Trends: infrastructure and transport to 2030

Drawing on research by the Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics (BITRE) and other government and industry sources, this report distils analysis and forecasting to outline the most significant impacts on the infrastructure and transport sector through to 2030 including: 1.economic conditions, trends in the global economy and the outlook for the Australian economy; 2. infrastructure investment trends; 3. Australia’s transition, including industry, demographic, and spatial changes; 4. modal trends in the movement of goods and people; 5. regulatory trends for the portfolio; and 6. other significant challenges and opportunities including energy efficiency, climate change and technological innovation. The Australian infrastructure and transport sector has been through a period of transition with infrastructure investments and regulatory reforms, but the sector will face significant challenges in the future. The role that governments play in the long-term responses to these challenges will have a clear impact on national prosperity.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 24p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01522078
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • ISBN: 9781922205650
  • Report/Paper Numbers: INFRA1996
  • Files: ITRD, ATRI
  • Created Date: Apr 15 2014 11:00AM