The GMO report provides a comprehensive overview of the global manufacturing sector. It includes observations and insights from KPMG partners as well as industry experts and leaders based on an industry-wide survey of 460 global executives, as well as executive interviews.

Check back in June for the new 2015 survey!

Megatrends Research

This report analyzes ten key trends in Industrial Manufacturing and provides KPMG perspectives, approaches, solutions and related KPMG Services.

Nanotechnology: Thinking Big by Thinking Small

Areas of Impact:   Impacted industries:
Materials (graphene, nanocomposites)   Aerospace and defense, transportation
Coatings (nanocoatings)   Automotive, defense, construction
Energy collection and storage (nanoparticles)   Solar panels
Lighting (quantum dot – nanoparticles)   LED lighting
Manufacturing processes (self-assembly – branch of nanotechnology)   Computer chips, potential benefits for alternate energy and medicine.

global aerospace & defense outlook

KPMG’s Global Aerospace & Defense Outlook 2014 report examines the health and direction of the industry’s organizations. It focuses on how they are improving the visibility into profitability and costs, building new partnerships and opportunities to leverage their existing products and services.

Check back in August for the new 2015 survey!

Global Automotive Executive Survey 2015

The Global Automotive Executive Survey is KPMG International’s annual assessment of the current state and future prospects of the worldwide automotive industry. In the 16th annual survey, 200 senior executives from the world’s leading automotive companies were interviewed, including automakers, suppliers, dealers, financial service providers, rental companies and mobility service providers.

Imagine the Factory of the Future

The next generation value chain will be even more interconnected, combining information, communications and automation technologies.


Data Consistency: The Hidden Challenges to Financial Reporting

For Finance functions to be successful and enhance their role as a strategic partner to the business, they must have accurate, timely, and the right detailed data to inform business decisions.



Achieving a Successful Launch: At What Cost?

Integrated Profit Planning