The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its October 2017 booked orders increased 40.3% when compared to October 2016 orders.
When compared to September 2017, October 2017 booked orders were down 18.3%.
October booked orders were down 24.2% for Bulk Handling Equipment and down 15.7% for Unit Handling Equipment when compared to September.
CEMA's October 2017 billed sales (shipments) increased by 29.3% when compared to October 2016 sales.
When compared to September 2017, October 2017 billed sales were up 2%.
October billed sales were up 6.9% for Bulk Handling Equipment and up 0.1% for Unit Handling Equipment when compared to September.
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