U.S. Industry Quarterly Review: Machinery & Equipment

July 2005
U.S. Industry Quarterly Review: Machinery & Equipment;2005 3rd Quarter, p77
Industry Profile
Industry Overview
The article reports on the recovery of the machine industry in the U.S. and presents an outlook for the future of the industry. Although there was a drastic decrease in construction machinery from 2001-2003, the industry began to recover in 2004. The production of construction machinery has expanded with an increase of 25 percent. Demand for construction machinery has been strong domestically and globally. A strong demand for raw material increased, as well as energy costs, which caused the price of construction machinery to rise by 4 percent in 2004. The quarterly and annual revenue and the price of machinery for the period 1998 to 2009 are also presented.


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