After years of continuous growth, the global economy has recently begun to shrink. Especially the automotive industry as the most important customer of the foundry industry is affected by this.
We made the reality check and asked 560 users from different industries. The evaluation of the results confirmed our theses, but also surprised us. We have summarized all results in a white paper for you.
The automotive and supplier industry is currently in a very stormy period. Companies should recognize the first indicators and act promptly and consistently. But how can damage be avoided or minimized and what opportunities should be seized?
For a successful trade fair appearance today it is no longer enough to be "big and pompous". Particularly in the B2B sector, a well thought-out strategy, a coherent concept and lead management support trade fair success.
The year 2018 surprised with high growth rates and new record sales. However, there were also strong signs of a slowdown: many companies were confronted with declining margins.
Southeast Asia is one of the fastest growing and developing regions in the global manufacturing industry. Its main drivers are the demographic dividend and rising consumer power.
The worldwide aluminum foundry industry has been undergoing massive change for several years. Strong growth across the industry and significant changes in ownership have changed the industry dramatically.
Learn more about the history and the current economic situation of the Indian die casting industry. The whitepaper also examines the latest technical developments as well as the opportunities and challenges for the Indian die casting market.
With its favorable geographical position Mexico is already today one of the four biggest export nations of cars and car parts. Learn more about the Mexican automotive industry, infrastructure and work force in our whitepaper.