This Analyst Insight will examine the LV motor drives and industrial automation equipment (IAE) market under the umbrella of the world economy. Then this Analyst Insight will describe the five significant trends in the world: 1. Changing demographics and rates of urbanization; 2. Supply chain, trade and manufacturing changing; 3. Energy, resource and environmental revolution; 4. Technology, internet and service revolution; and 5. Financial and currency revolution. The Analyst Insight will discuss macroeconomics and the economic effects of these sweeping shifts on the LV motor drives markets.