Latest Business Monitor International Stories

2011-08-11 06:53:00

LONDON, August 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Business Monitor International (BMI) has released its latest special report, "Japan After The Quake: Resurgence Or Another Lost Decade?" examining the state of Japan's economy and exploring the risks and potential areas of outperformance across six industries covering retail, agribusiness, IT, automotives, commercial banking and power. The report outlines BMI's views on Japan's recovery...

2011-08-08 04:58:00

LONDON, August 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Business Monitor International (BMI) forecasts an annual average growth of 8.3% y-o-y between 2011 and 2015 in the construction sector, which will be slightly reduced from the previous high rate. Angola has experienced a post-civil war reconstruction boom, aided by the spending of oil revenues and large credit lines. The infrastructure sector benefited from the rapid pace of growth in the construction industry. Although sky-high...

2011-06-01 11:49:00

LONDON, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Business Monitor International has announced the launch of its special report on the dry-bulk shipping sector called 'Dry-Bulk Shipping in Troubled Waters as Glut of Vessels Soaks up Demand'. The shipping industry analysis report provides an in-depth overview of the challenges that the global dry-bulk shipping sector faces in 2011, with a particular focus on the sector's ability to tackle its current overcapacity crisis. The dry-bulk shipping sector's...

2011-05-31 08:32:00

LONDON, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Business Monitor International (BMI) has announced the launch of its latest report on India's Information Technology industry. The report includes BMI's market assessment and independent 5 forecast to end 2015, covering personal computers and software; semi-conductors, memory chips, integrated circuits and general components; the internet and IT solutions. The India analysis report also analyses regulatory changes (licensing, customs and...

2011-05-19 11:49:00

LONDON, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Business Monitor International (BMI) has announced its latest report, China Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare Report. The healthcare and pharmaceutical analysis includes Business Monitor International's five and ten year forecast for drugs and healthcare expenditure, imports and exports, and focuses on the growth outlook for the prescription, OTC, patented drugs and generics market segments. The forecasts are based on in depth analysis into industry...

2011-04-21 06:15:00

LONDON, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Business Monitor International has released a new special report which covers the probable economic and market implications of the Japan earthquake to the world economy. Since the devastating Tohoku earthquake in Japan on March 11 and its terrible aftermath, there has been much speculation on the scale and scope of a potential nuclear disaster and the implications the disaster will have on the world financial markets. The special report seeks to...

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