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.
To find information on a specific region, Brazil/South America, for example, simply click on the region/country flag at the top left, or select the region/country in the Directory to the left, or type in the region or country in the Search box at the left.
Oct 10, 2018
The Truck plant in São Bernardo do Campo – SP has increased exports by 34% in shipments of Accelo and Atego trucks to 20 countries in Africa and the Middle East compared to 2017. Exports are likely to keep growing in 2019 with tailor-made solutions for beverage distribution.
Source: Automotive Business Read The Article
PSR Analysis: The fall in the market since 2013 pushed this Brazilian truck OEM to shift its emphasis to exports. Since then, have grown. The remaining idle capacity and currency depreciation makes the export scenario extremely positive. The >Read more
Oct 8, 2018
This article has been reprinted from the September issue of PowerTALK, the monthly report of news and analysis produced by Power Systems Research.
The Cannes Yachting Festival September 2018--The 41st edition of the Cannes Yachting Festival--the largest in-water European boat show, was held Sept. 11-16. Six days of the show were not long enough for more than 50,000 visitors coming from all over the world to see the 638 boats built in France and abroad (58%).
Displayed were >Read more
Oct 2, 2018
Mr. Tan Xuguang, Chairman and CEO of Weichai Power, has been named Chairman and CEO of China National Heavy Duty Truck Group Co., Ltd. (CNHTC). CNHTC, or Sinotruk Group, is a Chinese state-owned truck manufacturer. Xuguang is Chairman and CEO of CNHTC.
Mr. Tan, known for >Read more
Aug 28, 2018
Power Systems Research (PSR) estimates that there will be 856,905 Lawn & Garden Tractors produced in the U.S. during 2018.
The Garden Tractor is designed for cutting grass, snow removal and small property cultivation. Garden tractors are similar in size to lawn tractors but are more heavy duty. They can be mounted with a wider array of attachments than lawn tractors. The maximum power is about 23 hp. The distinction between a lawn tractor and a garden tractor is often hard to make. Generally, garden tractors are built more solidly, and have stronger frames, larger wheels >Read more
Aug 27, 2018
Two-Wheel Forum sponsors conference:
Riding the World's Largest Two-Wheeler Market. What's Next on the Horizon?
WHAT: Road Ahead for 2020. The Two Wheeler Forum (TWF) is a conference dedicated to the Two Wheeler Sector in India. Attendees come from all corners of the Two Wheeler space (Two Wheeler Manufacturers, Auto Component Suppliers, Government, Auto Associations and more). TWF's 4th event for the automotive sector expects more than 250 senior level executives and more than 40 industry experts.
WHERE: The Leela >Read more