CEMA: Conveyor booked orders up 3.9% from April 2011

The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association reported that April 2012 booked orders were down 3% from March 2012.
By Modern Materials Handling Staff
June 11, 2012 - MMH Editorial

The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association reported that its April 2012 Booked Orders increased 3.9% when compared to April 2011 orders.

April 2012 booked orders when compared to March 2012 booked orders were down 3.0%.

April Booked Orders were down 7.4% for Bulk Handling Equipment and up 0.1% for Unit Handling Equipment when compared to March.

CEMA’s April 2012 Billed Sales (shipments) increased by 29.4% when compared to April 2011 sales.

April 2012 billed sales when compared to March 2012 billed sales were down 7.1%

April Billed Sales were down 8.6% for Bulk Handling Equipment and down 5.3% for Unit Handling Equipment when compared to March.



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