Manufacturing technology orders continue to rise

Source: The Association For Manufacturing Technology

Apr 11, 2012

February U.S. manufacturing technology orders totaled $444.06 million according to AMT - The Association For Manufacturing Technology (www.amtonline.org). This total, as reported by companies participating in the USMTO program, was up 9.3% from January and up 35.2% when compared with the total of $328.44 million reported for February 2011.

February U.S. manufacturing technology orders totaled $444.06 million according to AMT - The Association For Manufacturing Technology.

The United States Manufacturing Technology Orders (USMTO) report, compiled by the trade association representing the production and distribution of manufacturing technology, provides regional and national U.S. orders data of domestic and imported machine tools and related equipment. Analysis of manufacturing technology orders provides a reliable leading economic indicator as manufacturing industries invest in capital metalworking equipment to increase capacity and improve productivity.

Learn more about the United States Manufacturing Technology Orders (USMTO) report