2016 Metalworking Capital Spending Forecasts

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Gardner’s Capital Spending Survey is the largest, most comprehensive survey detailing future spending in the durable goods manufacturing industries. The 2016 survey forecast spending on metalcutting to be $6.217 Billion, a decrease of 15% compared to the latest estimate for 2015. The trend reports show by machine type and by industry the market segments that will be hot in 2016.

2016 Metalworking Capital Spending Survey and Forecast Results

View Machine Tools Executive Summary (pdf)

View Tooling & Workholding Executive Summary (pdf)