AEM Advisor, updated twice weekly, offers a snapshot look at association actions taken on behalf of members and the industry in key operating areas, including public policy, market trends/statistics, technical and safety issues, trade shows and education offerings.
Market Information Articles
New Statistics Programs Enhance Member Data in Latin America
AEM’s launch of two new Latin America statistical reporting programs will provide participating members with the granular data they need for improved forecasting and production planning.
May 2, 2013 – Market Information
Intercontinental Committee Sets Plan to Enhance India CE Market Statistics
During their meeting on April 19, 2013, in Munich, Germany, the Intercontinental Statistics Committee (ISC) agreed to send a delegation to India this summer, to give a presentation to the Indian Construction Equipment Manufacturers’ Association (ICEMA) regarding participation in the worldwide statistics reporting program.
April 29, 2013 – Market Information
Equipment Export Policies Key to U.S. Job Creation
AEM called on lawmakers to enact job-creating export policies as export growth of U.S.-made construction equipment slowed for the first time in three years.
March 7, 2013 – Market Information
AEM Launches Five New Statistical Reporting Programs, Adds Value to Core Services
AEM launched five new statistical reporting programs in February, further increasing the member value of one of AEM’s core services by broadening the range of programs available.
February 25, 2013 – Market Information
Spring Statistics Conference to Consider Program Proposals Beneficial to Member Businesses
To ensure the highest added value for participating member manufacturers, AEM statistics committee members will consider proposals to expand or improve AEM’s statistics reporting programs when they meet for their Spring Statistics Conference May 20-22, 2013, in Nashville, Tennessee.
February 7, 2013 – Market Information
AEM Market Data Helps Members Assess Drought’s Effect on Sales
As the lower 48 states experienced the third hottest summer on record and nearly 80 percent of agricultural land has been affected by the first major drought since 1988, many AEM member companies may be wondering what effect this will have on equipment sales.
September 20, 2012 – Market Information
U.S.-Built Equipment Exports Jump in First Half of 2012, Validate AEM Policy Efforts
AEM support of sound export policies is validated again this year in sales for U.S.-built construction and agricultural machinery. Equipment manufacturers saw a significant increase in first half 2012 exports compared to the same period a year ago.
September 4, 2012 – Market Information
AEM Statistics Groups Meet to Assure Timely, Accurate Data; Recognize Merit Award Winners
Several committees met during AEM’s recent Spring Statistics Conference to discuss and vote on program refinements, assuring that AEM statistics provide highest value to participants. AEM Statistics Outstanding Merit Award winners were also recognized.
June 21, 2012 – Market Information
AEM Market Intelligence: New Plan Streamlines Product Development & Improves Member Value
AEM is taking steps to enhance member awareness of the association’s Market Intelligence resource and to streamline product development. This effort is the result of last year’s AEM membership survey, which clearly communicated that market intelligence, is highly valued by AEM members, and an excellent opportunity to increase the value AEM provides to the membership.
May 24, 2012 – Market Information
AEM Launches New Mining, Ag Market Data Programs to Aid Members' Benchmarking, Business Planning
AEM has launched new mining and agricultural equipment market data programs. The association now has more than 190 unique products being reported into its statistics program, providing members with timely, accurate and equipment-specific statistics to help them assess market share and trends for improved forecasting and production planning.
March 26, 2012 – Market Information