Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Toll Road Operators industry has grown steadily over the past decade as governments have sought to lower the cost of transport infrastructure through public-private partnerships (PPPs). As a result, industry revenue is projected to grow at a compound annual rate of 3.5% over the five years through 2012-13 to $2.0 billion. The completion of new toll roads and increased traffic on existing ones has supported this growth. Over 2012-13, industry revenue is expected to increase by 4.2%.
The industry's revenue streams are in theory relatively stable. Industry revenue is highly correlated with population growth. More people mean more cars, even though growth in car ownership per capita has stabilised in the past 10 years... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter
The five years through 2012-13 have been a period of growth for the industry in terms of enterprises and capacity. The commencement of tolling concessions on new roads has expanded the scope of industry activity. Industry performance has been less strong than the expansion in capacity. New roads are underperforming on forecast traffic volumes, failing to carve out a place between established toll free roads and public transport. In the five years through 2012-13, the industry is estimated to have grown at a compound annual rate of 3.5% to $2.0 billion. As traffic volumes grow on existing assets, the industry is expected to expand by 4.2% over 2012-13... purchase to read more