Automotive Forecasting

The automotive sector faces the interconnected demands of rapid technology evolution, increased competitive pressure, market risk and macro-economic and regulatory change. We empower you to act quickly and with confidence in the challenging automotive environment

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Sales, Production and Powertrain Forecasting

We provide the insight for those connected to the automotive sector to understand and stay ahead of technology change and its impact

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Maximise opportunities and minimise risk

We offer the automotive industry all the information, insight and industry expertise needed to power better business decisions in a world defined by change.

Why is it important in today’s market to have an independent forecast of the automotive industry? Pete Kelly, Managing Director, explains.

Integrating LMC Automotive’s independent and unbiased forecast data, analysis, insight and expertise into your strategic business planning process enables you to make faster, better-informed, more confident business decisions – minimising risk and maximising opportunity.

What sets us apart is our exclusive focus on automotive. This enables us to deliver the leading production, sales and powertrain forecasts and the best automotive market intelligence available today.

In a time of rapid technology evolution, increased competitive pressure and market risk, macro-economic and regulatory change, we offer the right guidance, at the right time.

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Production Forecast

The best available source of global forecasts and strategic information on Light Vehicle production

Sales Forecast

The most comprehensive source of strategic information and forecasts for global, regional and national Light Vehicle markets

Powertrain Forecast

An essential source of combustion engine, transmission and electrification forecasts for the global Light Vehicle market

Commercial Vehicle Forecast

Unmatched worldwide coverage of sales and production data for the Commercial Vehicle sector, published in partnership with ACT Research

“I am very happy that we decided to leave our previous data supplier and are now a LMC customer. Data quality is a lot better and my direct contact has been a great person to work with both before and after finalising the contract. It seems LMC has a well-chosen team of people working for it.”

German Component Supplier



We track and analyse vehicle generations at the assembly plant level in our Global Automotive Production Forecast

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data points

Our in-depth analysis and forecasts are based on millions of data points that help aid knowledge and insight

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engine types

Our Global Light Vehicle Powertrain Forecast examines detailed elements of all engine and transmission combinations

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