2014 Metalworking Cap Spending ReportsTuesday, October 01, 2013
Gardner’s Capital Spending Survey is the largest, most comprehensive survey detailing future spending in the durable goods manufacturing industries. The 2014 survey forecast spending on metalcutting to be $7.442 billion, an increase of 20% compared to the latest estimate for 2013. The forecast indicates that machine tool sales will be at their highest level in more than a decade. The trend reports show by machine type and by industry the market segments that will be hot in 2014.
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