We previously highlighted that transportation technology funding has remained stable in recent quarters. This blog post will take a closer look at the funding trends within the individual transportation technology categories. Per our analysis, we notice two important observations:
- The Smart Mobility category leads the sector in Q3 funding
- The Ride Hailing category leads the sector in all-time funding
We’ll highlight these observations with some graphics and discussions below.
The Smart Mobility Category Leads Transportation Technology In Q3 Funding
To start off, let’s review the amount of funding raised this quarter per category within transportation technology.
The above graphic highlights that the Smart Mobility category leads the sector in Q3 funding with $4.4B. The Ride Hailing category follows in the second place with $2.8B.
Smart Mobility companies provide solutions for increasing sustainability in conducting transportation within cities. These solutions...
Here is our Q3 2018 summary report on the transportation technology startup sector. The following report includes a sector overview and recent activity.
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The Transportation Technology sector has seen a lot of activity over the past few years. How does its overall exit activity trend over time? On our Transportation Technology research platform, we have analyzed the data through 2017 and can conclude that transportation tech exit activity continues to rise over time.
This observation was derived from two takeaways:
- Transportation tech exit activity shows strong growth at the annual level
- At the quarterly level, transportation tech exit activity is also on an upward trend for most quarters
We’ll illustrate these takeaways with two graphics that show transportation tech exit activity trends over the years.
Annual Transportation Technology Exit Activity Showing Strong Growth
Let’s start off by examining the transportation tech exit events from 2011 to 2017. Exit events include both acquisitions and IPOs. The below graph highlights the number of transportation tech exit events by year...
Here is our Q4 2017 summary report on the Transportation Technology startup sector. The following report includes an overview, recent activity, and a category deep dive.
To learn more about our complete Transportation Technology report and research platform, visit us at www.venturescanner.com or contact [email protected].