Lithium and Cobalt—A Tale of Two Commodities
Is there enough lithium and cobalt to power the electric vehicle revolution? McKinsey takes an elemental view of the issue and comes up with some counter-intuitive findings.
Elements of Success: Urban Transportation Systems of 24 Global Cities
As cities increasingly attempt to integrate public and private transport elements, which urban centers serve as benchmarks? To find out, McKinsey studied 24 cities to develop a fact-based ranking.
Profiling The Outsourced Drivetrain Testing Market
The market for outsourced drivetrain testing remains largely stable in the face of massive industry discontinuities. Now, however, several converging trends will drive growth and cause a shakeup in the sector’s structure and value pools.
McKinsey Global Economics Intelligence Report, June 2018
Continued strong performance across the global economy faces some pressure, as reflected in McKinsey’s June executive survey of economic sentiment. Still, consumer confidence is high and global purchasing manager indices remain strong, according to the latest McKinsey Global Economics Intelligence report.
Webcast: The Future of Commercial Vehicle Industry – Outlook on Profits Pools, Trends, and Implications
Integral elements in everything from the oldest incumbent’s logistics strategy to the newest startup’s go-to-market plans, commercial vehicles (CVs) mean business. To understand the changes ahead for the pivotal CV industry, please log-in to the Automotive and Assembly Extranet on Friday, July 13, 2018 at 2:30 pm (CET) for a webcast that examines the future of the commercial vehicle industry.
The Board Perspective
As the roles and responsibilities of boards of directors continue to evolve and broaden, understanding the challenges ahead becomes more important. McKinsey has published the second edition of The Board Perspective, which offers insights regarding what separates successful boards from the rest.
Taking the Next Leap Forward in Semiconductor Yield Improvement
The semiconductor industry seeks ever greater yield improvement, but sometimes fails to translate that performance into higher profitability. By ensuring engineering and finance functions speak the same language, chipmakers can deliver better bottom-line results.
Webcast: Digital Transformation in Automotive
Don’t miss the Automotive & Assembly webcast that examines the automotive digital transformation. Presented Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 2:30 pm (CET), it discusses a set of best practices and areas in digital transformation that should be recognized.
Smart Cities: A Digital Solution For A More Livable Future
Beset by overcrowding, congestion, crime and other problems, the world’s urban centers are struggling to find answers to some intractable challenges. A new report by the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) examines the evolution of smart cities over the past decade, identifying digital solutions that could help ensure a more livable future.