2016 Q2 Newsletter
…to the latest edition of our customer newsletter, sharing recent news from around the world at JATO Dynamics.
2016 has already seen some exciting JATO developments, including a new portal solution we have developed for North America, and the launch of our LCV Specifications dataset for India. We have also improved our JATO-LMC Automotive Global Light Vehicle Sales Forecast solution; as a direct response to requests from clients, we now offer regional forecasts to complement our existing global solution.
And during the second half of 2016 we will not be resting either… we have exciting plans to deliver further solutions to you, including a fresh, interactive environment for JATO News, API solutions for retail and leasing, as well as V5!
JATO has also just moved its Global Head Quarters to Uxbridge, on the outskirts of London. It is a fresh and open plan office layout, with both formal and informal breakout and collaboration spaces promoting closer working relationships and easier development and problem solving opportunities.
This closer working behavior is already in evidence after only 4 weeks in our new home! I am personally promoting a more open approach, to improve our effectiveness in meeting your needs as our clients, as well as to encourage different and innovative thinking in all we do. Please take a look at the photos we have included in the article inside, and, I offer you an open invitation to visit us here.
In the meantime depending on where in the world you are, enjoy your summer holidays, and for those working in the winter months, we remain ready to support you….enjoy this issue.
ANDY ROTHERY, CEO
Chinese 2015 Market Overview
Did you know that 55% of new vehicle registrations for foreign car brands in China, were outside of China’s largest cities last year? The Chinese car market continues to grow, but at lower rates due to new restrictions on key cities. However it still represents a strong opportunity for those looking to expand their business. Check out the challenges and opportunities for China in our Market Insight report below…
JATO Global New-Car Sales 2016
More than 20 million cars were sold globally during the first quarter of 2016. That is 2.8% more than in the same period in 2015 and is largely the result of increasing demand in China and Europe. JATO’s latest Whitepaper gives an overview of what happened to sales volumes in the global car industry, which segments drove the growth and which models took the lead.
Click below to see the full report…
A Day in the Life of Mohamed Mohamed
After the success of previous articles, we again focus on ‘a day in the life’ of a JATO employee, giving you an insight into the people behind the data at JATO. In this issue we speak to Mohamed Mohamed, Web Platform Solutions Architect based in the UK.
We asked Mohammed a series of questions reflecting on his time at JATO to date, here is what he has to say…
JATO-LMC AUTOMOTIVE GLOBAL LIGHT VEHICLE SALES FORECAST
In April 2015 JATO Dynamics and LMC Automotive announced a new partnership to deliver a Global Light Vehicles Sales Forecasts solution, that powers planning and decision making for clients across the global automotive sector. This was created as the first joint solution which is available through our JATO Net and JATO V4 platforms allowing you to access forecast data via the web, as well as our desktop solution
New Dataset – LCV Specifications: India
According to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), as of October 2015, the Indian economy is worth 2,182 trillion US dollars. It is the 7th-largest global economy at 8,027 trillion US dollars, the third-largest by purchasing power parity, or PPP.
Click below to find out more…
JATO Market Focus: GB
The UK is well represented within the global automotive industry with Global and European organisations being based here, as well as National Sales Companies (NSCs) for most global automotive OEMs. It is also home to vehicle manufacturing plants and industry suppliers. 16 of the world’s 20 biggest automotive suppliers have a UK base.
Click below for more insight…
JATO Market Focus: Australia
Australia is the world’s sixth-largest country by total area. Since federation in 1901, Australia has maintained a stable liberal democratic political system that functions as a federal parliamentary democracy and constitutional monarchy comprising six states and several territories. Click below for full overview…
JATO moves its UK based HQ to Uxbridge, West London
On 27th June, we excitedly opened the doors of our new headquarters in Uxbridge, West London. During almost a quarter of a century in Harrow, JATO has seen huge change. Click below to find out more…
New Car CO2 Emissions across Europe 2015
In 2015 more than 60% of all new cars sold in the countries covered by this study had official CO2 emissions of 120g/km or less, compared to only 6% in 2003. This comes despite increases in vehicle sizes, safety features, vehicle performance and equipment levels of many models. The CO2 emissions trends by segment, brand, fuel type and targets of the 23 European countries are available in one single report – the 2016 update of our annual JATO CO2 Report – now available for purchase.
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