TITLE

Hanging in There

AUTHOR(S)
Triplett, Tim
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Metal Center News;Jan2011, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the findings of the Metal Central News (MCN) Outlook 2011 Survey conducted by the periodical "Metal Central News" in the U.S. It suggests the growth in the metal industry as a result of the country's improving economy. It forecasts sales and profit increases, and a significant growth in capital spending plans. Comments from respondents which focused on the positive signs of economic recovery for companies' plan of investment are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
57627888

 

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