Category: Intelligent Automation

Global manufacturing economy to stall in 2019; Europe dipping into the red…

2019 Manufacturing Downturn – A Forecast Revisited  Early last year, we predicted (with help from our friends at ITR Economics) a 2019 manufacturing industry downcycle....

/ January 23, 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

Battery electric truck market to grow 20% in 2019 despite dip in 2018

Sluggish Chinese market offset by explosive growth in other markets  Light duty trucks to account for lion’s share of volumes  Just over 4 million electric...

/ January 11, 2019

Bauma Show Review – Positive Winds From The East

Trade shows are, in a sense,  a barometer of industry. The Bauma CHINA 2018 and Bauma CONEXPO INDIA 2018 that Interact Analysis analysts have attended...

/ January 10, 2019

Mobile Robot Market Growth Accelerates in Q3 2018

Following a strong 1H, revenue growth from automated guided vehicles (AGVs) and autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) accelerated in Q3 2018, with the industry expanding by...

/ January 8, 2019

Join us for a free Webinar – The European Electric Bus Market

Join us for our European Electric Bus Market Webinar as we discuss recent findings from one of our latest industry reports –  Hybrid & Electric Trucks and Buses...

/ January 7, 2019

Hybrid & Electric Trucks and Buses – 2019

The hybrid & electric truck and bus market is extremely dynamic and dependent upon legislation, battery prices and the relative prices of electricity and diesel....

/ January 7, 2019

Are Hydraulic Suppliers Ready for Electrification?

2018 has been a formative year for the off-highway sector with a raft of new, electrified machines announced. Impending regional emission standards are part of...

/ December 10, 2018

The Future of Collaborative Robots

Benefiting from a desire for ever-increasing automation in industry, collaborative robots have seen a recent spike in popularity. Further tied to the rising cost and...

/ December 10, 2018