Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics

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Electric vehicle uptake: modelling a global phenomenon

Electric-powered vehicles began to come onto the scene around the world at the beginning of the 2010s. This report describes and models the uptake of electric vehicles in 22 countries around the world.

Progress in Australian regions: yearbook 2017

This statistical resource measures progress in a region against social, economic, environmental and governance indicators.
Fact sheet

Infrastructure and transport PPPs and privatisation in Australia

As part of recent research activities, BITRE has had occasion to compile a list of transport- and infrastructure-related privatisation and public–private procurement projects over the last 30–40 years. BITRE has identified 197 economic infrastructure and transport privatisations and PPPs completed by Australian, state and territory...
Fact sheet

Growth in the Australian road system

This Information Sheet presents estimates of kilometres and lane-kilometres of road length for AustralianStates and Territories back to 1910. It allows a clearer picture of the growth in the value of Australian road infrastructure over time - which is substantial.
Fact sheet

Freight rates in Australia

Freight rates are a key factor influencing freight mode choice and the costs of freight-reliant business sectors, such as mining, construction, and the retail and wholesale trades. As such, they affect the profitability of Australian industry. This Information Sheet presents an estimate of interstate freight...