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Besides detailed forecast volumes, subscribers also receive:
Customized analysis based on client needs is also available.
The forecast is led by Alan Baum with over 30 years of experience. Sources include various proprietary sources, and a wide range of industry data. The results of a mathematical model are supplemented by judgment and experience (a critical component in a very complicated industry) and proprietary analytical tools. Results using multiple scenarios are available to clients in order to understand the differential impact of economic and automotive changes on the vehicle programs they supply.
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Suppliers and other industry participants have relied on a detailed forecast of automotive sales and production that has been provided by Baum and Associates’ principal since 1990.