Demand

Within the demand perspective likely market developments are forecasted and future customer requirements and mobility demands are analysed. Overall the task assesses how future technological developments, business trends and use cases will shape demand and in turn will shape requirements on transport manufacturing industry and their business models.

Likely market developments of present and upcoming markets are forecasted and future customer requirements and mobility demands including aspects like demographic trends, GHD reduction targets etc. affecting business models of the addressed industry sectors are analysed. This way a comprehensive picture of trends and their complex impact on the competitive position of the European Transport Manufacturing Industry by characterizing anticipated future competition arenas is created. To analyse and determine the future competitiveness of the European Transport Industry crucial research topics were identified and elaborated in interactive workshops with industry experts.