We have spent the past five months previewing new manufacturing technology — machinery and devices, tooling, automation, programming software, etc. — preparing to see and learn more at the International Manufacturing Technology Show...
North American metal service center deliveries rose month-to-month and year-to-year
Inventory levels fall
Steel +2.1% in U.S., -6.1% in Canada, y/y
Aluminum +4.7% in U.S., -9.2% in Canada, y/y
July 2016 manufacturing technology new orders totaled $246.38 million, down 24.8% from June.
"Manufacturers are cautious, hesitant to make investments"
Positive results in SE region