Construction equipment manufacturing forecast looks dismal well into 2009

December 2008
Trailer / Body Builders;Dec2008, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p10
Trade Publication
The article presents an overview of the annual outlook survey on the construction equipment manufacturing industry, conducted by the Association of Equipment Manufacturers. It is projected that the U.S. industry will experience continued business declines through the year-end 2008 and a flat growth in 2009. It is also predicted that business for the Canadian industry will stabilize. The categories of machine products, attachments and components that are covered in the annual outlook forecast are indicated.


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