Railway Passenger Coach Market Overview in Germany
In value terms, railway passenger coach production expanded to $ in estimated in export prices. In general, production, however, saw a mild downturn. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2012 when the production volume increased by % against the previous year. As a result, production reached the peak level of $. From 2013 to , production growth remained at a lower figure.
The value of the railway passenger coach market in Germany shrank to $ in , dropping by -% against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). Overall, consumption, however, enjoyed slight growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 with an increase of % y-o-y. Over the period under review, the market attained the maximum level at $ in 2012; however, from 2013 to , consumption remained at a lower figure.