Sales and production of German machinery industry 2008 - 2016 June
Market survey provides code of practice for the realization of Industry 4.0 in the German machinery industry
Tendency to value-added machines, export markets shifting back, Germany's high market shares in the EU
German machinery industry 2016: Trend to value-added machines, production and sales moving sideways
Important influencing factors for the engineering of automation technology at the machines
Machine-builders in Germany are content with IO-Link, boost expected until 2016
Increasing market penetration of real time Ethernet and Safety Ethernet in the German machinery industry
Use of servo drives increasing above average until 2016
How positions of the world carmakers have changed
How market shares of the automobile countries at the worldwide car production are changing
53% of the manufacturers of food and packaging machines are already implementing robots at the machines. The article reports how this use will develop until 2014 based on the Quest study. more...
The two main trends in automation technology and how these trends affect the current and future suppliers' market structure. more...