Freedonia In The News

Article Title: World Demand for Industrial Fasteners to Exceed $80 billion(US) in 2014
By:
Publication: Canadian Industrial Equipment News, 9/20/2010
Freedonia Study: World Industrial Fasteners (2654)

Quote from article
World demand for industrial fasteners is forecast to expand 8.5 percent per year to $80.5 billion(US) in 2014. Global motor vehicle output is expected to make a strong recovery from the declines registered during the 2004-2009 period, bolstering associated fastener sales. World fixed investment levels will continue to rise, and the global durable goods manufacturing environment will improve. However, fastener sales gains will be restrained in some markets by the use of alternative joining technologies (such as adhesives) or production methods that utilize fewer fasteners. These and other trends are presented in World Industrial Fasteners, a new study from The Freedonia Group, Inc., an industry market research firm.
Display Full Text of Article


Article Title: Study Indicates Composite Decking Set to Surge
By: Jim Cory
Publication: Replacement Contractor, 11/8/2012
Freedonia Study: World Industrial Fasteners (2654)

Quote from article
Demand for deck materials, stalled for five years by the housing slump, will grow at 2.4% annually between now and 2016, according to “Wood & Competitive Decking,” a study just published by Cleveland-based market researcher The Freedonia Group. Quickening demand based on “an expected advance in housing completions” and a less-restrictive credit environment will propel the market to sales of 3.3 billion linear feet of decking — valued at $5.7 billion — in 2016.
Display Full Text of Article

Return to Document