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The Trends in Capacity Utilization Report is a valuable indicator that predicts turning points for various economic factors to help prepare your company for future changes in manufacturing, employment and more. Recent report updates have shown bounce backs in almost all areas except for energy, including a more dramatic bounce back in capacity utilization for machinery industries,...

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Stats Deep Dive
What you should know: CU data can predict turning points in general manufacturing trends, anticipate price inflation and foresee supply bottlenecks. CU data is included in NFPA’s Trends in Capacity Utilization. CU data is a strong economic indicator for fluid power. CU has an 91.8% correlation with Total Fluid Power Shipments. Capacity utilization index (CU),...

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Stats Deep Dive
What you should know: RSEA data is a strong economic indicator for fluid power. RSEA has a 96.2% correlation with Total Fluid Power Shipments. RSEA data is included in NFPA’s Customer Market File (CMF). NFPA and the Stats Toolkit make it easy for you to use RSEA as a possible leading indicator for your company....

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Economic Update Webinar
NFPA Economic Update Webinar: Risks and Opportunities in a COVID-19 Economy Featuring Catherine Putney of ITR Economics Thursday, October 29, 10:00 am Central Registration Open NO CHARGE to NFPA Members! Next week, Catherine Putney, an economist with ITR Economics, will help members gain critical insight into the economic risks and opportunities facing their organizations in a...

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Image Credit: Stand Out by Sawtooth on Flickr.com, used under CC 2.0 license, no modifications made 2020 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference August 11-13, 2020 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM CT each day Virtual Delivery Registration Now Open As the most popular NFPA event each year, Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) is the perfect venue to get...

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NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference
2020 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference August 11-13, 2020 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM CT each day Virtual Delivery Registration Opening June 23   NFPA’s 2020 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) is set to combine valuable networking opportunities with actionable economic insights, all on a virtual platform. There are many reasons this is NFPA’s most popular annual...

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Stats Fact of the Week
As the leading source of fluid power market information in the U.S., NFPA supplies a variety of industry analysis and data resources as a benefit of NFPA membership. In addition to using member data collection, outside service agreements and public data extraction to create custom reports, we also maintain a curated list of outside resources...

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NFPA's Economic Update Webinar is set to provide economic clarity and short-term outlook.
The May 28 NFPA Economic Update Webinar recording will soon be available to members for download and playback. In the meantime, other exclusive market information is available to help further the success of your organization and provide insights into market conditions. The following reports include information relevant to the state of the fluid power economy on both a national and global...

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Leading Indicator Consultative Service
Leading indicators are key pieces of information in any company’s strategic planning process. A reliable leading indicator helps you anticipate changes in the industry before they actually occur, giving you the competitive advantage. Identifying dependable leading indicators can be a complicated process that requires a great deal of time and resources, but NFPA can help...

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Economic Update Webinar
NFPA Economic Update Webinar Catherine Putney, ITR Economics Thursday, May 28, 10:00 am Central The upcoming NFPA Economic Update Webinar featuring Catherine Putney, an economist with ITR Economics, will provide members critical insights into the economic risks and opportunities facing the fluid power industry in a COVID-19 economy. Learn about: The latest economic developments and future trends for...

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