Shinkansen volume

Greatest market share: 3,508 cars as of March 31, 2015

Nippon Sharyo Ltd., has been manufacturing railroad vehicles for more than 110 years. In addition to extensive penetration in the domestic Japanese market, Nippon Sharyo cars are currently running in Asia, the Middle East and North and South America.

This group is an innovator in the famous “Shinkansen” bullet train, maglev motive technology, new materials, and improvements in safety, passenger comfort and ease of maintenance.

High Speed Rail     -Shinkansen-

1964 1982 1986 1992 1997 1997 1999 2007
Series 0 Series 200 Series 100 Series 300 Series E2 Series 500 Series 700 Series N700
130mph 137mph 143mph 168mph 171mph 186mph 177mph 186mph

History of total production

1962   Prototype Shinkansen
1963
1964  Series 0 Shinkansen
1965      

  
1966
1967
1968
1969
1970
1971
1972   
1973
1974
1975  
1976
1977  ◆ 500 cars ◆
1978

1979

1980  Series 200 Shinkansen
1981
1982  
1983
1984
1985  Series 100 Shinkansen
1986  
1987     
1988
1989  ◆ 1000 cars ◆
1990  Series 300 Shinkansen
1991
1992  
1993
1994
1995  Series E2 Shinkansen
1996  Series 500 Shinkansen
1997  Series 700 Shinkansen
1998
1999  Series 700 Shinkansen (Rail Star)
2000
2001
2002  ◆ 2000 cars ◆
2003
2004
2005 Series N700 Shinkansen
2006
2007  
2008
2009
2010  ◆ 3000 cars ◆
2011
2012   Series N700A
2013
2014

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