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Construction product shortages “likely to worsen before they improve.” | Torque-Expo

Demand for construction products remains high both in the UK and globally and is set to continue throughout 2021 in every sector. However, imported products such as fasteners, screws and fixings are experiencing longer lead times and, as a consequ... [Read More]
2021/04/09

REPORT: Industrial Fastener Demand To Grow 4% CAGR | Global Fastener News

“Vaccinations and adoption of the new normal, the automotive, building & construction, and other key end-user sectors have started getting back on their feet since the last quarter of the year,” according to a new report by Fact.MR.(...) ... [Read More]
2021/04/07

FINdex Maintains Growth Despite Supply Disruptions | Global Fastener News

Supply chain disruptions did not derail the FIN Fastener Stock Index in the opening quarter of 2021.(...) via FINdex Maintains Growth Despite Supply Disruptions | Global Fastener News. [Read More]
2021/04/06

Demand for threaded industrial fasteners is growing, finds new report | Fastener Engineering

The latest insight on global industrial fasteners market projects an expansion of around 4% CAGR through 2031. This is according to Fact.MR, a market intelligence firm.(...) via Demand for threaded industrial fasteners is growing, finds new report ... [Read More]
2021/03/30

China’s ports report rising cargo throughput in Q1 | Torque-Expo

China’s ports recorded a robust growth of cargo throughput in January amid the country’s steady economic recovery, data from the Ministry of Transport showed.(...) via China's ports report rising cargo throughput in Q1. [Read More]
2021/03/26

JAPAN NEWS | FASTENER EURASIA MAGAZINE

Japan's exports of steel bolts to China in 2020 were 33 billion yen, up 4.1% from the previous year. The quantity increased by 7.6% to 49,400 tons. Of the three major items, only steel bolts were up year-on-year, but overall there is a recovery ... [Read More]
2021/03/25

The Italian economy in 2020 | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

2020 is a year that will be remembered for one thing – the Covid-19 pandemic. Almost the entire world has been infected by this evil virus, which has caused severe negative consequences to public health, the economy and society as a whole.(...) ... [Read More]
2021/03/23

Trade headache for UK with imports down 29% while exports drop 41% | Torque-Expo

Official statistics confirmed January was difficult for the UK’s exporters and importers alike.(...) via Trade headache for UK with imports down 29% while exports drop 41%. [Read More]
2021/03/12

FDI Rises Amid Inflationary Pressure | Global Fastener News

“Inflationary pressures, particularly in steel and freight costs, continue to be felt by many respondents,” according to R.W. Baird analyst David Manthey.(...) via FDI Rises Amid Inflationary Pressure | Global Fastener News. [Read More]
2021/03/11

Fastener Distributor Index Ticks Up in February | MDM

The seasonally adjusted Fastener Distributor Index (FDI) for February was 66.1, up from 57.7, in January, according to the latest analysis from Baird, FCH Sourcing Network and the Institute for Supply Management.(...) via Fastener Distributor Index ... [Read More]
2021/03/05