Our Latest Thinking in Process Industries and Building Materials

Widespread digitization has only just begun and already the chemicals, agribusiness, and building materials industries have been revolutionized by the adoption of smart technology. Explore BCG’s latest thought leadership on process industries for key Industry 4.0 insights and tips for planning your digital future.

Featured Insights

Chemicals

Consolidation as a Route to Transformation

In a joint report, BCG and the Gulf Petrochemicals & Chemicals Association explore how M&A will help companies in the Gulf Cooperation Council countries build strategic, operational, and capability-based foundations and attain market leadership in certain segments.

Future of Indian Manufacturing: Bridging the Gap

This report was released by BCG in association with CII. The report assesses progress of the 'Make-In-India' thrust, compares states on their quality of manufacturing ecosystem, looks at global shifts, and lays down imperatives for the industry.

India Food Processing: Mission 2020

The Consumer Practice released this whitepaper along with The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) titled India Food Processing: Mission 2020. The study highlights the opportunity the Indian food processing sector offers.

Agribusiness

Building Materials

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The Offsite Revolution in Construction

As the construction industry shifts from traditional onsite methods to factory-based, offsite techniques, all stakeholders should seek ways to navigate the disruption and pursue the opportunities.

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Building the Housing of the Future

Alternatives to traditional homes account for up to 6% of all new residential units built annually, and demand is predicted to continue. The construction industry must adapt.

A Guide to the Revolution in Smart Buildings

As the market consolidates and expands, rich opportunities are emerging. Established companies should adjust their business models, and newcomers should secure the right capabilities.

Industry 4.0

Parmeet Grover on Transforming Industrial Giants' Go-to-Market Strategy.

Parmeet Grover on Transforming Industrial Giants' Go-to-Market Strategy.

Parmeet Grover on Transforming Industrial Giants' Go-to-Market Strategy.

The Emergence of Digitization is Challenging Building Materials Companies

The Emergence of Digitization is Challenging Building Materials Companies

Arne Burfeind on New Asset-Light Business Models

Arne Burfeind on New Asset-Light Business Models

Justin Rose on How Industrial Goods Companies Can Organize for Digital Transformation

Justin Rose on How Industrial Goods Companies Can Organize for Digital Transformation

The Software Opportunity in Building Materials

The Software Opportunity in Building Materials

Process Industries & Building Materials