Global Economic Report

Tuesday | 21 May, 2013 | 1:39 pm

A revamped, refined business plan

Companies are focusing on improving internal operations because of the continued uncertainty in global markets

Wednesday | 18 July, 2012 | 11:33 am

Optimism & obstacles

Manufacturers see both bright spots and serious concerns in their global economic outlook

Monday | 26 March, 2012 | 8:04 am

Rethinking tactics

Metals industry CEOs take a step back to review strategies for the uncertain future

Friday | 09 September, 2011 | 2:41 pm

Macquarie Research Economics

Macquarie Research Economics provides information on Asia and BRIC countries, U.S., U.K., Europe and commodities

Tuesday | 30 August, 2011 | 1:07 pm

The potential for growth

Optimism and increased capital spending competes with softening economic conditions

Tuesday | 30 August, 2011 | 11:12 am

Leading by example

The German model economy: A lesson for U.S. manufacturing?
Tuesday | 05 July, 2011 | 5:17 am

The potential for growth

Companies’ optimism and burgeoning capital-expenditure spending competes with softening economic conditions
Wednesday | 21 July, 2010 | 4:09 am

Take control of business

In a global marketplace fraught with uncertainty, companies seek partnerships to secure their future

Friday | 14 May, 2010 | 2:54 am

An overcrowded pond


Expect an increase in M&A activity as the economy improves

Wednesday | 24 March, 2010 | 2:44 am

Economic evolution

Mexico and Latin America are edging out of the recession and heading toward sustainable growth

Wednesday | 16 December, 2009 | 8:19 am

An economic powerhouse

Asia bounces back from the global recession with relative ease, but questions of stability still exist

Monday | 27 July, 2009 | 3:13 am

Middle Eastern marvels

Steel rises out of the desert sands

Monday | 23 March, 2009 | 8:38 am

Survival strategies

During tough economic times, some companies are looking south to Mexico for a boost in business

Thursday | 15 January, 2009 | 5:11 am


Maturing China is poised to weather the storm as bad times look to be harder on the country’s main economic rivals

Tuesday | 16 December, 2008 | 5:41 am

Doing business

Trade relations between the United States and China remain tense

Thursday | 04 December, 2008 | 4:15 am

Scaling the Atlantic

A free trade agreement between the United States and the European Union could be in the cards, but there are hurdles

Wednesday | 05 November, 2008 | 8:39 am

The China syndrome

The world's No. 1 consumer of machine tools seeks to become a top producer of higher-end industry technology

Thursday | 16 October, 2008 | 6:50 am

Navigating the hard road ahead

Despite potholes, India’s steel industry continues its rapid push forward

Friday | 26 September, 2008 | 4:23 am

Coping with China

Fair trade policies curb domestic manufacturing woes

Wednesday | 09 July, 2008 | 8:00 am

Hanging tough

Mexico is gradually becoming less dependent on the U.S. market


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2016 End User Outlook

Although low pricing on metal products across the globe once inspired companies to stock up, there’s little appetite for risk peering into 2016.


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