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Current Trends And Outlook For Production And Sales Of The German Machinery Industry In The First Half-Year 2014 Reveal the Quest Trend Magazine

The Quest Trend Magazine has recently published an analysis that evaluates the course of production and sales of the German machinery industry in the first half-year and provides the outlook that can be expected.   The analysis arranges the new half-year data from the Federal Statistical Office in the six-year-lasting period since the world economic […]

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The Use of IO-Link In The German Machinery Industry Until 2016 Reveals The Quest Trend Magazine

Most machine-builders using IO-Link are really content with it. The use of IO-Link will boost until 2016. These are some results of the new Quest study, represented in the Quest Trend Magazine.   In 2007 1% of the machine-builders used IO-Link and 13% at the end of 2013. By 2016 47% of the machine-builders intending […]

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The market shares of Ethernet and real time Ethernet until 2015 in the German machinery industry

The Quest Trend Magazine has published the market shares of real time Ethernet from 2005 to 2012 and the planning of the machine-builders until 2015. This concerns EtherCat, Ethernet IP, Modbus TCP, Powerlink, ProfiNet, Sercos III and VARAN. The publication in the Quest Trend Magazine is based on four representative market surveys from Quest TechnoMarketing […]

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Machine-builders in Germany expecting yearly 2.7% growth until 2016

Behind this average size a broad range of different growth expectations becomes visible. It reaches from a decline in production over stagnation up to growth expectations of more than 50%.   This result showed a survey in the German machinery industry carried out by Quest TechnoMarketing about the use of servo-drives at the machines until […]

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German machine-builders have been shifting their export markets since the world economic crisis – new in the Quest Trend Magazine

The still dominating role of the European Union countries for the machine export has dramatically been relativized since 2008. And even the export shares into the BRIC countries show up noticeable shifts.   The turnover of the German machinery industry achieved its crisis low with 67.5 index points (value index of the German Federal Statistical […]

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How The 10 Largest Automakers Have Internationalized Their Production – New From The Quest Trend Magazine

Since 2000 the production shares of the 10 largest automakers in the 10 largest car countries have been changing in such a way that four out of ten manufacturers do not produce any more the most automobiles in their home land.   Quest TechnoMarketing made these serious changes clearly visible and published them in the […]

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Safety Ethernet in the German Machinery Industry Until 2015

Currently 33% of the machine-builders are using Safety Ethernet but Safety Ethernet is being implemented at just 6% of the machines.   That is based on good reasons as the new Quest study “Ethernet and Safety Ethernet in the German machinery industry until 2015“ highlights. Some results of this study are published by the Quest […]

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The dramatic internationalization of the locations of worldwide motor vehicle production since 2000

The market shares of the individual countries at worldwide automobile production have been dramatically changing in the more than 10 years since 2000. Quest TechnoMarketing made these changes clearly visible and published them in the Quest Trend Magazine.   In 2000 the five countries USA, Japan, Germany, France and Spain produced still almost 60% of […]

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