Tag Archives: market information

IEOC
2018 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) August 13 - 15, 2018 Westin Chicago North Shore in Wheeling, Illinois NFPA members can save $150 on Industry & Economic Outlook Conference registration by taking advantage of early bird registration rates. Early bird registration for this year’s IEOC ends this Friday, July 13. This year's conference will offer critical insight and opportunities in economics,...

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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...

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IEOC Networking
The lineup for the upcoming 2018 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) is complete and includes a variety networking opportunities throughout the conference. Often rated as one of the top three items this event offers to attendees, this year we have added new and expanded opportunities to make and nurture business connections. NFPA Foundation Invitational Golf Tournament...

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NFPA member news
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO Earlier this month, I was invited by Dave Mayer, Vice President and General Manager of Kaman Fluid Power, to present on markets and trends in the U.S. fluid power industry to Kaman’s employees. First, I would like to thank Dave and everyone at Kaman for the invitation to speak....

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New Market Information Website Launched
You don't have to wait until the Industry & Economic Outlook Conference to get the best Market Information Resources for the industry. Analyze the latest industry trends, determine industry size and industry segmentation, define customer markets, develop industry outlooks, and make overall better business decisions, all for FREE with your NFPA membership and on your time from...

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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...

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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...

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Oxford Economics recently published a special report covering Trump's announcement of possible tariffs on U.S. steel and aluminum imports. According to Oxford, the proposed 25 percent tariff on steel imports and ten percent tariff on aluminum imports indicate movement toward a more protectionist stance. The announcement came after a trade investigation founded on national security...

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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 Perplexing Pot Puzzle A developing issue for employers this year is drug policy. More pointedly, the issue is whether current policies achieve the overall company goals without impeding personal rights. The Slow March Forward In...

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Imports and exports of fluid power
The U.S. International Trade Commission recently posted full 2017 trade data to its website.  The data is made available in a huge searchable database, but fluid power products are scattered across a series of NAICS codes. To get all the fluid power products in one place, take a look at NFPA’s Annual Fluid Power Import-Export...

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