IHS News Releases - Automotive


  • 12/4/18 8:57 pm EST

    Chinese business activity rises modestly in November

    Key points Steepest increase in services activity for five months, while manufacturing production remains stableComposite new business rises at quickest pace since JuneInflationary pressures coolTo read the release in its entirety, please click here.more...
  • 12/4/18 7:41 pm EST

    Service sector output growth holds close to October’s six-month high

    Key points:Business activity grows solidlyDemand conditions remain supportiveConfidence strengthens to ten-month peakData collection 12-27 NovemberTo read the release in its entirety, please click here.more...
  • Paychex IHS Markit Small Business Jobs Index November 2018
    12/4/18 8:30 am EST

    The Paychex | IHS Markit Small Business Employment Watch shows hourly earnings growth increased to 2.38 percent and job growth decreased by 0.85 percent from a year ago  

    The Paychex | IHS Markit Small Business Employment Watch for November shows that the tight labor market continues to make for challenging hiring conditions. The Small Business Jobs Index declined for the sixth consecutive month, falling 0.11 percent from October to 99.01 in November. Despite the low rate of job growth, the rate of hourly wage growth increased slightly, now standing at 2.38 percent ($0.63). “With the Jobs Index at its lowest level since 2010, small businesses continue tomore...
  • 12/4/18 7:30 am EST
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that McKinley Capital Management, LLC (“McKinley Capital”), a privately-held investment adviser specializing in global and international growth equity strategies, is implementing its Enterprise Data Management (EDM) Managed Service. An existing EDM user, McKinley Capital decided to move to the managed service tomore...
  • 12/4/18 5:00 am EST

    With just 48 percent of floating rigs under contract presently and more scrapping needed to increase floater utilization above 70 percent, it’s too soon to be bullish on outlook

    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fueled by increasing day rates and growing global demand growth for harsh environment (HE) semi-submersible offshore drilling rigs, some industry leaders are extremely bullish on future demand for these semis (also called floaters), but the market is far from achieving full utilization and growth expectations need to be tempered, according to new analysis from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a leading global source of criticalmore...
  • 12/3/18 11:52 am EST

    Manufacturing PMI hits three-month high, driven by a survey-record rise in employment

    Key findings:

    • Slight rebounds in output and new order growth
    • Strongest job creation since survey began eight years ago
    • Input cost inflation eases to nine-month low
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Christian Buhagiar, President and CEO at SCMA said: “Canadian manufacturers enjoyed an overall rebound in growth during November, with business conditions improving at the strongest pace for three months. Stronger rises in output and new orders were supported by the fastest upturn in employment numbers since the survey began in October 2010. The latest robust increase in staffing levels was widely linked to capacitymore...
  • 12/3/18 11:51 am EST

    Output expands at joint-weakest rate since September 2017

    Key findings:

    • Production growth eases but remains strong
    • New orders rise at fastest rate for six months
    • Employment increases solidly
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--November survey data signalled a strong improvement in operating conditions across the U.S. manufacturing sector, despite the headline PMI dipping to a three-month low. The upturn was supported by the fastest increase in new orders since May and a sharp rise in employment. Output also rose solidly, despite growth easing to the joint-weakest in over a year. Capacity pressures were also evident through a further rise in backlogsmore...
  • 12/3/18 9:20 am EST

    UK manufacturing sector remains subdued as new export order inflows fall further

    Key findings: UK Manufacturing PMI at 53.1 in November (two-month high)Trends in output and new orders strengthen slightlyNew export orders decrease for second month running To read the release in its entirety, please click here.more...
  • 12/3/18 9:10 am EST

    Weakest growth of manufacturing economy since August 2016

    Key findings:Final Eurozone Manufacturing PMI at 51.8 in November (Flash: 51.5, October Final: 52.0)Growth of production only marginal as demand continues to falterBusiness confidence remains weakest in around six yearsTo read the release in its entirety, please click here.more...
  • 12/2/18 8:56 pm EST

    Manufacturing output remains stable in November

    Key Points:Production unchanged for second month runningFurther increase in total new work, but export trend remains subduedInput cost inflation softens to seven-month lowTo read the release in its entirety, please click here.more...