Tag Archives: market information

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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Stats Fact of the Week
NFPA’s May 2019 Confidential Shipment Statistics (CSS) report, a monthly source of fluid power shipment and order data trends often used to benchmark company performance, continues to point to a downturn in the U.S. fluid power marketplace. All three trend analysis indicators (year-to-year percent change, month-to-month percent change, and year-to-date percent change) displayed declining conditions,...

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NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference
August 12 – 14, 2019 Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort, Oak Brook, IL Learn More | Register | Book Your Hotel Room Ensure you have your spot at the 2019 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference and in the hotel room block before the July 12 deadline for early bird registration and hotel room reservations. The early bird registration rate saves NFPA members...

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Suite Deal Contest
Congratulations to the Suite Deal Drawing Winners! To be entered into the 2019 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference "Suite Deal" drawings, attendees had to take advantage of the “Early Bird” registration rate and the special “NFPA Room Rate” offered by the Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort by June 18, 2019. This year's lucky winners are: Ben Wallis |...

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Stats Deep Dive
As the leading source of fluid power market information in the U.S., NFPA offers a variety of industry analysis and hard data to assist members in planning their next move. While offering such a range of resources can be extremely helpful to most members, for some, it can create the daunting task of pulling together...

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NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference
August 12 – 14, 2019 Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort, Oak Brook, IL View Schedule | Register | Book Your Hotel Room NFPA’s 2019 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) combines valuable networking opportunities with actionable economic insights. There are many reasons it is NFPA’s most popular annual event, but the top takeaways that keep attendees coming back include: Industry Projections The conference...

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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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NFPA's Economic Update Webinar
NFPA’s webinar archives provide NFPA members the opportunity to view past webinar presentations from experts in various fields, all without leaving the office. The May 30 Economic Update Webinar recording featuring a presentation by Jim Meil of ACT Research is now available for viewing by all NFPA members. Click HERE to view the recorded webinar....

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Stats Fact of the Week
Stats Fact of the Week: Week of June 10, 2019 Timing and accuracy of industry and economic data resources is important when conducting any type of analysis. So, when government agencies and economic firms release new resources that present aged data or rely on older data sources to deliver their results, it's natural to question...

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Stats Fact of the Week
Stats Fact of the Week: Week of June 3, 2019 The Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) is a popular leading indicator for the fluid power industry. Below is an FAQ to help you determine when and how you should use PMI data. What is the best leading indicator for the fluid power industry?  This question is...

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