as increasing growth activities by market players.

Major market players included in this report are:
Union Pacific Railroad
Canadian National Railway
CSX Transportation
Norfolk Southern Railway
BNSF Railway
Swiss Federal Railways
DB Cargo
United Parcel Service (UPS)
Canadian Pacific Railway
Recent Developments in the Market:
Ø In May 2020, Norfolk Southern Railway made a breakthrough in track inspection technology, which improves railroad safety and efficiency. It is the first North American freight railroad to develop and deploy an autonomous track geometry measurement system mounted on a locomotive, combining ingenuity and innovation.
Ø In February 2021, At the OBB headquarters, the SmartCargo project was officially launched. The technology was presented by the Rail Cargo Group (RCG) board of directors. Each of the 13,700 RCG agons is equipped with a SmartCargo device, which provides detailed information throughout the freight transport process.

Global Rail Freight Transport Market Report Scope:
Historical Data 2019-2020-2021
Base Year for Estimation 2021
Forecast period 2022-2029
Report Coverage Revenue forecast, Company Ranking, Competitive Landscape, Growth factors, and Trends
Segments Covered Type of Cargo, Destination, Service, Region
Regional Scope North America; Europe; Asia Pacific; Latin America; Rest of the World
Customization Scope Free report customization (equivalent up to 8 analyst’s working hours) with purchase. Addition or alteration to country, regional & segment scope*

The objective of the study is to define market sizes of different segments & countries in recent years and to forecast the values to the coming years. The report is designed to incorporate both qualitative and quantitative aspects of the industry within countries involved in the study.

The report also caters detailed information about the crucial aspects such as driving factors & challenges which will define the future growth of the market. Additionally, it also incorporates potential opportunities in micro markets for stakeholders to invest along with the detailed analysis of competitive landscape and product offerings of key players. The detailed segments and sub-segment of the market are explained below:

By Type of Cargo:
Containerized (Includes Intermodal)
Liquid Bulk

By Destination:

By Service:
Services Allied to Transportation

By Region:
North America
Asia Pacific
South Korea
Latin America
Rest of the World

