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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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Intelligence
By Patrick McGibbonAug 10, 2021

Seize the Sizzle: Economic heat continues in fall and beyond

Despite potential hurdles, the foreseeable future is bright – and blazing hot. Here are five takeaways from AMT’s latest economic outlook to help you seize the sizzle – no matter what season it is.

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International
By Fred QianAug 09, 2021

International News From the Field: China

Foreign direct investment into China, which hit a 15-year low in 2020, is back on track, and the country’s GDP has increased almost 13% YOY. Sales of traditional internal combustion automobiles are down significantly from a year ago, while electric ...

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Intelligence
By Mario WintersteinAug 06, 2021

Automotive Production Trends Post-COVID-19: Italy

According to IHS Markit, the Italian automotive industry will recover much faster than other sectors of Italy’s economy, which can be demonstrated by the fact that Italy will reach pre-COVID-19 growth in manufacturing as early as 2022. 

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