Railway projects across Asia Pacific
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The Asia Pacific region continues to set the pace for global economic expansion, with India and Vietnam among the fastest growers.
Projects tracked by Timetric’s Construction Intelligence Center (CIC) show that Asia Pacific leads globally in railway investment. It is also the largest transport infrastructure market, with Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC) expecting investments increasing from $557bn to nearly $900bn per year in 2025.
Annual spend on infrastructure required in APAC to 2025 (Source: PwC)
Brisbane–Melbourne High-Speed Railway Link Highest value railway project in APAC
Top five railway projects by value
Brisbane to Melbourne High Speed Railway Link, Australia
Tokyo–Nagoya Maglev Line, Japan
Dalian–Yantai Undersea Railway Tunnel, China
Nagoya–Osaka Maglev Line, Japan
Gwadar–Kashgar Railway Line, China
APAC railway construction project pipeline by type ($m)
Source: Timetric analysis
Top five countries by spend