Automotive industry is currently in its transforming phase. Technology is driving the change from features like connected car, telematics, in-vehicle entertainment, new regulations, EV boom and others. The February issue of automotive Products Finder (APF) brings a bouquet of updates and market trends in the industry on the auto sector transforming digitally and is a special edition on Auto Expo 2020, scheduled to be held in New Delhi and Noida. It also covers other segments like electric vehicles (EVs), automotive fasteners etc among others.
Marking a positive trend for the electric vehicle segment, MG ZS, a to be launched EV received more pre-orders than the total EVs sold in the year 2019.
Overall, the automotive industry has indicated some positive growth towards the end of the 2019 but the cumulative sales have showed the impact of the market conditions. Auto component manufacturers have also seen growth with BS VI deadline approaching and are hopeful for a steady growth.
Automotive Products Finder (APF) is an auto engineering magazine that looks into technology and components. Launched in 2005, the magazine is aimed at the engineers in the auto industry, and especially those who are in search of the latest developments in the field of automobiles and the industries related to it, may it be IT/Software, CAD/CAM, CAE, production systems/PLM/ERP, material handling, machine tools/special tools, assembly systems, specialized systems, garage equipment, service gadgets/diagnostics, accessories, etc. The readers include strategic sourcing teams, purchase engineers and those who are in a position to influence decisions and on a long-term.