Category Archives: Market Reports

industry trends, industry update
As many of you may know, the National Fluid Power Association (NFPA) is the leading source of hydraulic and pneumatic industry data. Members get and use our data in a variety of ways to run their businesses. Part of our market information services is providing overall industry trends. Here is the latest update: Hydraulic and Pneumatic...

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MAPI Economic Roundtable
A round-up of the MAPI resources available to NFPA members through NFPA's membership in MAPI.  Issues in the Brief The GDPR is Coming, What Does It Mean for My Organization? Over the past few years, we have witnessed significant changes in the regulatory landscape for manufacturers doing business in Europe. One of the biggest changes...

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NFPA's Economic Update Webinar
Chris Steele, ITR Economics Thursday, October 26, 10:00 am CST Free to NFPA members! Chris Steele, an economist with ITR Economics, returns this October to help NFPA members better understand the latest economic risks and opportunities their companies are facing in the current economic climate. This webinar will provide insights into the latest economic developments...

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industry trends, industry update
As many of you may know, the National Fluid Power Association (NFPA) is the leading source of hydraulic and pneumatic industry data. Members get and use our data in a variety of ways to run their businesses. Part of our market information services is providing overall industry trends. Here is the latest update: Hydraulic and Pneumatic...

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MAPI_weekly_update
A round-up of the MAPI resources available to NFPA members through NFPA's membership in MAPI.  Issues in the Brief Troubling Signs Amidst Persistent Strength in Employment Numbers Employment remains a star in an otherwise lackluster economic expansion. U.S. employer payrolls swelled by a strong 209,000 in July, and the unemployment rate fell a tick to...

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New Market Information Website Launched
A key benefit of NFPA membership is free access to the association’s market information programs. Some of NFPA’s market information programs are built to analyze industry trends, determine industry size & industry segmentation, define customer markets, or develop industry outlooks, but they all are meant to help your company plan its next move. Below are the...

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NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference
An almost record-breaking 318 attendees from 184 companies attended the 2017 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) at the Westin Chicago North Shore last week. Presentations from conference favorites such as Alan Beaulieu, Jim Meil, and Eli Lustgarten were strong as always, and there were also some new faces there to offer fresh perspectives. Many...

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industry trends, industry update
As many of you may know, the National Fluid Power Association (NFPA) is the leading source of hydraulic and pneumatic industry data. Members get and use our data in a variety of ways to run their businesses. Part of our market information services is providing overall industry trends. Here is the latest update: Hydraulic and Pneumatic...

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IEOC attendees
2017 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) August 15 - 16, 2017 Westin Chicago North Shore in Wheeling, Illinois Golf and welcome reception August 14 - Glenview Park Golf Club It's only two weeks until the 2017 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC). This year's conference is set to deliver hard data and expert analysis for everyone...

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Golf
Attention All NFPA IEOC Foundation Invitational Golf Tournament & Welcome Reception Participants! Due to heavy rains in July causing the Des Plaines River to swell to flood stage, Chevy Chase Country Club (the original site of the Monday, August 14 NFPA events) was overwhelmed and has closed for the entire month of August. However, we...

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