Impact of Covid-19 Pandemic in the Automobile Industry: A Case Study


  • Kiran Raj K M Research Scholar, College of Computer Science and Information Science, Srinivas University, India
  • Nandha Kumar K.G Associate Professor, College of Engineering and Technology, Srinivas University, India
  • Kiran Raj K M Lecturer, Department of Computer Applications, Sri Venkataramana Swamy College, India


Gross Domestic Product, OICA, Smart/Autonomous Vehicle, Image/Video Processing


The automobile industry faces a significant problem due to slow down in economy/gross domesticproduct (GDP). The COVID-19 is affecting tourism, traveling and auto shows. It makes transportationsimple, easy, and secure by implementing new emerging technologies such as image processing,artificial intelligence, deep learning, and transforming from simple vehicles to smart & autonomousvehicles. The study in this paper aims to analyse the market using sales/production data collected fromthe organization Internationale des Constructeurs d'Automobiles (OICA) across different regions,measures taken to overcome the recession caused by COVID-19 by analyzing similar situations andchallenges faced in smart/autonomous vehicle. The challenges faced by autonomous vehicles withreference to camera and processing of captured image/video processing are discussed. Analysis ofautomobile Sales/Production shows the connection between market and GDP/economy.


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Kiran Raj K M, Nandha Kumar K.G, & Kiran Raj K M. (2021). Impact of Covid-19 Pandemic in the Automobile Industry: A Case Study. International Journal of Case Studies in Business, IT and Education (IJCSBE), 5(1), 36–49. Retrieved from