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JSB Market Research ThrowbackThursday

A low week for Kajaria Ceramics, Volkswagen adheres to CNG and more news

The last week observed a few ups and downs in diverse global industries. JSB Market Research’s new ThrowbackThursday series a new weekly update for its readers. Now, get a closer view of the market every week! 

Uber is optimistic with Urban Air Mobility

As Uber enters the urban air mobility market, it plans out new strategies to make money from its ventures. With this, the UAM industry is likely to become competitive in a few years. Recent logistics market research reports value the market around USD 5.25 billion in 2018 with a growing CAGR of 11.34% over by the end of 2026. 

A low week for Kajaria Ceramics 

Despite the ceramic markets view greater growth, the last week for Kajaria Ceramics wasn’t a great one with a 9.14% fall in its price. How does the company plan to bounce back in the global advanced ceramics market poses a question. The latest global materials market research reports suggest bio-Ceramics will be the largest segment for ceramics in the next few years. It will be interesting to see how marketers plan to take it ahead in the industry.

Volkswagen adheres to CNG amidst electrified automotive industry 

Although the automotive industry observes big talks of advancing electrification of fleets, Volkswagen Group sticks to CNG. The company pushes new projects with CNG as an alternative for decarbonizing road transport. The Volkswagen swot analysis 2019 analyzes the factors influencing the company’s strategies and plans more details about its widened product range. 

Revlimid comes up in the Oncology blockbuster drug list

Revlimid, the thalidomide analog has come up in the list of Oncology Blockbuster Drugs Market with its annual sales increasing with 18.3%. As per the recent pharmaceuticals market research reports its sales had reached $9.685 billion in 2018. 

Nokia boosts IoT for Agri-tech

With its Worldwide IoT Network Grid (WING), Nokia works on a smart agri-tech program in Algerian smart agriculture industry. The program with offer data to Algerian farmers which will eventually help them gain better yields. This is one of the projects with new technology in agriculture in 2019. 

  – Written by Gauri Ludbe 

Business Writer


Interim budget 2019 India

Throwback Thursday: Interim budget 2019 of India

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India’s interim budget was announced last week and each sector peeks into the policies to see what’s ‘in’ for them. This is a #ThrowbackThursday to India’s Interim budget that fairly focused on the agricultural and rural sector, infrastructure, education, job creation, digital economy among others. 

Agriculture Sector: 

Despite criticism received for inadequate allocation to the agricultural sector, the new government managed to view 2.9 % annual growth rate during 2018-19. The 2019-20 interim budget encouraged women participation in the sector while it puts forward the agri-schemes. The Agri sector Rs 1,30,485 crore and fertilizer subsidy is Rs 79,996 crore for the year 2019-20 through initiatives such as PM-Kisan scheme, Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana, etc. 

Finance sector: 

High-rated pooled assets of BFCs amounting to a total of one lakh crore during the financial year. Government’s new schemes are expected to boost confidence in the finance industry and help it tide over liquidity issues 

Startups: 

The budget 2019 was in talks for its pro-startups approach. Apart from the government’s TV program dedicated to startups, the governments’ budget talks a lot more than the trend. It primarily proposes to help 20 tech businesses set up resources business incubators and 20 tech business incubators by next year. The government estimates it to benefit more than 70,000 skilled startup creators. Governments’ other startup initiatives encourage Foreign Direct Investments and aim to streamline the process for business newbies. 

Healthcare:

Government plays it safe for the healthcare sector as it hikes finance allocation for the section. However, there has not been any new scheme or initiative dedicated to boosting certain crucial healthcare market segments. 

Industries: 

With a great boost to the infrastructure sector, the government plans to support industries such as cement, chemical and other sectors. Despite which, the infrastructure sector may face challenges in overcoming commercial drawbacks. The revisions done in the duties of diverse industrial sectors remained mostly positive. 

Government plans to boost commercial development of India through technological advancements, export competitiveness in various industries. It will be interesting to see how the year turns out to be for the Indian economy ahead of execution. 

  – Written by Gauri Ludbe 

Business Writer