All posts by Adrian Lloyd

Adrian has been conducting research on, and managing teams of analysts covering, the technology industry for over 20 years. He has pioneered many data analysis techniques and methods that are used widely by analysts today, as well as having created frameworks for measuring numerous technology markets from industrial automation products to semiconductors.

Infographic on Manufacturing Industry by Region

The Manufacturing Industry Output (MIO) Tracker offers the most complete and unified analysis of the manufacturing industry globally. It quantifies the total value of manufacturing...

/ March 10, 2020

Thyssenkrupp elevator unit: Kone withdraws bid, private equity groups in the running

German industrial giant Thyssenkrupp has been struggling significantly in recent months. CEO Martina Marz has had to take emergency measures due to several profit warnings...

/ February 13, 2020

Our Top 5 Industrial Trends in 2020

A version of this article was originally published in Manufacturing Automation magazine – Jan 2020. It’s a new decade – read on for what our...

/ February 6, 2020

Manufacturing Outlook for 2020: A Slow Start But Picking Up Steam

We recently co-hosted a webinar with our economic forecasting partner, ITR Economics. If you missed the webinar, here is a brief summary of the key...

/ December 12, 2019

We’ve featured in a new report from Microsoft, ‘Driving Growth in Small Businesses”

The report examines how SMBs can transform communications and culture through technology to maximise their competitive edge. The report offers practical advice on how businesses...

/ December 3, 2019

Is The South Korea and Japan Trade Dispute Hindering Industrial Output?

One of the most important factors considered when creating the Interact Analysis APAC machinery and industrial output forecast is the current Japan-South Korea trade dispute....

/ November 21, 2019

The Low Voltage AC Motor Drives Market – 2019

The most in depth data set on the market for motor drives ever produced, with market share analysis and a written report discussing ongoing trends...

/ October 29, 2019

Bleak Global Manufacturing Outlook – Machine Tools Market on Crash Course

Sluggish economic activity in multiple major economies exacerbated by the US-Sino trade war, Brexit, and trade difficulties between Japan and South Korea is taking a...

/ October 21, 2019

ITR Economics insight into the US Industrial and Manufacturing Sectors

In this guest post, Alex Chausovsky from ITR Economics provides insight into the US industrial and manufacturing sectors. Industrial Economy Outlook Industrial production in the...

/ July 23, 2019