World High-Speed Rail Market Set for Strong Growth

The length of the high speed rail network is expected to more than double worldwide in the next 10 years, increasing from about 6,300 km last year to 14,400 km by 2015. According to a recent study of the high speed rail market , there will be strong growth in the Asian market between now and 2012. The study looked at countries with established high speed networks, like Japan, France and Germany, as well as the prospects for new projects in Italy and Spain in Europe, and China in Asia.

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  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: pp 42-43
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  • Accession Number: 01001017
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 15 2005 10:36PM