RAIL SUPPLIER / SERVICE PROVIDER
As a rail-related firm looking to grow its presence in the rail industry through expansion of production or distribution of products, you are considering which markets are a good fit with your company, and which can offer the most attractive long-term opportunities for your investment dollars.
As a railcar lessor, you are contemplating an investment in new or existing rail assets as you grow your lease portfolio, or conversely, you are contemplating reducing your exposure in a particular market or railcar segment.
DKM's research and analysis practice covers all aspects of the rail and railcar market including commodities, freight transportation, railcar investment, rail maintenance, railcar component manufacturing and distribution, rail infrastructure, regulatory issues, and financing and leasing.
While nothing can completely remove the risk when making investment or divestiture decisions, the ability to make those decisions with current, in-depth information can help reduce and manage that risk. Our comprehensive research and analyses can help guide you.
RESEARCH & ANALYSIS
RAIL FREIGHT SHIPPER
As a rail freight shipper, you are considering expanding or reducing your owned or leased fleet of railcars in response to changes in commodity demand, modal shifts, technological changes, or regulatory challenges.