Navigating the EV Market Shift in China

China’s Unrivaled Position in the EV LandscapeThe electric vehicle (EV) market in China continues to redefine the automotive industry’s future. In 2023, China solidified its position as a global leader by accounting for nearly 60% of worldwide EV sales (measured in car registrations), a significant indicator of its growing dominance, according to data from the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) Global EV Outlook 2024, a Paris-based autonomous intergovernmental organization. This trend is not just a fleeting phase but a clear signal of the shifting dynamics in the global car market, with projections showing that one in three cars in China will …

Future of EVs in India by 2030: Opportunities and Implications for Ancillary Industries

Future of EVs in India by 2030: Opportunities and Implications for Ancillary IndustriesWith over 30 years of consulting experience across Western and Eastern Europe, Asia, and the Americas, our expertise in strategy and globalization has equipped us to analyze the burgeoning electric vehicle (EV) industry. EAC has successfully executed numerous projects in the e-mobility and battery sectors, particularly in Asian growth markets and Europe. This presentation delves into the future of EVs in India by 2030 and explores the implications for ancillary industries.Current Landscape In FY 2024, EVs accounted for 1.7 million units of total vehicle sales in India. The …

Aftermath of the EV hype – permanent dip, small dent, or no crisis at all?

Aftermath of the EV hype – permanent dip, small dent, or no crisis at all?The hype surrounding electric vehicles (EVs) in recent years has been undeniable, driven by a combination of environmental consciousness, government incentives, and technological advancements. However, as the dust settles, questions arise about the sustainability of this growth momentum and the long-term viability of the EV market.The surge in demand for EVs, accelerated during the COVID-19 pandemic, painted a rosy picture of exponential growth and high expectations. Ambitious targets, such as Germany’s aim to have 15 million EVs on the road by 2030, fueled optimism for a …

India’s New EV Import Policy: A Boon for Global Manufacturers?

India’s New EV Import Policy: A Boon for Global Manufacturers?To boost India’s electric vehicle (EV) industry, the government has unveiled a new import policy, having a two-pronged approach: first, to attract investments in premium EV manufacturing. This could bring globally recognized brands and advanced technologies to India. Second, the policy aims to promote localization, encouraging the domestic production of EVs. This focus on local manufacturing protects existing Indian companies that are currently catering to the price-conscious consumer segment with affordable EVs. By creating this framework, the government hopes to foster a sustainable EV ecosystem in India, with options for both …

Automechanika Schanghai 2023

Automechanika Shanghai 2023Der China Auto After-Sales Market Entrepreneurs Boundless Summit und die AMR High-End Cocktail Party wurden erfolgreich in Shanghai abgehalten. Die Veranstaltung wurde in einem komfortablen, freien und offenen „TED TALK“-Vortragsformat abgehalten, um zukunftsweisende Ideen zu verbreiten und eine Plattform für Diskussionen auf höchster Managementebene zu schaffen. Unsere Managing Consultant, Frau Addie Wei, hielt einen Vortrag mit dem Titel „The Roadmap of Chinese OEMs Going Global and Opportunities in the Chinese After-Sales Market“.In ihrem Vortrag hob Frau Wei hervor, dass mit dem kontinuierlichen Wachstum des Marktanteils von intelligenten Elektrofahrzeugen die Beziehung zwischen Automobilunternehmen und Kundendienstanbietern einen Umgestaltungsprozess durchläuft. Dieser …

Automechanika Shanghai 2023

Automechanika Shanghai 2023The China Auto After-sales Market Entrepreneurs Boundless Summit and AMR High-end Cocktail Party were successfully held in Shanghai. The event adopted a comfortable, free, and open „TED TALK“ speech format to disseminate leading-edge thinking and establish a platform for top-level management discussions. Our Managing Consultant, Ms. Addie Wei, delivered a speech titled „The Roadmap of Chinese OEMs Going Global and Opportunities in the Chinese After-sales market.“In her presentation, Ms. Wei highlighted that, with the continuous growth in market share of intelligent electric vehicles, the relationship between car companies and after-sales service providers is undergoing a reshaping process. This …