Discovering the Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) Resources

Stats Deep Dive

Many individuals engaged in the fluid power supply chain rely on the insights that the Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) offers as a top leading indicator of fluid power industry activity. This measure of economic trends in manufacturing, based on a monthly survey of purchasing managers, can provide current and future insights for decision makers concerning…

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Plan Your Company’s Next Move with NFPA’s Market Information

Take Advantage of These Free Resources on the NFPA Market Information Website 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 and on your time from the NFPA Market Information website.Our most popular programs and reports include: New! U.S. Regional Demand Estimate Report  Benchmark…

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Trends in Fluid Power Presented at Kaman Fluid Power

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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NFPA Market Information Executive Summary Report Launched

Executive Summary Report

NFPA recently released a new online Market Information Executive Summary Report, a collection of monthly and quarterly resources  that deliver a snapshot of the current and future market conditions in the fluid power industry. This report is generated from: The Confidential Shipments Statistics (CSS) Program | The only monthly source of aggregated industry data for the U.S.…

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Stats Toolkit Pro Continues its Popularity

Stats Toolkit Pro

Sixty-six member companies have already taken advantage of the Stats Toolkit Pro since its launch in June of this year. This cloud-based statistical toolkit replaced our popular Stats Toolkit Excel and has proven useful for members in their market data analyses. “In today’s fast-paced environment, vision into the metrics driving our business key,” Toolkit user Steve Matthew of…

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