Market Forecast: Fluid Power

The NFPA reports shipments of fluid power products in September 2018 increased 4.6% compared to September 2017, and decreased 9.7% when compared to last month.
NOVEMBER 12, 2018

The latest data published by the National Fluid Power Association shows industry shipments of fluid power products for September 2018 increased 4.6% when compared to September 2017 and  decreased 9.7% when compared to last month. Mobile hydraulic and industrial hydraulic shipments increased, while pneumatic shipments decreased in September 2018 when compared to September 2017. Mobile hydraulic, industrial hydraulic, and pneumatic shipments decreased when compared to last month.

These charts are drawn from data collected from more than 85 manufacturers of fluid power products by NFPA’s Confidential Shipment Statistics (CSS) program. Much more information is available to NFPA members, which allows them to better understand trends and anticipate change in their market and the customer markets they serve.

Contact NFPA at 414‐778‐3344 for more info.



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