Central Banks Act in Attempt to Lift Global Economy
Central banks around the world have acted recently in an attempt to lift a sagging global economy.
November 24, 2014 – National Association of Manufacturers
White House skeptical of possible deal on tax breaks
The White House on Monday appeared to throw cold water on an emerging deal in Congress on extending tax breaks, saying reports were "not promising."
November 24, 2014 – The Hill
The Top Five Takeaways From The AEM Annual Conference
Disruption. The act of causing disorder. A word in most scenarios that, by its nature, instills fear and therefore, paralysis. Yet, fear and avoiding or ignoring disruption in the context of business can cause even more damage as we move into 2015.
November 21, 2014 – Envano
Latest Trends in Trade Show Booth Design
See the latest trends, newest techniques and must-use technology in tradeshow booth design from Jay Burkette, Vice President of ExpoDisplays and 2014 President of The Exhibit Designers and Producers Association (EDPA).
November 20, 2014 – AEM
Manufacturers 2Q Value-Added More Than $2 Trillion
Manufacturers added more than $2 trillion in value-added to the U.S. economy in the second quarter of 2014.
November 17, 2014 – National Association of Manufacturers
'Red warning lights' flashing for global economy
The global economy's problems seem to be multiplying.
November 17, 2014 – AP
Exports Remain Sluggish for U.S.-Manufactured Goods
For manufacturers, dampened demand overseas has kept U.S.-manufactured goods exports sluggish so far this year.
November 10, 2014 – National Association of Manufacturers
Strong Dollar Helps Caterpillar Overseas: Oberhelman
Caterpillar CEO Doug Oberhelman told CNBC that the strength of the U.S. dollar has helped the company's overseas business.
November 10, 2014 – Construction Equipment
SEC Investigating Joy & Cat Mining Deals
Add Joy Global to the list of mining equipment companies that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is investigating.
November 7, 2014 – Diesel Progress
Canada economy stronger than thought in first-half 2014
The Canadian economy grew at a stronger pace in the first half of the year than previously thought, revised data from Statistics Canada showed on Wednesday.
November 5, 2014 – Reuters
Despite Encouraging Data, Manufacturers Continue to Have Concerns
Despite rising manufacturing activity, manufacturers continue to have a number of concerns.
November 3, 2014 – National Association of Manufacturers
Nine Months: Titan International's Sales Down 9%, Net Income Down 194%
CEO and Chairman, Maurice Taylor comments, "Third quarter revenue results were down 10 percent from 2013. The drop in demand for large agriculture equipment sales and larger products used in the mining industry had a significant impact on our business.
October 31, 2014 – AgriMarketing
Europe dip for Sandvik
A fall in demand in Europe has been reported by Sandvik in its third quarter results, but North America has looked more favorable and Africa is said to have improved.
October 27, 2014 – Construction Europe
Caterpillar Crushes Expectations And The Stock Is Going Nuts
Caterpillar's Q3 financial results beat analysts' expectations, and now the stock is spiking.
October 23, 2014 – Business Insider
China economy grows at slowest pace in 5 years
China's economic growth waned to a five-year low of 7.3 percent last quarter, raising concerns of a spillover effect on the global economy but falling roughly in line with Chinese leaders' plans for a controlled slowdown.
October 21, 2014 – AP
U.S. to Feel China's Economic Trickle
When China does well, the U.S. does well. And new data coming Tuesday could show that the world's second-largest economy grew at the slowest pace in more than five years, so the American economy could feel the ripple-down effects from China's struggle towards solid economic footing this time, too.
October 20, 2014 – U.S. News & World Report
NSSGA Fall Board Meeting Advances Strategic Plan
The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association's (NSSGA) recent Fall Board Meeting advanced the association's Rocks Build America strategic plan with noted association consultant Glenn Tecker who led a two-day, leadership workshop.
October 17, 2014 – Rock Products
Canadian Economy Poised for Broad-Based Growth in 2015
The Canadian economy gained momentum through the spring and summer, and is in position to post sturdy growth in the year ahead, according to the Provincial Monitor report released today by BMO Economics.
October 16, 2014 – Yahoo Finance
US growth 'modest to moderate', says Fed Beige Book
The US economy grew at a "modest to moderate" pace, the Federal Reserve's latest Beige Book reports.
October 15, 2014 – BBC News
Liebherr to Expand in U.S.
The promise of international growth in emerging energy markets, and the need to upgrade existing mining equipment, has officials at Liebherr's Newport News plant prepping for new growth that could include a third production line.
October 10, 2014 – Mining World
Major Wire partners with W.S. Tyler to extend services
Major Wire Industries has partnered with W.S. Tyler in an effort to offer customers in Alberta and British Columbia its Flex-Mat 3 screen media.
October 9, 2014 – Pit & Quarry
Metso new appointment
Mr. Urs Pennanen (M.Sc., Industrial Management) has been appointed Senior Vice President, Customer and Marketing Operations as of October 1, 2014.
October 8, 2014 – Mining World
Machinery is the Only Industry to Experience Declining Production in September
Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in September for the 16th consecutive month, and the overall economy grew for the 64th consecutive month, said the nation's supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM Report On Business.
October 7, 2014 – AED News
Indicators Show Marked Improvements in U.S. Economy
Several recent indicators have shown marked improvements in the U.S. economy and for manufacturing activity, particularly when compared to earlier in the year.
October 6, 2014 – National Association of Manufacturers
KPI-JCI and Astec Mobile Screens Honors Dealers
KPI-JCI and Astec Mobile Screens recognized 13 North American dealers for outstanding performance during its National Dealer Conference, held Sept. 15-17 in Denver.
October 6, 2014 – Rock Products