News for December 2010

News Archive

U.S. Industrial Production Inches Higher in November

A newly released report from the Federal Reserve showed industrial production in the U.S. increased 0.4 percent last month, following a decline of 0.2% in October.

Latest PMA Survey Bodes Well for Start of 2011

Newly released report shows metalformers anticipate a significant uptake in orders during the next three months.

DuPont’s 58th Global Automotive Color Popularity Report DuPont’s 58th Global Automotive Color Popularity Report

Silver and black emerge as most popular ‘worldwide’ automotive colors, annual survey says.

NASF Names 2011 Board of Directors

The National Association for Surface Finishing, NASF, recently announced the results of its 2011 Board of Directors election, which covers posts for the AESF, MFSA, and NAMF councils.

October IPC Electronic Report Reveals Mixed Results

Rigid printed circuit board shipments were up 13.6 percent while bookings decreased 2.7 percent in October 2010 from October 2009, according to survey results released by the Association Connecting Electronic Industries, or IPC.

Aerospace and Defense OEMs Join with SME To Create New Expo, Educational Conference

AeroDef Manufacturing, set for April 2011, to offer insights into the evolution of manufacturing and the technologies driving future development.