The prognosis for the automotive industry seems to change yearly. After eulogies at the height of the 2008 financial crisis, stories of booming sales in many markets now dominate headlines. Vehicle manufacturing remains a complex business with differing prospects in various nations. getAbstract recommends this nuanced report, which offers a region-by-region analysis of carmakers, commercial vehicle manufacturers and component industries.
In this summary, you will learn
- How regional economic conditions affect global vehicle manufacturers,
- How 2017 growth prospects will shape the auto and commercial vehicle sectors, and
- How emerging-market demand will drive the industry.
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