Transport Manufacturing: Resources

Automotive Digest

Automotive Digest provides up-to-date news and information on the automotive industry. A list of industry events is available, along with market research data and industry specific newsletters.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 27, 2016

Automotive Industries

Automotive Industries (AI) is the world’s oldest trade magazine covering the automotive industry. It provides different publications and reports related to the global automotive industry. The site provides users with access to past and present articles as well as the latest breakthroughs in the industry.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 27, 2016

Automotive Industry Today

Automotive Industry Today provides the latest auto industry news and press releases. The site offers information by automotive topics and allows users to search for news by country, state, topic, or car model. A paid subscription is needed to view sections of the site and articles.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 27, 2016

Automotive News

Automotive News provides in-depth coverage of various areas in the automotive industry. The site offers information about cars and concepts, OEM and suppliers, finance, and insurance. In addition, the site offers newscasts, a data center, webinars, upcoming auto industry events, and recent news.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 27, 2016

Automotive Technology

Automotive Technology provides information about a variety of products and services and lists supplier profiles with product specifications in alphabetical order. In addition, the site provides industry updates through articles and interviews, latest industry projects, white papers, and reports. The site also features events, press releases, and recent news regarding the automotive industry.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 27, 2016

Bureau of Transportation Statistics

The Bureau of Transportation Statistics, part of the U.S. Department of Transportation Research and Innovative Technology Administration, aims to manage and share statistical information for the transportation industry. The site provides data and statistics by mode of transportation, region, and subject area. In addition, the site provides information about policies and methods, a library, and recent industry news.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 27, 2016

Deloitte: Automotive

Deloitte's industries section combines in-depth knowledge and an understanding of the various industries to offer perspective with their functional experiences. Deloitte offers research into several aspects of the automotive manufacturing industry including perspectives, analysis, insights, recent news, and issues facing the industry. The site also features webcast events and video content for more in-depth analysis.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 27, 2016

Export.gov: Automotive & Ground Transportation

Export.gov offers a wide range of current industry information and trade leads to help exporters of U.S goods and services get the information they need to compete successfully in overseas markets. The site offers information about top markets, market research and publications, an automotive resource guide, statistics and reports, and upcoming trade events.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 27, 2016

Global Auto Industry

The Global Auto Industry site provides "e-journals," which are divided into different sections and give information on current industry news. Each section focuses on the auto industry in different parts of the world, providing helpful updates on auto industry trends. Webinars, presentations, and other content are available for purchase.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 27, 2016

International Chamber of Shipping (ICS): Key Facts

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) key facts section gives an overview of various aspects of the marine shipping industry. Categories include shipping and world trade, which gives information such as the types and volumes of ships at sea; safety and regulation, which discusses maritime laws and issues; and environmental performance, which covers energy, efficiency, and pollution.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 19, 2016

Tags: Business Services

Mass Transit Magazine

Mass Transit Magazine is a comprehensive resource on the mass transit industry. The site offers information about the rail and bus sectors, security, sustainability, international press releases, technology, and funding. In addition, the site offers a suppliers directory, press releases from industry conferences, documents, and white papers.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 27, 2016

McKinsey & Company: Travel, Transport and Logistics

A product of McKinsey and Co., the site offers in depth articles and insights on the travel, transport and, logistics industry. Articles present advice and suggestions in various topics, as well as interviews with leading industry professionals.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 27, 2016

PricewaterhouseCoopers: Transportation and Logistics

PricewaterhouseCoopers provides background information on the transportation and logistics industry. The site offers information about the various sectors in the transportation area, such as airlines and airports, rail and roads, and shipping and ports. In addition, the site provides publications and information regarding mergers and acquisition activity in the industry, corporate taxation, and outlooks describing challenges the industry faces.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 27, 2016

Railway-technology.com

Railway-technology.com provides information about the global railway industry. The site offers information about products and services, suppliers, a company directory organized alphabetically, and featured articles. In addition, the site offers information projects by region and category, recent news, white papers, and industry events. Users can subscribe to a free newsletter as well.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 27, 2016

SAP: International Database Corporation Interactive Industry Report

The International Data Corporation Interactive Industry Report, provided by SAP, is an insightful resource for businesses to benchmark their performance against industry peers. The website offers a questionnaire that allows the user to see where a company ranks relative to its industry (leading, trailing, or industry norm) by answering question in different sections: business overview, resource management, portfolio management, and employee management.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 26, 2016

Tags: Chemicals , Mining, Minerals, Metals , Consumer Products , Financial Services , Business Services , Retail , Public Services , Aerospace and Defense , Apparel and Textiles

Ship-technology.com

Ship-technology.com provides information about the global shipping industry. The site offers information about products and services, suppliers, a company directory organized alphabetically, and featured articles. In addition, the site offers information projects by region and category, recent news, white papers, and industry events.  Users can subscribe to a free newsletter as well.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 27, 2016

Truckinginfo

Provided by Heavy Duty Trucking, Truckinginfo is a resource for professionals in the trucking industry. The site offers recent news articles, white papers, blogs, and product news all related to the trucking industry. In addition, the site offers articles and news in the areas of equipment, fleet management, safety, drivers, maintenance, products, fuel, and the aftermarket.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 21, 2016

Tags: Business Services

Union of European Railway Industries (UNIFE)

The Union of European Railway Industries (UNIFE) is the European network for the railway supply industry. It is a professional association representing the interests of companies in the industry. UNIFE’s mission is to enhance the competitiveness of the railway industry and to promote European policies favorable to rail. The site contains information in several topics, such as trade and international affairs, standards and regulations, and environment and sustainability. Also available on the site is information regarding UNIFE's current projects, news and publications, and industry events.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 26, 2016

Tags: Public Services

University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI)

The University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI) publishes a large variety of reports and expository essays about the state of the transportation industry. UMTRI takes an in-depth look at specific issues currently affecting the automotive industry such as traffic safety programs, sustainable transportation, energy efficiency, and emissions. UMITRI also offers facilities and services, including field data collection, child safety seat performance evaluation, and a driving simulator.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 27, 2016

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