The Canadian DEF market: Where are the main opportunities and challenges?
By Fabricio Cardoso, Research Manager, Integer Research Diesel exhaust fluid (DEF), also known as fluide d’échappement diesel (FED) in Québec, has been required by Canadian trucks for nearly ten years. Although DEF is a relatively simple product – a 32.5 wt% high-quality urea solution suitable for automotive systems, (and cannot be made of fertilizer-grade urea)
The DEF Awards are back for 2018! Who will you be nominating?
Categories have been announced and nominations are now open for The DEF Awards 2018. Launched last year at The DEF Forum, we’re mixing and shaking the awards up this year, with a Luau themed cocktail party! The DEF Awards 2018 will be held on September 27, the second day of Integer’s DEF Forum in Scottsdale,
Automotive cable capacity reached 150 million core-km per year as of 2016 – where is the sector heading next?
The automotive industry is undergoing a technological evolution. The market has moved towards more complex vehicles with new features like driver assist, active safety, and in some cases, autonomous driving capabilities. These advancements have a huge impact on demand and supply for the automotive wire and cable industry and producers have many questions about what
All Brazil’s automotive-grade urea to be imported as Petrobras announces withdrawal from the market
By Fabricio Cardoso, Research Manager, Integer Research The Brazilian automotive-grade urea and ARLA 32 (AdBlue®) markets will undergo significant structural changes over the next few months. On 22 March 2018, Petrobras had indicated that Camaçari and Laranjeiras would go offline by end of June, however one week later the company announced this would be postponed
Global Insulated Wire & Cable Outlook Webinar – May 2018
Market feedback on the wire Düsseldorf trade show, interest in automotive cable and fire performance cable Our thoughts on the Trump Administration sanctions on Rusal, and its impact on the aluminium market A quick look at the latest findings from the Wire & Cable Data Service including: recent market developments, the changing global supply/demand balance
Phosphate industry outlook: key questions facing the global market
Integer Research’s Head of Phosphate and NPK, Ibi Idoniboye, looks at the key questions facing the phosphate industry – and invites you to a complimentary webinar which will address these questions in detail. It is commonly agreed that the global phosphates market remains fundamentally weak, particularly at the downstream level. Market oversupply (more operational capacity
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Click here to watch the webinar now >> Integer deliver concise and insightful phosphate market presentations that provide a great window into the prospects of the global phosphate market, and the key issues impacting its outlook. The phosphate webinar will address the following questions: What happens if/when Chinese ammonia costs fall? Is there any evidence of China rationalising its phosphate
Diesel in Europe – what does the future hold?
By Ben Fielden, Conference Manager at Integer Research, currently building the program for Integer Emissions Summit & AdBlue® Forum Europe 2018 The recent decision by German high courts has now allowed bans on Euro 4 and Euro 5 diesel engines in major cities, while last year there were warnings of other cities in Europe considering
Free webinars available on demand – China and India SCR and AdBlue® Markets
This month we ran free webinars in line with the recent publication of The China SCR & AdBlue® Forecast Service and The India SCR & AdBlue® Forecast Service. Our extremely well-attended China focused webinar took place on 15th March. It covered the following key topics: How to comply with the emissions control legislation in China
India’s path to becoming the world’s fourth largest SCR & AdBlue® market
By Alex Wood, Analyst at Integer Research, and Editor of The India SCR & AdBlue® Forecast Service The Indian government has been proactive in taking steps to prepare the market for the introduction of Bharat Stage VI (BS-VI) emission standards on the 1st April 2020. The standards will be enforced on the same date across the country,