In 2016, the global automotive market remains divided. On the one hand, Europe, China, and the United States will post strong growth. On the other, India is stagnant, Japan is floundering and Russia and Brazil continue their dizzying drop. Public policies will determine growth in many car markets.
Greater intervention by public policy in market dynamics is one clear trend. The second is the growing fascination with and investment in the future of the sector and in particular electric and autonomous cars.