The automotive reports of EMIS Insights analyse the production, assembly and sales of vehicles and their parts. The focal subsectors are passenger cars, light commercial vehicles, trucks, buses and motorcycles. The production processes are reviewed also as components in the global production chain. Special attention is being paid to the entry and investments of the major automakers, the production of local cars and the government policy on electric vehicles.
Each report contains in-depth analysis of the sector’s importance for the country’s economy, detailed statistics and infographics. The report includes executive summary, sector and subsector overviews, competitive and regulatory environment, as well as thorough company profiles of the top market players.
Chile’s is a relatively small economy – 42nd-largest in the world and sixth-biggest economy in Latin America in 2016, according to the World Bank. However, its retail sector is well developed, mature and sophisticated, and in many aspects ...READ MORE
The Colombian motor vehicle sector is a relatively small industry with great potential for future growth, given the fact that the country has the third-largest population in Latin America, with 48.8mn inhabitants as of the end of 2016. At the same ...READ MORE
Russia is the ninth most populous country in the world and is among the largest consumer markets on a global scale. It is a commodity dependent economy as trade contributes about 20% to the country’s GDP. In recent years the retail sector in ...READ MORE
China is the world’s second-largest retail market and a global leader in e-commerce. Despite the slowdown of China’s economy, the sector offers bright prospects, particularly due to the rising spending power of Chinese consumers. In 2016, ...READ MORE
The Chinese automotive sector’s y/y growth sped up in the second half of 2016, improving on an already strong performance in the first half of the year. Sales revenue reached RMB 8,019bn in 2016, up by 14.1% y/y, while total profit grew at a ...READ MORE
Turkey’s automotive sector grew strongly in 2016, with production hitting a new record high for the second straight year and exports exceeding the one-million mark for the first time ever. The expansion was supported by increased investments, ...READ MORE
The automotive sector’s gross output accounted for 10.3% of the total gross output of the Czech economy in 2015, up from 8.5% in 2011. The sector’s share of the total gross value added (GVA) also increased to 5.2% in 2015 from 4.5% in ...READ MORE
The automotive sector is one of the key industries in Poland and generated around 7% of the country's GDP in 2015. A total 165,000 people are employed in the manufacturing of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers, accounting for more than 8% of ...READ MORE
India is the world’s sixth-largest motor vehicle producer, claiming a share of some 5% in global vehicle manufacturing in FY2016. The country is also the world’s seventh-largest commercial vehicle producer. The industry’s output, ...READ MORE
The growth of India's retail sector was driven by positive demographic trends, an ongoing urbanisation and a growing middle class. In FY2016 trade accounted for 9.5% of the country’s GDP and attracted 9.7% of total FDI, while providing work for ...READ MORE