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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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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
Jul 24, 2017
SHANGHAI--The China International Tire Expo (CITEXPO) will be held at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Centre here Aug. 21-23, 2017.
CITEXPO was established in 2003 by Reliable International Exhibition Services Co.,Ltd.. The aim of organizing this exhibition is to deliver a >Read more
Jun 28, 2017
Power Systems Research continues to gain credibility as an important source of reliable information on power equipment in the China market.
Recently, a leading executive of the China Internal Combustion Engine Industry Association (CICEIA) quoted PSR in an article about the future of engines.
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