Machine tooling orders are on an uptick, indicating production is, too. The increase in parts means an increase in burrs, and we visited a manufacturer of automated deburring machines to see how they work.
In a sign of U.S. manufacturing sector expansion, cutting tool consumption rose +13.2%, now up 8.0% YTD
Machine shops and other manufacturers’ capital equipment purchases increased for the third consecutive month, to $428.32 million.
A helpful review of the options offered by an “exceptionally useful and adaptable material”
PG Technologies joint-venture develops, applies specialized coatings for current and future engine platforms
Automaker produced almost 453,000 cars worldwide in October, though Japan and North America output slowed
Global steelmakers produced 145.25 million metric tons during October, +5.9% y/y and +5.2% YTD
U.S. manufacturers’ demand topped $400 million during September, passing $3 billion YTD