All posts by Maya Xiao

Maya has an interdisciplinary technical background in system automation, renewable energy, and intelligent connected vehicles. She is responsible for Interact Analysis’ Chinese industrial automation and NEV research.

Lithium-Ion Battery Market Poised for Strong Growth in Europe; Energy Storage Applications will be Fastest Growing Sector

Global trends for electrification are currently moving into overdrive, pushed by a multitude of factors, particularly environmental and energy security concerns, as well as improvements...

/ June 27, 2019

China’s Manufacturing Growth Slumped in 2018, Hindered by Automotive Industry Decline

In the Q1’19 release of our Manufacturing Industry Output (MIO) Tracker, we have reduced our estimate for China’s manufacturing output growth in 2018 based on...

/ May 23, 2019

What Impact Will China’s 2019 New Energy Vehicle (NEV) Subsidy Policy Have?

On March 26th, China’s four ministries and commissions jointly issued the “Notice on Further Perfecting the Policy of Financial Subsidies for the Promotion and Application...

/ April 11, 2019

Trends in Lithium-Ion Batteries Highlighted by Japan Battery Show

We recently attended the 10th International Rechargeable Battery Expo (Japan Battery Show) in Tokyo, which saw many companies from across the whole industry chain come...

/ March 11, 2019

Bright Spots for China’s Manufacturing Industry

We recently wrote about the sudden slowdown in growth from China’s manufacturing sector in 2018 and 2019. Fresh economic data released by China’s National Bureau...

/ January 29, 2019

China’s Manufacturing Slowdown – Are There Synergies With 2009?

Interact Analysis predicts China’s manufacturing industry output growth in 2019 will be just 1.9%, the lowest since 2008. China’s GDP grew just 6.5% in Q3...

/ January 16, 2019
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Chinese New Energy Vehicle (NEV) Market

As one of China’s seven strategic emerging industries, the Chinese New Energy Vehicle market has been supported by various industrial policies since 2013.  Until 2017,...

/ November 13, 2018

China’s Manufacturing Industry in 2018

The development of China’s manufacturing industry has always been given great attention. However, it is not easy to interpret market movements and truly understand the changes...

/ October 10, 2018

20 Million Chinese NEVs Planned by Carmakers in 2020 – 10 Times Government’s Plan

Overheating Chinese NEV market facing risks; policy adjustment brings new opportunities for foreign companies. Key Points: The impact of policies over the past five years...

/ September 28, 2018