IHS News Releases - Automotive


  • 9/3/19 10:30 am EDT

     Sharpest fall in new orders since December 2015

    Key findings:

    • Manufacturing conditions worsen in August
    • Production falls amid a sustained drop in new work
    • Business optimism eases to a three-and-a-half year low
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--August data revealed a renewed deterioration in business conditions across the Canadian manufacturing sector, following a slight improvement during the previous month. This was highlighted by a fall in the seasonally adjusted IHS Markit Canada Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index® (PMI®) to 49.1 in August, from 50.2 in July. The latest PMI reading was the lowest for three months and signalled a modest downturn in overall manufacturing performance. A sharpermore...
  • August 2019 Paychex | IHS Markit Small Business Employment Watch
    9/3/19 8:30 am EDT

    The shows small business job growth fell 0.17 percent last month; Weekly hours worked growth increased

    The Paychex | IHS Markit Small Business Employment Watch shows job growth declined again in August while wage growth stabilized. At 98.01, the national jobs index fell 0.17 percent from last month and 0.76 percent over the past quarter, contributing to a 1.22 percent year-over-year drop in the rate of small business job growth. Hourly earnings growth settled at 2.61 percent ($0.69) in August, and weekly hours worked showed positive growth for the first time in 2019. “The jobs index hasmore...
  • 9/1/19 9:57 pm EDT

    Deterioration in manufacturing conditions among the strongest in over three years

    Key findings:Sluggish demand conditions persist in AugustOutput continues to decline; business confidence subduedFirms reduce output charges to stimulate salesTo read the release in its entirety, please click here.more...
  • 9/1/19 9:54 pm EDT

    Operating conditions improve slightly in August

    Key Points:Marginal expansion of outputNew orders broadly stable, despite further decline in export salesOutput charges fall at quickest rate since December 2015To read the release in its entirety, please click here.more...
  • 8/26/19 6:00 am EDT

    Comparing performance across 125 metro areas, RootMetrics shows which big cities excel, which smaller cities surpassed the competition, which tech cities impressed, and which metros have room for improvement

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RootMetrics by IHS Markit, the standard for mobile performance benchmarking, today released its series of 1H 2019 US Metro Rankings reports, which compare mobile network performance in the ten largest metropolitan markets in the US, identify the best and worst performing markets, and show how strong performance is in the top high-tech markets in the country. Key takeaways Chicago was the top performer amid the country’s ten largest metros, while New York and Losmore...
  • 8/21/19 8:11 pm EDT
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit Ltd. (NYSE: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced the pricing of its offering of an additional $350,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of its 4.250% senior notes due 2029 (the “Additional 2029 Notes”) at an issue price of 108.036%. The Additional 2029 Notes will constitute a further issuance of, and form a single series with, IHS Markit’s outstanding 4.250% Senior Notes due 2029 issued on April 8, 2019more...
  • 8/21/19 10:55 am EDT

    Weakness in demand causes carbon steel pipe prices to remain flat

    NEW YORK (August 21, 2019) – U.S. construction cost increases were widespread in August, according to IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO) and the Procurement Executives Group (PEG). The current headline IHS Markit PEG Engineering and Construction Cost Index registered 59.9 in August, a slight dip from July’s reading of 63.2, recording the 34th consecutive month of construction cost increases. Both the materials and equipment, and sub-contractor labor indexes indicated continued price increases, withmore...
  • 8/21/19 7:35 am EDT

    EDM for Energy client count grows to 21 since solution launched 18 months ago

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that California Resources Corporation (NYSE: CRC), the largest oil and natural gas producer in California on a gross-operated basis, has selected the IHS Markit enterprise data management platform, EDM for Energy, as part of its strategy to invest in best-of-breed solutions that will help drive transformation in its business. CRC has selected EDM’s Well Mastermore...
  • 8/15/19 3:30 am EDT

    The latest data from Jane’s by business information provider IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO) highlights that ongoing research and development efforts in the hypersonic missile market will disrupt the defence market as we know it.

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--“As hypersonic weapons fly at extremely high speeds and some are manoeuvrable, they are more likely to disrupt the international offense-defense balance of technology, increasingly blurring the line between nuclear and conventional weapons,” said Rahul Udoshi, analyst at Jane’s by IHS Markit. “Striking virtually anywhere in the world within an hour means these weapons affect the perceptions of strategic stability and further risk crisis escalation over ambiguity ofmore...
  • 8/14/19 2:56 pm EDT

    Registration now open for licensing round promotions in Luanda, Houston, London and Dubai in September

    HOUSTON (Aug. 14, 2019) – Global business information provider IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO), has been selected by the National Agency of Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels of Angola (ANPG), to facilitate its upcoming hydrocarbon licensing round presentations in Luanda, Houston, London and Dubai during September. IHS Markit last hosted previous hydrocarbon round promotions for Angola in 2005, and 2007-2008, which led to the largest signing bonuses on record for individual blocks. ANPG, the nationalmore...