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.

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

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

Enhanced Manufacturing Industry Output Tracker includes India and South Korea, covering 95% of Global Manufacturing

New set of Microsoft Power BI dashboards allows unparalleled analysis to datasets. In early 2018, with the help of our Manufacturing Industry Output (MIO) Tracker,...

/ June 18, 2019

The Rise of Smart Sensors for Motor Systems

The installed base of motors used in industrial applications is large. Very large. If you added up the cost of all types of installed equipment...

/ May 14, 2019

Hard Times Ahead for the South Korean Manufacturing Sector

South Korea is the fifth largest manufacturing1 economy in the world. If one looks back a decade or so, its growth in manufacturing was on...

/ May 9, 2019

Insight Into the Swedish Market for Low Voltage AC Drives

Our recently published LV motor drive research comprises unprecedented country-level detail. To showcase this capability, we decided to examine the market for LV drives within...

/ March 22, 2019

Robust UK Manufacturing Economy Challenged by Brexit Uncertainty

Up until now, we’ve resisted writing on the topic of Brexit, largely because the media is flooded with commentary about it. However, with numerous customers...

/ March 1, 2019