IHS News Releases - Automotive


  • 8/13/19 10:00 am EDT
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--U.S. railroads experienced a further deterioration of their price advantage for domestic intermodal shipping compared to trucking in the second quarter, according to a new index by global business information provider IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO). This latest contraction in the domestic intermodal pricing edge continues a trend that began in the first quarter of 2018. The dwindling pricing advantage means that there is less financial incentive for shippers tomore...
  • 8/12/19 6:00 am EDT

    New mobile performance report shows incredible speeds on 5G compared to LTE

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RootMetrics by IHS Markit, the standard for mobile performance benchmarking, today released the first in its series of 5G First Look Reports, discussing 5G performance by South Korean operators KT, LG U+, and SK Telecom. The company’s 5G First look reports offer insight into the world of 5G and how 5G networks perform from the consumer’s perspective. The new report shows that LG U+ held an edge over the competition in Seoul by delivering the fastest 5G speeds andmore...
  • 8/7/19 10:30 am EDT
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced the release of their House Price & Credit Crunch Scenario Report, examining the potential global economic impact of a collapse in housing prices. Major economies in Asia-Pacific, Europe and parts of Canada have experienced housing price increases of over 40 percent since 2010, far outstripping wages and inflation and often supported by dynamic foreignmore...
  • 8/5/19 7:11 am EDT

    Business activity growth edges up to a nine-month high

    Key findings:Modest increase in service sector outputRebound in new work, helped by export salesBusiness expectations ease to a four-month lowTo read the release in its entirety, click heremore...
  • 8/5/19 7:07 am EDT

    Eurozone growth softens as manufacturing downturn deepens

    Key findings:▪ Final Eurozone Composite Output Index: 51.5 (Flash: 51.5, June Final: 52.2) ▪ Final Eurozone Services Business Activity Index: 53.2 (Flash: 53.3, June Final: 53.6)To read the release in its entirety, click here more...
  • 8/5/19 2:59 am EDT

    Activity rises modestly, but new business growth dips to one-year low

    Key findings: Modest activity growth sustained in July......but new business and employment growth easesOptimism dips to near two-year lowTo read the release in its entirety, please click here.more...
  • 8/4/19 11:09 pm EDT

    Chinese business activity growth remains subdued in July

    Key pointsManufacturing sector stabilises, but service sector growth weakens furtherTotal new work expands at a slightly faster paceOptimism regarding future output improves to three-month highTo read the release in its entirety, please click here.more...
  • 8/1/19 11:15 am EDT

    PMI falls to lowest since September 2009

    Key findings:

    • Fractional output growth and muted demand hold back overall expansion
    • Employment falls for first time since June 2013
    • Output expectations moderate to series low
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--U.S. manufacturing firms signalled only a fractional improvement in business conditions in July, with the headline PMI dropping to its lowest since September 2009. Driving less robust overall growth was a slower increase in production and muted client demand. Although the rate of expansion in new business quickened, it remained historically subdued, with export orders contracting for the second time in the last three months. In line with less robust demand, optimismmore...
  • 8/1/19 10:45 am EDT

    Manufacturing PMI hits four-month high in July

    Key findings:

    Production and new orders decline at slower rates in July

    Employment numbers continue to rise

    Input cost inflation eases to its lowest since May 2013

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Canadian manufacturers signalled another fall in production levels during July, largely reflecting a sustained decrease in new orders. However, the latest drop in output was the least marked since the downturn began in April. Moreover, manufacturers signalled a rebound in business optimism regarding the year ahead outlook and staffing levels picked up for the third month running. At the same time, input cost inflation eased to its weakest for just over six years, whichmore...
  • 8/1/19 10:40 am EDT

    IAPH event at Flanders Meeting & Convention Center March 17-19, 2020 in Antwerp will focus on Building Transparency, Predictability and Trust

    IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, and the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH), the world’s global ports association, today announced the IAPH World Ports Conference will take place on March 17-19, 2020 in Antwerp, Belgium at the Flanders Meeting & Convention Center in the city center. The Port of Antwerp is the Host Sponsor of this prestigious event.Exploring the theme of Building Transparency, Predictability andmore...