IHS News Releases - Automotive

Automotive

  • 8/22/18 11:31 am EDT

    Samsung Electronics, Intel and SK Hynix continued to lead the semiconductor market in Q2 2018

    Global semiconductor industry revenue grew 4.4 percent, quarter over quarter, in the second quarter of 2018, reaching a record $120.8 billion. Semiconductor growth occurred in all application markets and world regions, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.“The explosive growth in enterprise and storage drove the market to new heights in the second quarter,” said Ron Ellwanger, senior analyst and component landscape tool managermore...
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  • 8/22/18 10:00 am EDT

    Volatility in Engineering and Construction Cost Index driven by disruptions in supply chain

    Construction costs increased for the 22nd straight month in August, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) and the Procurement Executives Group (PEG). The current headline IHS Markit PEG Engineering and Construction Cost Index registered 58.9, 9 points lower than July, indicating prices rose at a slower pace in August comparted to July. The decline in the current headline index was due to more respondents noting unchanged prices compared to the previous month. Both materials/equipment andmore...
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  • 8/22/18 8:00 am EDT

    Focus on cost reduction during recent downturn drove operators to use sand instead of costlier proppants, lowering completion costs

    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sustained oil and gas exploration and production activity growth, coupled with rising U.S. CAPEX investment and escalating proppant intensity–per-lateral-foot—especially in the Permian Basin—is driving ‘extreme’ demand growth for proppant (frack) sand, according to a new report from business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO). The report, entitled IHS Markit ProppantIQ 2Q2018 Analysis, says the current market valuemore...
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  • 8/21/18 8:00 am EDT

    In a state of arrested development, late-emerging-phase Alaska North Slope Basin holds an estimated 38 billion barrels of oil equivalent in remaining recoverable resources

    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Alaska North Slope (ANS) Basin -- a prolific source of U.S. oil production previously limited by a number of barriers to entry including cost and access -- is poised to re-emerge as a major source of U.S. energy production, with crude oil output potentially increasing as much as 40 percent during the next eight years, according to new energy research from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical informationmore...
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  • 8/20/18 10:55 am EDT
    LONDON (August 20, 2018) – Eighty-two percent of mobile operators participating in a 5G study conducted by business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) are busy trialing and testing the technology, mainly in North America and Asia, with 12 percent -- all from North America -- planning commercial 5G rollouts by year’s end.“Get ready, 5G is around the corner,” said Stéphane Téral, executive research director, mobile infrastructure and carrier economics, IHS Markit. “5G is going livemore...
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  • 8/20/18 10:38 am EDT

    TV broadcasters in China spent 43 billion yuan (US$6.4 billion) on programming in 2017, compared to 30 billion yuan (US$4.5 billion) spent by online platform companies

    China has overtaken the United Kingdom in the television programming industry, becoming the second-largest market in the world after the United States, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions. TV programming expenditures in China, including online platforms, hit 73 billion yuan (US$10.9 billion) in 2017, followed by the UK at (US$10.0 billion), while the US led the global market, spending (US$58.3 billion).“The growth in China’smore...
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  • 8/13/18 4:04 am EDT

    Time spent viewing online long-form content was the fastest-growing category in the top five European markets, as OTT video subscriptions continue to rise

    As viewers continue to shift to viewing television content on an on-demand basis, TV and video consumption is changing across the leading five European markets: United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy and Spain. Linear TV viewing time declined, year over year, across all five markets in 2017, while time-shifted viewing, via personal video recorders (PVRs), has also stagnated or declined, according to a new report from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analyticsmore...
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  • 8/13/18 12:02 am EDT
    LONDON (Aug 13, 2018) – Amid growing demand for active matrix organic light-emitting diode (AMOLED) panels for smartphones, shipments of flexible AMOLED panels are expected to account for more than 50 percent of total AMOLED panel shipments by 2020.According to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, shipments of flexible AMOLED panels are expected to reach 335.7 million units by 2020, topping those of rigid AMOLED panels at 315.9 millionmore...
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  • 2018 Business Cost Index from IHS Markit
    8/7/18 9:00 am EDT

    Honolulu retains ranking as costliest city to do business, Morristown, TN most affordable 

    Business costs in Honolulu, San Jose, San Francisco, Bridgeport, CT and New York City all exceed the national average by more than 25 percent, according to the 2018 Business Cost Index from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions. Conversely, business costs in the cheapest areas, including Morristown, TN, Beckley, WV, and Valdosta, GA, are more than 15 percent lower than the U.S. average.The Business Cost Index (BCI) shows that more expensivemore...
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  • 8/7/18 8:51 am EDT

    Integrated data management and investment management platform will be delivered on the cloud       

    LONDON (August 7, 2018) – IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that Quilter Investors Limited, the £17 billion* multi-asset fund manager within the newly listed Quilter plc, has selected its Enterprise Data Management (EDM) and investment management (thinkFolio) solutions. They will be delivered on the AWS Cloud, which will be hosted and managed by IHS Markit.“As we set out to enhance efficiency and scalability, we neededmore...
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