IHS News Releases - Automotive

Automotive

  • 2/28/19 10:00 am EST

    Week-long programming on technology, innovation and digital transformation—centered in the “Innovation Agora @ CERAWeek”—will be a major focus at the world’s preeminent energy conference, March 11-15 in Houston

    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Amazon Web Services CEO Andrew Jassy, Microsoft Azure executive vice president Jason Zander, ABB Group CEO Ulrich Spiesshofer and Fisker founder and CEO Henrik Fisker are among more than 200 speakers featured on the Innovation Agora program focused on the role of technology and innovation in energy at CERAWeek by IHS Markit 2019, March 11-15 at the Hilton Americas—Houston. CERAWeek 2019: New World of Rivalries:more...
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  • IHS Markit PEG Engineering and Construction Cost Index February 2019
    2/27/19 10:00 am EST

    Materials costs see uptick as 2018 price hikes filter downstream

    Construction costs continued to increase in February, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) and the Procurement Executives Group (PEG). The current headline IHS Markit PEG Engineering and Construction Cost Index registered 55.3 this month, a slight uptick from January’s reading of 54.4. Index readings well above 50 for both materials and labor indicate price increases continue to be widespread. Materials and equipment prices rose in February, with the sub-index rising from 53.9 inmore...
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  • 2/26/19 10:00 am EST

    Will address delegates at international gathering of industry, policy and financial leaders during CERAWeek 2019, world’s preeminent energy conference, March 11-15 in Houston

    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry will deliver remarks at CERAWeek by IHS Markit 2019, March 11-15 at the Hilton Americas—Houston. “We are honored to have Secretary Perry join us at CERAWeek 2019,” said Daniel Yergin, CERAWeek chairman and vice chairman of IHS Markit. “Through his leadership of the U.S. Department of Energy and his prior service as the longest-serving governor in Texas history, he has consistentlymore...
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  • 2/25/19 2:26 pm EST
    Broadband is already a commodity, and these days it is often considered an essential utility, like water and electricity. As such, it has also become a necessity in most households. The “Home Broadband Experience Index,” a complimentary new white paper from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), provides insight on how service providers can improve customer satisfaction by maximizing the broadband experience.“By offering and achieving  a superior experience across the various levels of the broadbandmore...
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  • 2/25/19 10:00 am EST

    The cross section of energy, technology and the future of mobility will be a major focus at international gathering of industry, policy, technology and financial leaders March 11-15 in Houston

    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ford Motor Company executive chairman William Clay Ford, Jr. will be among the speakers at CERAWeek by IHS Markit 2019, March 11-15 at the Hilton Americas—Houston. CERAWeek 2019: New World of Rivalries: Reshaping the Energy Future will assess the evolving trends of energy markets, the impact of government policies, the environment, technology, geopolitics and the global economy. 2019 marks the 38th anniversary of themore...
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  • 2/21/19 9:20 am EST
    In its latest complimentary mobile games market report, “Mobile Games 2018: Disruption, Battle Royale and Hyper Casual,” business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) explores the performance of the mobile games industry in 2018. According to the report, which is based on a recent analysis of appScatter Group title data, combined mobile games net revenue outside of China for Tencent and NetEase increased 500 percent in 2018 to $472 million.A halt in new games releasesmore...
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  • 2/21/19 8:08 am EST

    Planned online video subscription services from Walt Disney, Apple, Warner Media and NBC Universal are expected to further propel market growth

    New direct-to-consumer online video subscription services from the Walt Disney Company, Apple, and Warner Media are expected to launch in 2019, with NBCUniversal following in 2020. These new services have the potential to add 53 million paying subscriptions to the United States market by 2023, effectively growing the total number of subscribers by 25 percent. This subscription growth would generate up to $3.6 billion dollars in incremental revenue for the direct-to-consumer channels businessmore...
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  • 2/21/19 3:00 am EST
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that it has entered into a three-year agreement with the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) to produce its annual World Ports Conference, beginning in spring 2020. Under the agreement, IHS Markit will leverage its extensive experience in organizing successful events and producing qualitymore...
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  • 2/20/19 12:08 pm EST

    The world’s preeminent energy conference will gather industry, policy, technology and financial leaders March 11-15 in Houston

    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Energy leaders, experts, government officials and policymakers, as well as leaders from the automotive, environmental, technology financial and industrial sectors, will be among the speakers at CERAWeek by IHS Markit 2019, March 11-15 at the Hilton Americas—Houston. CERAWeek by IHS Markit is the premier annual international gathering of energy industry leaders, experts, government officials and policymakers, leadersmore...
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  • 2/20/19 4:04 am EST

    More than one quarter of respondents indicated integration with services and devices was the most important feature of smart speakers

    More than 13 percent of internet users surveyed across the Australia, Brazil, Canada, Germany, India, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States had access to a smart speaker in their households in November 2018. Smart speaker penetration ranges from 6 percent in Japan, to 21 percent in the United States, according to business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO).Among households with smart speakers surveyed by IHS Markit, 27 percent indicated “integration withmore...
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