Local News, Worldwide Research
From its headquarters in the US, Power Systems Research collects, analyzes and forecasts data through its regional offices around the world. In this section, you'll find local news for each of the key regions in which Power Systems Research operates. This page contains blog posts dealing with information around the world.
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Apr 13, 2018
Katie Hendricksen, a senior at First Baptist High School, Eagan, Minnesota, is the recipient of the 2019 Power Systems Research $2,500 academic scholarship.
Hendricksen will use the scholarship to study computer science at Bethel University, St. Paul, MN.
"My favorite subject is computer science," says Hendricksen. "It's fun and I can share what I have learned through community outreach."
She participates in the school's robotics program, and she says she loves to ice skate and play the ukulele in her free time.
Power Systems Research has been supporting >Read more
Mar 9, 2018
MOSCOW--This year, the Moscow Boat Show looks sad. It uses only one hall in Crocus Expo fair center here, down from two or three halls few years ago.
The show runs March 8-11, and show organizers say more than 20 000 visitors are expected to attend and more than 250 companies from around the world will take part, but those estimates may be high.
There is only one flybridge yacht (Polish Galeon 460) and one Italian Azimut Atlantis 43 on display. It’s all that can be considered as luxury boats. Less than a dozen boats above 10 meters in length are here. All leading >Read more
Aug 1, 2017
Japan and the European Union (EU) held summit talks in Brussels July 6, 2017, and concluded an economic partnership agreement (EPA). Trade rules such as facilitation of customs clearance procedures and protection of intellectual property rights also have been unified under the agreement. Japan will align with the Europeans side to make the agreement effective in 2019 and will promote the importance of free trade to the world.
Source: Nikkei Asian Review July 7, 2017: Read The Story
PSR Analysis: Unlike countries such as the United States and China >Read more
Aug 1, 2017
CTT 2017 Moscow – Construction fair report
CTT Bauma Moscow 2017 – transformation of the fair as reflection of market transformation.
This year the main event of Russian construction market – Construction Equipment and Technologies (CTT) fair – is conducted under Bauma brand for a second time. 2 years ago, Messe Munich has purchased CTT, and now Russian construction fair is under German operation. The German owners of CTT are quite optimistic. They claim it 5th largest construction fair in the World and expressed the confidence that the fair will be growing in nearest future >Read more
Jul 29, 2017
SUMMARY: The poor performance of the CV industry in recent months is largely due to extraordinary events in the industry, rather than purely macro factors. However, sales of commercial vehicles are facing slow growth for several reasons, including major macro-economic changes. These have been driven by demonetization, emissions changes, GST (Goods & Service Tax – One Nation-One Tax), slowing replacement demand, weak industrial activity, rising diesel prices and overcapacity.
Impact of Demonetization
Demonetization impacted the second-hand CV market (a >Read more