Maya Xiao

Maya Xiao, Senior Research Analyst – China, Interact Analysis


Propane forklifts.
Environmental Health November 8, 2022

Long-term growth trajectory remains positive for forklift market

Since the COVID-19 pandemic, there's been supply chain issues causing some trouble with the market, but growth projections remain positive.

By Maya Xiao
Courtesy: PERC
Discrete Manufacturing September 24, 2022

Forklift manufacturers impacted by geopolitical climate

Supply chain and geopolitical issues are causing a huge pressure on forklift manufacturers, resulting in increased lead times.

By Maya Xiao
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Environmental Health July 11, 2022

Industrial robots have moved from maturity into a fast-growth phase

As a result of COVID-19, the industrial robot market has moved from a mature and conservative phase into an exciting, fast-growth, almost start-up-like phase.

By Maya Xiao
Cobot logistics revenues will more than double in the next five years.
Robotics May 20, 2022

Collaborative market rebounds in 2021

Traditional industrial robots will maintain their presence, but opportunities exist for the cobot market to grow in automotive spaces.

By Maya Xiao
Courtesy: Interact Analysis
Energy, Power May 10, 2022

Lithium-ion battery market expected to grow

The global Lithium-ion battery market is moving into surge mode with an increase of more than 70% in 2021.

By Maya Xiao
Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media and Technology
Robotics May 6, 2022

Industrial robot market growth accelerating

Industrial robots used to be a mature market, but COVID-19 has turbo-charged factory automation and is attracting considerable new investment.

By Maya Xiao
Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media and Technology
Robotics April 13, 2022

Cobot market set for double-digit annual growth rates

The pandemic has encouraged more companies to try a cobot as a solution to virus-related disruption, on-going labor shortages and more.

By Maya Xiao
Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media
Energy, Power January 26, 2022

Lithium-ion battery production goes global

The latest research from Interact Analytics into the fast-moving lithium-Ion battery market offers a dual-track focus.

By Maya Xiao
Courtesy: Interact Analysis
Industry News October 6, 2021

Chinese manufacturing rebound less pronounced than other countries

While manufacturing in China did well in 2020, Interact Analysis reports its growth will lag behind other countries in 2021.

By Maya Xiao
Robotics May 2, 2021

Mobile collaborative robot growth buoyed by changing market

Growth in e-commerce and logistics require mobile and flexible robots and collaborative robots will play a key role in their growth as well as other industries.

By Maya Xiao
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