Released quarterly at the end of February, May, August and November, the PTDA Market Forecast Report delivers market trend information to help you:
Be more confident in defining your strategic priorities
Reallocate your marketing budget to target customers in industries showing the most promise
Shift emphasis from an industry on a downward trajectory to a high growth market
Download the most recent PTDA Market Forecast Report (5.9 MB PDF)
Prepared by Institute for Trend Research (home of Industry Summit economic speaker Alan Beaulieu), the only economic forecasting firm with 96 percent accuracy, the PTDA Market Forecast Report is available exclusively to PTDA members at no charge.
The report provides data and commentary on macroeconomic trends:
What is the current macroeconomic climate in the US– and where is it headed?
Will the Canadian economy grow or retract in the coming year–and by how much?
How are each of the end-user markets performing in relation to the overall economy?
Which vertical markets are on the rise–and which are on the decline?
What are the cyclical relationships that apply to the markets you serve?
Divided into two components, the PTDA Market Forecast Report consists of:
Industrial Production and forecast information for the United States, Canada, Europe, India and China.
Commentary for customer markets in North America and Europe:
Mining Production (excluding Oil & Gas)
North America Light Vehicle Production
Industrial Machinery Production
Farm Machinery Shipments
Electric Power Generation Production
Material Handling Equipment New Orders
Pulp, Paper & Board Mills Production
Oil & Gas Extraction Production
Iron & Steel Products Production