Chapter 1. Executive Summary
1.1. Market Snapshot
1.2. Global & Segmental Market Estimates & Forecasts, 2019-2029 (USD Billion)
1.2.1. Rail Freight Transport Market, by Region, 2019-2029 (USD Billion)
1.2.2. Rail Freight Transport Market, by Type of Cargo, 2019-2029 (USD Billion)
1.2.3. Rail Freight Transport Market, by Destination, 2019-2029 (USD Billion)
1.2.4. Rail Freight Transport Market, by Service, 2019-2029 (USD Billion)
1.3. Key Trends
1.4. Estimation Methodology
1.5. Research Assumption
Chapter 2. Global Rail Freight Transport Market Definition and Scope
2.1. Objective of the Study
2.2. Market Definition & Scope
2.2.1. Scope of the Study
2.2.2. Industry Evolution
2.3. Years Considered for the Study
2.4. Currency Conversion Rates
Chapter 3. Global Rail Freight Transport Market Dynamics
3.1. Rail Freight Transport Market Impact Analysis (2019-2029)
3.1.1. Market Drivers Rising industrialization Digitalization across automobile transportation
3.1.2. Market Challenges Restriction imposed on foreign entry
3.1.3. Market Opportunities Rising infrastructure and adoption of advanced technologies Environmental efficiency of rail transportation
Chapter 4. Global Rail Freight Transport Market Industry Analysis
4.1. Porter’s 5 Force Model
4.1.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.1.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers
4.1.3. Threat of New Entrants
4.1.4. Threat of Substitutes
4.1.5. Competitive Rivalry
4.2. Futuristic Approach to Porter’s 5 Force Model (2019-2029)
4.3. PEST Analysis
4.3.1. Political
4.3.2. Economical
4.3.3. Social
4.3.4. Technological
4.4. Top investment opportunity
4.5. Top winning strategies
4.6. Industry Experts Prospective
4.7. Analyst Recommendation & Conclusion
Chapter 5. Risk Assessment: COVID-19 Impact
5.1. Assessment of the overall impact of COVID-19 on the industry
5.2. Pre COVID-19 and post COVID-19 Market scenario
Chapter 6. Global Rail Freight Transport Market, by Type Of Cargo
6.1. Market Snapshot
6.2. Global Rail Freight Transport Market by Type of Cargo, Performance – Potential Analysis
6.3. Global Rail Freight Transport Market Estimates & Forecasts by Type of Cargo 2019-2029 (USD Billion)
6.4. Rail Freight Transport Market, Sub Segment Analysis
6.4.1. Containerized (Includes Intermodal)
6.4.2. Non-containerized
6.4.3. Liquid Bulk
Chapter 7. Global Rail Freight Transport Market, by Destination
7.1. Market Snapshot
7.2. Global Rail Freight Transport Market by Destination, Performance – Potential Analysis
7.3. Global Rail Freight Transport Market Estimates & Forecasts by Destination 2019-2029 (USD Billion)
7.4. Rail Freight Transport Market, Sub Segment Analysis
7.4.1. Domestic
7.4.2. International
Chapter 8. Global Rail Freight Transport Market, by Service
8.1. Market Snapshot
8.2. Global Rail Freight Transport Market by Service, Performance – Potential Analysis
8.3. Global Rail Freight Transport Market Estimates & Forecasts by Service 2019-2029 (USD Billion)
8.4. Rail Freight Transport Market, Sub Segment Analysis
8.4.1. Transportation
8.4.2. Services Allied to Transportation
Chapter 9. Global Rail Freight Transport Market, Regional Analysis
9.1. Rail Freight Transport Market, Regional Market Snapshot
9.2. North America Rail Freight Transport Market
9.2.1. U.S. Rail Freight Transport Market Type Of Cargo breakdown estimates & forecasts, 2019-2029 Destination breakdown estimates & forecasts, 2019-2029 Service breakdown estimates & forecasts, 2019-2029
9.2.2. Canada Rail Freight Transport Market
9.3. Europe Rail Freight Transport Market Snapshot
9.3.1. U.K. Rail Freight Transport Market
9.3.2. Germany Rail Freight Transport Market
9.3.3. France Rail Freight Transport Market
9.3.4. Spain Rail Freight Transport Market
9.3.5. Italy Rail Freight Transport Market
9.3.6. Rest of Europe Rail Freight Transport Market
9.4. Asia-Pacific Rail Freight Transport Market Snapshot
9.4.1. China Rail Freight Transport Market
9.4.2. India Rail Freight Transport Market
9.4.3. Japan Rail Freight Transport Market
9.4.4. Australia Rail Freight Transport Market
9.4.5. South Korea Rail Freight Transport Market
9.4.6. Rest of Asia Pacific Rail Freight Transport Market
9.5. Latin America Rail Freight Transport Market Snapshot
9.5.1. Brazil Rail Freight Transport Market
9.5.2. Mexico Rail Freight Transport Market
9.5.3. Rest of Latin America Rail Freight Transport Market
9.6. Rest of The World Rail Freight Transport Market

Chapter 10. Competitive Intelligence
10.1. Top Market Strategies
10.2. Company Profiles
10.2.1. Union Pacific Railroad Key Information Overview Financial (Subject to Data Availability) Product Summary Recent Developments
10.2.2. Canadian National Railway
10.2.3. CSX Transportation
10.2.4. Norfolk Southern Railway
10.2.5. BNSF Railway
10.2.6. Swiss Federal Railways
10.2.7. DHL
10.2.8. DB Cargo
10.2.9. United Parcel Service (UPS)
10.2.10. Canadian Pacific Railway
Chapter 11. Research Process
11.1. Research Process
11.1.1. Data Mining
11.1.2. Analysis
11.1.3. Market Estimation
11.1.4. Validation
11.1.5. Publishing
11.2. Research Attributes
11.3. Research Assumption

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