Perspectives Blog

Finding the sweet spots in corporate spending

Robert McConnaughey, Director of Global Research | February 24, 2014

…ory production. In mining, for example, where general capex has plunged on falling demand from China, spending is moving forward on items such as increasingly autonomous trucks, trains and even drilling machinery. Large scale agriculture is following a similar path where networked machines can plant, irrigate and harvest crops with less human assistance. The next frontier being conquered lies in similar trends in formally white collar functions a…