U.S. machine tool exports valued $136.26 million in July, down 25.6 percent from June’s total of $183.16 million. Exports for year-to-date 2019 totaled $1,118.26 million, a decrease of 15.7 percent when compared to the same period for 2018. Monthly machine tool imports valued $526.11 million in July, up 6.3 percent from June’s total of $494.73 million. Imports for year-to-date 2019 totaled $3,541.05 million, a decrease of 0.4 percent when compared to the same period for 2018.(more)
Provides data that will help you judge both the magnitude and direction of fluctuations in the business cycle. Includes construction spending, industrial production, manufacturing orders, shipments, inventory and backlog, consumer sentiment and monthly machine tool orders.
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Now in a new updated format on MTInsight, visit www.mtinsight.org. Use your AMTonline username and password to login. (more)
This report provides information on changes in prices for finished goods, specific machine tools, and key components of machine tools including labor and materials.(more)
These classes address the many facets that contribute to quality. Content covers standards, auditing, and improvement for all levels of the shop. (more)
Manufacturers are beginning to recognize the benefits that Additive Manufacturing (AM) offers in terms of speed, simplicity, reliability, and cost. Additive manufacturing is a process in which a three-dimensional computer model design is built into a physical object by joining thin layers of material. AM is a versatile field that encompasses a variety of methods, materials, and applications.AMT has partnered with ToolingU, the leading e-Learning content provider in the manufacturing industry to deliver specific tracks on Additive Manufacturing on a subscription basis for $325. The track is approximately eight hours of study and includes a vocabulary list, a pre-test and Final Exam. For CMTSEs who are in the process of recertifying their credential, this track of classes has the same Professional Development point value as a college course (4 Points). (more)