ISTMA Newsletters, 2017


The International Special Tooling & Machining Association (ISTMA) is an international association representing 30 special tooling and machining associations throughout the world. Collectively, ISTMA member associations represent over 8,000 companies and over $40 billion U.S. dollars in annual sales.

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The 2015 issue of ISTMA statistical Yearbook reflects the latest market data for the Tool and Die industry.   The data is available to GTMA members and is valuable for anyone interested in benchmarking market data between geographic regions and countries as well as within specific markets.

Countries included are: Austria, Brazil,Canada,China,Czech Republic,Estonia,Finland,France,Germany,Hungary,India,Italy, Japan,Korea,Mexico, Poland,Portugal,Russia,Singapore, Slovenia,SouthAfrica,Spain,Sweden, Switzerland,Thailand,Taiwan,Turkey,UK, US – as well as comparative product data analysis on major global key-players and imports and exports.

For members interested in obtaining relevant data then please contact

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