Will Chinese brands dominate commercial vehicle electrification?

Recent news from both Daimler and Volvo revealed that they are to put considerable focus on commercial vehicle electrification. As two of the largest manufacturers...

/ June 19, 2018

“Made in China” Increasingly Means “Made by Robots”

By 2022, the industrial robot market will be worth over $15bn globally. China’s share of the global industrial robot market will increase from 30% currently,...

/ June 15, 2018

How Can You Accurately Forecast the Global Manufacturing Industry?

If you dig around the internet trying to evaluate this question you will likely struggle to find a meaningful answer. There are many anecdotes or...

/ June 5, 2018

Industrial Down Cycle Predicted for 2019

Forecasts from our recently released Manufacturing Industry Output Tracker show that global manufacturing output value will dip in 2019, driven by contractions in both the...

/ May 30, 2018

Interact Analysis Announces Partnership with ITR Economics

We are very excited to announce a new partnership between Interact Analysis and ITR Economics. ITR is the oldest privately-held, continuously operating economic research and...

/ May 29, 2018

Electric Truck Market by Application

Electric trucks are beginning to gain traction in a number of applications. Emission standards and urban low emission zones are fuelling growth of urban electric...

/ May 23, 2018

The Mobile Robot Market in 2022 – Our Predictions

Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) have been around for decades, but recently demand for them and the newer, autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) has exploded. This market...

/ May 18, 2018

Manufacturing Sector Creating Huge Demand for AGVs & AMRs

AGVs (automated guided vehicles) have been used in manufacturing environments for decades, yet currently demand for them and autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) is exploding with...

/ May 15, 2018

Global Commercial Vehicle Sales to Grow 6% in 2018, Vocational Segment to Grow at 8%

New research from Interact Analysis forecasts strong growth for global commercial vehicle sales in 2018, driven by favourable economic growth, positive demand for a number...

/ May 10, 2018