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US Machine Tools Orders Up 77.3% in September

Nov. 13, 2014
The Association for Manufacturing Technology (AMT) reports a surge of U.S. machine tool orders in September 2014.  The data is drawn from the latest U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders Report -- a monthly summary of actual data prepared by AMT.

The Association for Manufacturing Technology (AMT) reports a surge of U.S. machine tool orders in September 2014.  The data is drawn from the latest U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders Report -- a monthly summary of actual data prepared by AMT.

U.S. manufacturers and machine shops ordered $647.63 million worth of new machining and cutting equipment, a rise of 77.3% over the $365.18 million recorded for August, and 61.4% over the total of $401.18 million reported for September 2013.

Read the full analysis on American Machinist, a companion site of IndustryWeek and part of Penton's Manufacturing and Supply Chain Group.

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