Private investment in the rail industry (excludes Network Rail investment) - Table 1.9
Private investment data shows the expenditure and disposal of fixed assets in the rail industry (£ million)
Great Britain
Annual data (financial year): 2006-07 to 2016-17
Quarterly data (financial year): 2006-07 Quarter 1 to 2016-17 Quarter 4
 
Track and Signalling
Rolling Stock
Stations
Other Investment
Total investment
Total investment at 2016-17 prices¹
2006-07
106
326
155
156
743
885
2007-08
8
400
78
79
566
658
2008-09
2
345
28
79
455
515
2009-10
-4
423
12
29
460
514
2010-11 (r)
0
274
28
74
377
413
2011-12
1
369
33
99
503
544
2012-13
3
352
35
80
470
498
2013-14 (r)
0
323
29
72
423
441
2014-15 (r)²
1
715
-128
61
648
665
2015-16
2
622
58
119
801
817
2016-17
1
767
52
105
925
925
 
Track and Signalling
Rolling Stock
Stations
Other Investment
Total Investment
2006-07 Quarter 1
1
55
0
4
60
2006-07 Quarter 2
71
102
40
71
284
2006-07 Quarter 3
21
86
42
37
186
2006-07 Quarter 4
12
83
73
44
213
2007-08 Quarter 1
8
150
65
44
267
2007-08 Quarter 2
0
170
7
12
190
2007-08 Quarter 3
0
132
8
6
146
2007-08 Quarter 4
0
-52
-2
16
-37
2008-09 Quarter 1
2
48
-8
19
62
2008-09 Quarter 2
0
117
14
32
164
2008-09 Quarter 3
1
99
9
22
131
2008-09 Quarter 4
0
81
12
6
99
2009-10 Quarter 1
-2
130
8
23
160
2009-10 Quarter 2
-2
117
6
5
125
2009-10 Quarter 3
0
142
-19
12
135
2009-10 Quarter 4
0
33
17
-11
39
2010-11 Quarter 1 (r)
0
14
5
11
31
2010-11 Quarter 2
0
70
9
12
90
2010-11 Quarter 3
0
71
9
28
107
2010-11 Quarter 4
0
120
6
23
148
2011-12 Quarter 1
1
96
12
20
129
2011-12 Quarter 2
0
130
10
18
158
2011-12 Quarter 3
0
72
8
24
103
2011-12 Quarter 4
0
72
3
38
113
2012-13 Quarter 1
2
61
6
12
80

2012-13 Quarter 2
0
51
9
18
78
2012-13 Quarter 3
1
209
8
31
249
2012-13 Quarter 4
0
32
12
19
62
2013-14 Quarter 1
0
48
4
13
66
2013-14 Quarter 2 (r)
0
63
13
17
93
2013-14 Quarter 3
0
128
-2
19
145
2013-14 Quarter 4 (r)
0
83
14
23
120
2014-15 Quarter 1
0
93
5
20
118
2014-15 Quarter 2 (r)
0
131
12
16
159
2014-15 Quarter 3²
1
272
-142
4
134
2014-15 Quarter 4
0
219
-3
21
237
2015-16 Quarter 1
0
86
13
24
123
2015-16 Quarter 2
1
174
14
30
218
2015-16 Quarter 3
1
180
13
34
227
2015-16 Quarter 4
1
183
18
31
233
2016-17 Quarter 1
0
321
18
25
365
2016-17 Quarter 2
0
142
9
24
176
2016-17 Quarter 3
0
163
12
11
186
2016-17 Quarter 4
0
141
13
44
198
Source:
Office for National Statistics (ONS)
Symbols:
(:)           Data not available
(r)          Data revised
(p)          Data are provisional
Notes:
1.       Total investment at 2016-17 prices is calculated using the GDP deflator series from June 2017, available here: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/gdp-deflators-at-market-prices-and-money-gdp#history
2.       In 2014-15 Quarter 3, a large number of rail yards were sold to Network Rail. These sales are included in the 'Stations' category.
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Revisions:
(r)          "Other rail" in 2010-11 Quarter 1 had previously omitted one TOC.
(r)          "Rolling Stock" in 2013-14 Quarter 2 had previously omitted one TOC.
(r)          "Other rail" in 2013-14 Quarter 4 had previously omitted one TOC.
(r)          "Other rail" in 2014-15 Quarter 2 had previously omitted one TOC.
 
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Other datasets:
1.     ORR publishes further train operator financial information in the UK Rail Financials report. To view or download the latest report: