Consuming Industries Survey

Tuesday | 04 February, 2014 | 2:59 pm

A mixed bag

Service centers, fabricators and OEMs head into 2014 intending to balance negative economic conditions with positive business strategies

Wednesday | 30 January, 2013 | 3:23 pm

Adjust to reality

Companies have modified their businesses to succeed in a constantly changing environment

Monday | 06 February, 2012 | 3:18 pm

Bubbling optimism

Many respondents to Modern Metals’ 10th Annual Consuming Industries Survey are optimistic about 2012

Friday | 11 February, 2011 | 10:15 am

Tug of war

Concerns about the economy’s future translate to a sluggish recovery, say respondents to Modern Metals’ Ninth Annual Consuming Industries Survey

Tuesday | 18 January, 2011 | 3:09 am

Rising costs

Concerns about the economy's future translate to a sluggish recovery

Monday | 18 January, 2010 | 4:35 am

Tough it out

2010 is looking better than 2009, but that’s not saying much. In Modern Metals’ Eighth Annual Consuming Industries Survey, our readers give their opinions on this year’s business outlook.

Thursday | 15 January, 2009 | 7:55 am

Connecting the dots

There are a multitude of factors that will determine the outlook for next year. Modern Metals’ Seventh Annual Consuming Industries Survey calls on our readers to answer the tough questions.

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