The auto industry has experienced extraordinary profitability in the first half of 2021 but key component shortages are likely to slow growth and capital expenditures. Meanwhile, the medical equipment industry and consumer products appear to be on an unbounded acceleration in profits and production levels in 2021 and beyond. Register to listen to Mark Killion, Director, U.S. Industry Services at Oxford Economics, as he presents the expected continued expansion of the U.S. manufacturing economy in the remainder of 2021 and 2022. The rise in fortunes for American manufacturing is not evenly dispersed across the various industrial sectors that comprise manufacturing. In Mark Killion’s presentation, you will gain an understanding as to what path your industry is likely to take and the issues that could accelerate or derail that trajectory. Click in to get the latest on manufacturing growth and the information you need to drive your business. You will not want to miss this presentation. Date: September 28, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. ET
Mark Killion is a research director with expertise in finance and economics. Focused on global industries and capital markets, Killion translates complex information and views into actionable business strategies for growth, capital allocation and risk management. Culturally adept in Asian, European and South American business customs, Killion brings value to businesses, governments, investors and other clients by developing state-of-the-art products and projects that use innovative methods to reliably analyze and forecast volatile industries and markets. Killion’s collaborative approaches help interdisciplinary team members become stronger and the products he manages more profitable. His extensive experience in modeling, forecasting and market analysis has honed skills in presenting detailed data and insightful conclusions clearly tocolleagues and clients. As a thought leader and communicator, Killion regularly publishes commentaries on issues and trends in economics and finance andis highly regarded as a public speaker. As Director of US Industries at Oxford Economics, Killion shapes the forecasts ofprospects for all US sectors, and the investment driven industries across the globe. Recent work includes analysis of industry profit margins and their impact on CapEx; conducting training sessions with clients on best use of benchmarksand indicators to forecast their company sales and costs; and delivering custom market analysis and forecasts of business opportunities and risks faced by clients.
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