The Rail Market in France - 2012


France continues to make substantial investments both in its national railway network and in effective public transport systems in its major cities and towns. Details of these investments are summarised in the 2012 edition of this sector report from Brooks Market Intelligence, providing suppliers and analysts with an accessible, concise guide to one of Europe’s major rail markets.
Covering major developments to France’s rail infrastructure, this up-to-the-minute report outlines the status of all planned additions to the highly successful high-speed system as well as detailing other significant main line network enhancements.
Construction or extension of light rail and metro systems is also a key feature of the market in France. All current live projects are covered in the report, with implementation timetables and costs where known.
In addition, The Rail Market in France covers the activities and resources of principal main line train operators, including the country’s national rail company SNCF. It also lists current major rolling stock orders and provides an overview of the government and regulatory environment.
Website addresses are included for most undertakings and projects to assist further research.