The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reports that its August 2014 booked orders increased 27.5% when compared to August 2013 orders.
When compared to July 2014 booked orders, August 2014 booked orders were up 49.5%. August booked orders were down 6.2% for Bulk Handling Equipment and up 100.0% for Unit Handling Equipment when compared to July.
CEMA’s August 2014 billed sales (shipments) increased by 6.8% when compared to August 2013 sales.
August 2014 billed sales when compared to July 2014 billed sales were down 5.5%.
August billed sales were down 4.7% for Bulk Handling Equipment and down 6.1% for Unit Handling Equipment when compared to July.
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