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Structural problems of machine exports: highly concentrated, lagging behind absorbing power of export markets

Export structure 2022: 8% of the export countries for 72% of the exports

Comparison machine exports and industrial production of export countries 2008 - 2022




Focus sectors of the German machinery industry

















Machine-builders in Germany are content with IO-Link, boost expected until 2016

Quest study: How content with IO-Link?

Machine-builders evaluating IO-Link


Increasing market penetration of real time Ethernet and Safety Ethernet in the German machinery industry

Market shares of real time Ethernet protocols

Safety Ethernet growing reluctantly

Machine-builders demanding compatibility of protocols








The world regions of car production from 2000 to 2022.

World region automobile production 2022 to 2000: Shift to Asia

The world region of automobile production has drastically been changing since 2000. more...













Updated articles in February

 

Quarterly industrial production of China  2019 Q3 - 2023 Q3: On rollercoaster ride since 2020

Industrial production of Germany 2008 - 2023 December: Decline by 1.9% p.a. for 5 years

Production and sales of German machinery industry 2008 - 2023 December: Stagnating production, sale on new highs

Long-term analysis of German machinery industry 2008 - 2023: Production and sales in 5 stages

Production and sales of German automobile industry 2008 - 2023 December: Again in upward trend at 8.2% p.a. since February 2021

Long-term analysis of German automobile industry 2008 - 2023: Production and sales in 5 stages

Fluctuations range of Germany's industrial production 2000 - 2023: Larger fluctuation range with lower growth

Growth of Germany's industrial production 1991 - 2023: Three growth phases

The fluctuations in the production of the German automobile industry 2000 - 2023: Lower growth, larger fluctuations

Production and sales of German food industry 2008 - 2023 December: Sales trend peaks, production trend decreasing

Production and sales of Germany's electrical equipment 2008 - 2023 December: Since 2018 stagnating production, sales trend +4.0% p.a.

Fluctuation range of production and sales of the German machinery industry 2000 - 2023: New high of €8.2 bn

Production of the German machinery industry 1991 - 2023: Three major phases of growth

Domestic and foreign sales of German machinery industry 2008 - 2023: Domestic sales exceed their pre-crisis level of 2008 for the first time