Rail Fasteners Market

Rail Fasteners Market: Global Industry Analysis 2013 - 2017 and Opportunity Assessment; 2018 - 2028

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Rail Fasteners Market: Introduction:

A rail fasteners are clamping devices for the fixation of railway lines with the rail sleepers in the global market. The overall rail fastening system consist of components such as tie plates, chairs, rail anchors, track rail fasteners, among others. The continuous development of the railway network across all key regions and countries estimated to be one of the most prominent drivers for the global rail fasteners market. Railway track is the primary unit of any railway system, and the rail fasteners are a set of parts that connect the railway tracks. Rail fasteners included rail clip, dog spike, tie plate, rail pad, and rail plastic dowel, amongst others. Some of the most important functions of rail fasteners are to fix the steel rails with the rail sleepers, maintain certain gauge distance of the rails and most importantly to keep the tracks stable. The manufacturers in the global rail fastener market must strictly adhere to the production standards because safety of any rail body will always depend on type and the strength of the rail fasteners. There several types of rail fasteners available in the global market, which vary according to the application, size, weight capacity and material of construction. The increasing rail infrastructure as well as the maintenance & inspection of the existing railway lines is projected to be one of the most opportunistic driving factor for the global rail fasteners market over the forthcoming years.

Rail Fasteners Market Dynamics:

Rail Fasteners Market: Drivers

Rail transport infrastructure spending is estimated to grow significantly in the coming years, owing to the increasing population and the increase in demand for local commute in the global market. For instance, MEA is estimated to witness a significant growth rate in terms of rail transport infrastructure in the coming years. Moreover, Asia Pacific remains the largest market in terms of rail transportation infrastructure with increasing investments towards the development of the railway infrastructure in the region. These development factors are estimated to create lucrative growth opportunity in the rail fasteners market in the coming future.

Considering railways industry, our analysis estimates that the railways will witness strong growth in the advanced economies of Western Europe where the preference towards the use of public transport for local travel is increasing significantly. High speed railway networks are expected to go further in the development of economies such as the U.K. and Spain. This is anticipated to increase the rail fasteners demand for use in railways, subsequently having a positive impact on the overall global market  

Rail Fasteners Market: Restraints

From last year, there has been stagnant growth globally for railway tracks, according to the World Bank data. Additionally, with the increasing air transportation which are very fast for the consumer’s to reach the destination is hampering the market growth for the railways in the global market. Furthermore, with increasing disposable income of the consumers in the global market, they are preferring to buy automobiles for personal transportation which will further impede the market growth of the rail fasteners.  Such factors are expected to hinder the development of rail fasteners market during the forecast period.

Rail Fasteners Market: Regional Outlook:

Stringent rules and regulation regarding the safety of passengers in North America and Europe has increased the demand of rail fasteners in this region which in turn is estimated to accelerate the rail fasteners market in the near future. Growing use of public transport in the countries like India and China of Asia Pacific region is fueling the rail industry and this is estimated to propel the rail fasteners market in this region. Emerging countries of Middle East Africa are likely to cover the significant market value share in the global rail fasteners market over the estimated period.

Rail Fasteners market is projected to grow with a significant growing CAGR in the coming future and increasing application in various fastening applications globally. Furthermore, the new technologies and invention in the rail fasteners will see rise in the global market.

Rail Fasteners Market: Segmentation

The rail fasteners market can be segmented on the basis of product type, speed, rail type

Based on material type, rail fasteners market can be segmented as

  • Stainless Steel
  • Cast Iron
  • Others (Composites, Alloys)

Based on train type, rail fasteners market can be segmented as

  • Mainline Train (Passenger)
  • Freight Train
  • High Speed Train
  • Metro Train

Based on sales channel, rail fasteners market can be segmented as

  • OEM
  • Aftermarket

Rail Fasteners Market: Key Market Players

Some of the companies in the global rail fasteners market identified across the value chain include:

  • Taicang Zhongbo Railway Fastening
  • Vossloh
  • Pandrol
  • MNP Corporation
  • LB Foster Rail Products
  • Brainard Rivet Company
  • Cooper & Turner Ltd
  • Clyde Fasteners
  • Key Fasteners Ltd

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Regional analysis includes:

  • North America (U.S., Canada)
  • Latin America (Mexico, Brazil)
  • Western Europe (Germany, Italy, France, U.K, Spain)
  • Eastern Europe (Poland, Russia)
  • Asia Pacific (China, India, ASEAN, Australia & New Zealand)
  • Japan
  • Middle East and Africa (GCC Countries, S. Africa, Northern Africa)

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