Here’s a brief run-down of reports available in our research store that caught our eye over the past week or so…

Demographic and Consumer Lifestyle Trends Drive Right-Sizing in the UK Car Market

Households with only one or two occupants continue to proliferate across the UK. Small car segments accounted for less than 30% of the UK passenger car market until 1999 but now hover around the 40% mark. This report reviews the right-sizing trend in the UK car market in light of changing demographic, consumer expenditure and consumer lifestyle patterns.

Thailand: a year after the floods

This management report presents an exclusive insight into how the auto industry coped and the lessons it learnt from the 2011 monsoon floods. It uncovers the weaknesses and strengths of the supply chain as the flood waters rose. It looks at the different strategies used by the companies and the lessons learnt.

Automotive Aftermarket in Germany 2011-2015

What will the German aftermarket size be in 2015 and at what rate will it grow? What key trends is this market subject to? What is driving this market? What are the challenges to market growth? Just some of the questions raised in this report.

Global Car & Automobile Manufacturing

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.

Automotive Lighting and Signaling Equipment Market in China 2011-2015

This report has been prepared based on an in-depth analysis of the market with inputs from industry experts. The report focuses on China; it also covers the Automotive Lighting and Signaling Equipment market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years.

Electric Vehicle Industry Profitability 2012 – Where, Why, What Next?

This report covers the trends in trading performance and relative strength of companies making hybrid and pure electric vehicles for land, water and air and their six key components. It gives tools for predicting future trading success both in niches and in volume supply. It identifies gaps in these markets as well as danger areas.

LMC Automotive’s Estimated Pan-European Passenger Car Assembly by Model (annual subscription)

Available from just-auto, LMC Automotive provides a monthly update for European Passenger Car Production history, using the latest actual data and estimates. This annual subscription provides you with immediate access to the current edition, plus 11 further monthly updates.

FOURIN Asia Automotive Intelligence

The FOURIN Asia Automotive Intelligence (FAAI) covers industry and market trends and provides essential statistical data on the rapidly changing Asian automotive industry. This is an annual subscription of 12 monthly issues of printable PDF reports.