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By Patrick McGibbonOct 12, 2021

Global Perspective from EMO

The good news from the aggregate data is that every country’s market has improved in 2021, and that trend is expected to continue into 2022.

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International
By Fred QianOct 08, 2021

International News From the Field: China

This week, we revisit China and the country’s efforts and priorities in evolving their manufacturing industry, which has held the top spot globally since 2010. In the 11 years since then, the manufacturing value added increased from $2.632 trillion to ...

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International
By Arun MahajanOct 01, 2021

International News From the Field: India

There is lots of good news to report from India, not the least of which are the economic stats. The manufacturing PMI remains healthy at 52.3, and the GDP is still projected to grow by 9% in 2021. In a recent C&W report, India ranked No. 2 in the world ...

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Intelligence
By Patrick McGibbonSep 24, 2021

Opportunities for Growth in Manufacturing Technology in the Coming Year

At AMT’s 2021 MFG Meeting and MTForecast conference, Mark Killion, CFA, director of U.S. industry for Oxford Economics, will discuss his forecast for manufacturing and the machine tool sector and where the biggest growth opportunities lie in the next ...

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Technology
By Vanesa PowersSep 16, 2021

Transforming to New Data Systems

In the age of digital manufacturing, data systems have become more critical. The migration to these services from physical or existing digital systems requires thorough planning and a solid connection to business processes.

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International
By Arun MahajanAug 30, 2021

International News From the Field: India

India’s industry is humming along at a pre-pandemic pace, if not better. The PMI is above 55. Vehicle sales are up 34% YOY, with commercial vehicles up 165%. The new Vehicle Scrappage Policy was launched, which will attract billions of dollars in new ...

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Intelligence
By Mario WintersteinAug 27, 2021

Automotive Production Trends Post-COVID-19: Mexico

The Mexican car market is equally as large as it is varied. Forty-two different makers have representation in the market, having produced over 400 models, making Mexico one of the most diverse automobile markets in the world.

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International
By Carlos MorteraAug 17, 2021

Mold & Die Manufacturing — Dawning of a New Industry in Mexico, Part II

In this second part, we review the state of the mold and die industry by geographic locations.

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Intelligence
By Mario WintersteinAug 13, 2021

Automotive Production Trends Post-COVID-19: South Korea

Despite the challenges raised by COVID-19, South Korea's excellent human capital, adoption of high-value manufacturing, and exceptional ports are well positioned to stabilize the industry and allow the country to maintain a prominent position in the ...

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International
By Patrick McGibbonAug 12, 2021

Global Markets are Blossoming

The United States is experiencing a rebound in manufacturing that increasingly strains and tests traditional supply chains. As a result, U.S. manufacturers are rethinking how they manage risks associated with supply chains.

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