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2017 Outlook of Global MD and HD Trucks Market

2017 Outlook of Global MD and HD Trucks Market

2017 will be a year like no other in global commercial vehicle industry. Product as a service will dominate industry narrative as proliferation of electronics and connected truck technologies create new logistics business models. Moreover, concerns on global economic and geopolitical stability along with concerns around strength of BRIC economies are creating needs for recalibration of business strategies. Green, safe, connected, and hence smart trucks will experience rising demand. Autonomous mobility and digital freight brokering technologies are expected to receive rising industry interest, and telematics technologies and business models will adapt to these changes. 2017 is also expected to experience rising product and market convergence as value truck segment rises in prominence globally.


  • Executive Summary
    • 2016 Key Highlights
    • Potentially Disruptive Business Models
    • 8 Transformational Shifts Shaping the Future of Commercial Trucking
    • CV Market-Senior Management's Top-of-the-Mind Issues
    • Global GDP and Commercial Trucks Market-Growth Outlook
      • Table CV Market: GDP and CV Growth Outlook Overview, Global, 2017
    • Top 6 Predictions
  • Global MD and HD Trucks Market Outlook
    • Global MD and HD Trucks Market Forecast
    • Global Medium and Heavy Commercial Trucks Market Forecast
    • Product Segments Outlook
    • Attractive MD and HD Trucks Segment by Region
    • MD-HD Trucks OEM Sales Performance
    • Key Market Introductions-Lighter Trucks Turn Lucrative
  • Global MD-HD Trucks-Powertrain Outlook
    • Powertrain Technology Forecast
      • Table CV Market: Powertrain Technology Split by Region, Global, 2017
    • HD Engine Platform Design Harmonisation
    • Alternative Fuel Powertrain Market-Regional Market Share Analysis
  • Global MD-HD Platform Outlook
    • MD Truck Platforms of Major OEMs
    • HD Truck Platforms of Major OEMs
    • Regional and Global MD Platforms of Major OEMs
    • Regional and Global HD Platforms of Major OEMs
    • Changing OEM Focus in Global HD Truck Platform
    • MAN RIO-Digitisation of Truck Solutions Platform
  • Global MD Trucks Market Outlook
    • MD Trucks Market Outlook
    • Impact of Urban Logistics on MD Truck Design
    • Global Product-Price Segment Specifications in MD Trucks
    • MD Trucks-Price-positioning Forecast
    • MD Trucks-Global Platforms
    • Vision of 2025 MD Truck Design Boundaries
  • Global Connected Trucks Outlook
    • Global Installed Base of Connected Trucks by Region
    • Regional Connected Trucks Market-Service Revenue Analysis
    • Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Mandate in the United States
    • New and Attractive Business Cases in Truck Telematics Service Pricing
  • Special Focus A-Select Emerging Markets' Performance: South America, Turkey, and Stan-Jan
    • Regional Outlook-South America
    • Regional Outlook-Turkey
    • Regional Outlook-Stan and Jan Countries
  • Special Focus B-Autonomous Trucking and Platooning
    • How OEMs Will Differentiate Their Brand in the Future
    • Key Challenges to Autonomous Driving in Commercial Vehicles
    • Levels of Automation
    • Functional Matrix for the Autonomous Truck
    • Building Blocks of an Autonomous Truck
    • Key Technology Enablers for Automated Driving
    • Technology Roadmap for Truck Platooning
    • Business Model Focus-Truck Platooning
    • Platooning Implementation Costs to OEMs
      • Table CV Market: Truck Platooning-Incremental Cost Analysis, Global, 2017 and 2030
    • Platooning Revenue Model Analysis
  • Special Focus C-HWW Outlook in Trucking
    • HWW Opportunities in Trucking
    • HWW Technologies for Truck Design
    • HWW Applications and Services for Trucks
    • First Wave of HWW Features in Trucks
  • Special Focus D-Digital Freight Brokering
    • Digitisation in Freight Brokerage
    • Digital Freight Brokerage
    • Automated Freight Brokering Market in United States
    • Digital Freight Brokerage Opportunities in China
  • Special Focus E-Start-ups Disrupting Global CV Market
    • Investing in Start-ups
    • 5 Major Growth Opportunities in the Start-up Space
    • Key Criteria for Choosing a Start-up-Attracting Investors' Eye
    • Key Participants Investing in Start-ups
    • Key Markets for Start-ups in Connected Truck
  • Special Focus F-Business Model Change: Truck as a Service
    • Digitisation Enabling Industry Evolution towards Service/Solution Model
    • Trucking Challenges Propelling Digitalisation
    • Evolution of Digital Technologies Enabling Mission-critical Deliveries
    • Truck as a Service-Nikola Motors' Value Proposition
  • Growth Opportunities and Companies to Action
    • Transformation in Freight Market Ecosystem-2017
    • Growth Opportunities
    • Strategic Imperatives
  • Conclusions and Outlook
    • Key Conclusions and 2017 Outlook
  • Appendix
    • Table of Acronyms Used
    • Upcoming Topics in the Commercial Vehicles Research Programme
  • Global Economic Trends
    • Top Economic Trends 2017
    • Top Economic Predictions-2017
    • Top Predictions in 2017-Advanced Economies
    • Top Predictions in 2017-BRIC Nations
    • World's 20 Largest Economies in 2016
    • World's 20 Fastest Growing Economies in 2016 and 2017
    • World Economic Snapshot-2015-2017
    • Other Macroeconomic Highlights-2017
    • Market Engineering Methodology

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