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June Business Monitor
Second Quarter well ahead of last year on number of enquiries and orders
8 August 2017

 

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May Business Monitor
May results reinforce good year so far for mechanical engineering companies
4 July 2017

 

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March Business Monitor
Excellent first quarter for mechanical engineering companies
28 April 2017

 

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EAMA survey impact WTO rules on UK supply chain
EU trade under WTO rules will add up to 10% to trade costs
27 March 2017

 

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January Business Monitor
Better start to 2017 for mechanical engineering than for some years

20 March 2017

 

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November Business Monitor

17 January 2017

 

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October Business Monitor
14 December 2016

 

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EAMA Brexit Survey Results
Access to Single Market and Skilled Workers Top Two Brexit Priorities
9 November 2016

 

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September Business Monitor
After hiatus in May, good enquiry performance and stronger orders in June
9 November 2016

 

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July Business Monitor
After broadly satisfactory Q2 July Monitor shows UK demand very cautious
9 September 2016

 

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June Business Monitor
After hiatus in May, good enquiry performance and stronger orders in June
8 August 2016

 

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April Business Monitor
Is UK mechanical engineering going to buck the trend?
6 June 2016

 

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March Business Monitor
RUK mechanical engineering maintains reasonable start to the year
6 May 2016

 

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January Business Monitor
Reasonable start to the year for UK mechanical engineering business
9 March 2016

 

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November Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering confidence weakens for fourth month in a row
5 January 2016

 

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October Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering confidence weakens as orders flat-line
1 December 2015

 

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September Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering reports improvements in enquiries and orders
30 October 2015

 

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July Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering reports modest gains in enquiries and orders
26 August 2015

 

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June Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering June UK and export orders up
29 July 2015

 

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April Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering April UK orders down exports flat
1 June 2015

 

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March Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering: Q1 business down on 2014
30 April 2015

 

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February Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering: business continues to improve
30 March 2015

 

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January Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering: business picks up at the start of the year
3 March 2015

 

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November Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering: mixed business performance towards year end
30 December 2014

 

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October Business Monitor
Mixed business performance in October after summer weakness
26 November 2014

 

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September Business Monitor
Business came back strongly in September after summer weakness
5 November 2014

 

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August Business Monitor
1 September 2014

 

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July Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering firms continue investing at a good rate
28 August 2014

 

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June Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering firms find access to finance improved
31 July 2014

 

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May Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering firms increase investment activity
30 June 2014

 

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March Business Monitor
Following good Q1 UK mechanical engineering firms' outlook very promising
28 April 2014

 

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February Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering firms consolidate business start to 2014
31 March 2014

 

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January Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering firms excellent start to 2014
28 February 2014

 

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November Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering firms looking for growth in 2014
6 January 2014

 

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October Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering firms report encouraging start to fourth quarter
29 October 2013

 

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September Business Monitor
September confirms improving trend for mechanical engineering firms
29 October 2013

 

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June Business Monitor
UK mechanical engineering firms complete improving second quarter
18 July 2013

 

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May Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering firms' UK business solid
Export orders weaker although outlook remains positive
25 June 2013

 

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April Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering firms report continuing progress
Enquiry and order levels help improve confidence

28 May 2013

 

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March Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering firms report improved performance in first quarter
Despite many reported uncertainties enquiry and order levels were up
25 April 2013
 

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February Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering firms improve enquiry and job levels
Export orders and outlook improve but business uncertainties remain
25 March 2013
 

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November Business Monitor

18 December 2012
 

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October Business Monitor
21 November 2012
 

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EAMA Autumn Statement Submission
16 November 2012
 

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September Business Monitor
Mechanical enquiries return in September
Investment and orders weak
26 October 2012
 

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July Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering orders begin to stabilise in July
Investment and employment expectation pick up
27 August 2012
 
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May Business Monitor
UK increase in mechanical engineering orders in May
Exports and investment not so strong
26 June 2012
 
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April Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering companies investing despite difficulties with finance

24 May 2012

 

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February Business Monitor
Mechanical engineering companies investing despite difficulties with finance
27 March 2012
 
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January Business Monitor
Engineering business up with the arrival of 2012

22 February 2012

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November Business Monitor
UK business orders holding up better than exports
22 December 2011
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July Business Monitor
Generally positive trends continue, but more firms report falls
19 August 2011
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June Business Monitor
Monthly business and job opportunities continue on a generally positive trend
19 July 2011
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May Business Monitor
Order and inquiry levels still positive, but access to finance falls back down again
23 June 2011
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April Business Monitor
Improvement in investment activity coincides with poor bank lending figures
26 May 2011
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February Monitor suggests that the sober Budget could do just enough to sustain current good business.
25 March 2011
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January Business Monitor shows 2011 starting strongly
24 February 2011
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Study identifies barriers to automation and its impact on UK manufacturers
10 December 2010
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Mechanical engineering business monitor for October 2010
Fourth quarter start consolidates September gains
25 November 2010
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Mechanical engineering business monitor for September 2010
Third quarter finishes firmer after some summer softness
27 October 2010
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Mechanical engineering business monitor for June 2010
Second quarter finishes with a flourish for UK business
3 August 2010
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Mechanical engineering business monitor for May 2010
May inquiry levels still good but order intake levels soften further
24 June 2010
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Mechanical engineering business monitor for April 2010
April inquiry levels still strong but order intake softens somewhat
25 May 2010
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Mechanical engineering business monitor for March 2010
Strong order level growth closes out promising first quarter
19 April 2010
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Mechanical engineering business monitor for February 2010
Companies continue 2010 with positive UK and export business performance
22 March 2010
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Agricultural Engineers Association joins Engineering and Machinery Alliance
180 AEA member firms join 1400 in EAMA mechanical engineering lobby
15 March 2010
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Mechanical engineering business monitor for January 2010
Companies start 2010 with strong UK and export business performance
15 February 2010
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