Business & Technology Trends
126.000 jobs lost in the European Automotive Industry in the past six months The collapse of the European car market has consequences: automakers and car part manufacturers have announced up to 126,000 job cuts in Europe in the past six months. What stands out when analysing these figures?
Battery Day III - Febr 11, 2020 - Helmond (Netherlands) - Conference report The Battery Day is a conference related to battery cells, battery packs and their usage and recycling, organized by RAI Automotive Industry NL (the former Automotive NL ) in Helmond.
'Pulse Check' - Impact of Covid-19 on Automotive industry suppliers In the context of the Coronavirus crisis and its significant impact on the automotive industry, a second "Covid-19 survey" was conducted in April 2020. Four times a year, the European Automotive Suppliers Association CLEPA works with McKinsey & Company to conduct a 'Pulse Check', a survey carried out among automotive industry suppliers with regard to their economic situation and forecasts. This second additional Covid-19 survey, carried out between 27 and 30 April among 79 respondents, was focused on the relaunch of the European automotive industry.
The impact of COVID-19 on the automotive suppliers: Results from the McKinsey CLEPA Pulse Check Every three months, CLEPA (The Europeas Association of Automotive Suppliers, of which Agoria is a board member) and McKinsey & Company perform their "Pulse Check", a survey amongst automotive suppliers on the economic situation and forecast. During the last survey, carried out between March 20 and 24 with 116 respondents, the focus shifted towards the impact of COVID-19 on the industry.