Forgers Expect Improvement in 2003

November 2002
Forging;Nov/Dec2002, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p14
Focuses on the implications of the 13th Annual Business Outlook Report for the forging industry in the U.S. Improvements in forging shipments; Increase in capital spending; Major problems faced by forging operations.


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