2015 Metalworking Cap Spending Reports

Saturday, November 08, 2014

Gardner’s Capital Spending Survey is the largest, most comprehensive survey detailing future spending in the durable goods manufacturing industries. The 2015 survey forecast spending on metalcutting to be $8.822 Billion, an increase of 37% compared to the latest estimate for 2014. 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 2015.

2014 Metalworking Capital Spending Survey and Forecast Results

View Machine Tools Executive Summary (pdf)

View Tooling & Workholding Executive Summary (pdf)

View 2015 Capital Spending Survey Results Presentation (ppt)