CEMA: Conveyor booked orders up 24.3% in May 2012

The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association says May 2012 booked orders were down 5.9% from April 2012.
image
By Modern Materials Handling Staff
July 10, 2012 - MMH Editorial

The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its May 2012 Booked Orders increased 24.3% when compared to May 2011 orders.

May 2012 booked orders when compared to April 2012 booked orders were down 5.9%.

May Booked Orders were up 6.0% for Bulk Handling Equipment and down 14.0% for Unit Handling Equipment when compared to April.

CEMA’s May 2012 Billed Sales (shipments) increased by 23.6% when compared to May 2011 sales.

May 2012 billed sales when compared to April 2012 billed sales were up 3.9%

May Billed Sales were up 4.5% for Bulk Handling Equipment and up 4.9% for Unit Handling Equipment when compared to April.



Subscribe to Modern Materials Handling magazine

Subscribe today. It's FREE!
Find out what the world's most innovative companies are doing to improve productivity in their plants and distribution centers.
Start your FREE subscription today!

Recent Entries

Including a supplier annex, the new facility will localize the manufacturing of three-wheel electric models currently produced in Europe.

Until Aug. 8, 2015, companies can make a one-time claim for a 50-cent per gallon tax credit for every gallon of propane used in 2014.

Company donates batteries to support science, technology, engineering and math education.

Download this special report to read three stories that neatly define the challenges now facing warehouse and DC professionals and offer insight and tips that will help organizations rise up to meet the ever-increasing demands of omni-channel fulfillment.

Comments

Post a comment
Commenting is not available in this channel entry.


© Copyright 2015 Peerless Media LLC, a division of EH Publishing, Inc • 111 Speen Street, Ste 200, Framingham, MA 01701 USA