Perspective: Western Europe Manufacturing Industry Update: January-March 2016

Perspective: Western Europe Manufacturing Industry Update: January-March 2016

  • May 2016 •
  • 10 pages •
  • Report ID: 3865282
This IDC Manufacturing Insights Perspective provides a quarterly update that analyzes the business environment and trends for the manufacturing sector in Western Europe in 1Q16, including:Trends in the manufacturing sector based on: IDC Manufacturing Insights' proprietary Global Performance Index (GPI), which tracks growth metrics from more than 800 publicly traded global firms in the manufacturing industryManufacturing Purchasing Manager Indices (PMI), an indicator of economic health of the manufacturing sectorMajor developments in the automotive market in Western Europe An extensive outline of major ICT contracts signed in 1Q16