Global Rail and Road Industry and Its Sustainability Analysed in New Study Now Available at

27 Oct 2011 • by Natalie Aster
Global Rail and Road Industry and Its Sustainability Analysed in New Study Now Available at

LONDON – Cost savings and operational efficiency, strengthening competitive position and client demand and are major drivers influencing sustainability efforts in the rail and road industry. Reduction of energy consumption, effective minimization of waste, effective health and safety (EHS) management system and certification and compliance with ISO 14001 are critical sustainability criteria for supplier selection.

New market research studySustainability in the Global Rail and Road Industry 2011–2012provided by ICD Research offers a comprehensive insight into the rail and road industry at the global level and analyzes how companies in the rail and road industry perceive sustainability. It covers information on the drivers and challenges with regards to sustainability plus the market-specific growth opportunities associated with the implementation of sustainable practices, unveils data on successful sustainable initiatives and energy-efficiency measures. It examines the impact of sustainability on profits and cost saving and analyses the procurement strategies and practices; category-level spending outlooks; changes in sustainable procurement budgets; supplier selection criteria and investment opportunities.

Report Details:

Title: Sustainability in the Global Rail and Road Industry 2011–2012: Market Trends and Opportunities, Profitability and Budget Forecasts, Rail and Road Industry Procurement and Marketing Initiatives
Published: October, 2011
Pages: 169
Price: US$ 2,000

Reports Contents:

1.1 What is this report about?
1.2 Definitions
1.3 Methodology
1.4 Profile of Survey Respondents
  1.4.1 Profile of buyer respondents
  1.4.2 Profile of supplier respondents


3.1 Perception of Sustainability
  3.1.1 Perception of sustainability – buyers
  3.1.2 Perception of sustainability – suppliers
  3.1.3 Perception of sustainability – region
  3.1.4 Perception of sustainability – turnover
3.2 Sustainability in Business Functions
  3.2.1 Sustainability in business functions – buyers
  3.2.2 Sustainability in business functions – suppliers
  3.2.3 Sustainability in business functions – region
  3.2.4 Sustainability in business functions – turnover
3.3 Key Drivers of Sustainability
  3.3.1 Key drivers of sustainability – buyers
  3.3.2 Key drivers of sustainability – suppliers
  3.3.3 Key drivers of sustainability – region
  3.3.4 Key drivers of sustainability – turnover

More new market research reports by the publisher can be found at ICD Research page.



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