PMA: Business Conditions Decline in March

April 2007
Metal Center News;Apr2007, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p56
Trade Publication
The article presents the March Business Conditions Report from the Precision Metalforming Association in Cleveland. The report revealed that metalforming companies in the U.S. and Canada would have a slight downturn in business conditions during the second quarter of 2007. Of 162 firms surveyed, 28 percent said that business conditions would improve, down from 32 percent in February 2007.


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