For more than 40 years, PMA’s business reports have provided members with key industry data to optimize company operational and strategic performance. PMA has partnered with Harbour Results, Inc. and Plante Moran to enhance and update our industry surveys and reports. By partnering with manufacturing and metalforming experts, we are combining manufacturing, metalforming and market expertise to provide an unmatched resource of business-critical data and insights for PMA members.

Metalforming Insights personalized business reports gives the member a micro-level view of their business while Econ Trends views the industry at a macro-level.

Metalforming Insights

  • Financials and KPIs
  • Operations, HR and Safety
  • Sales, Marketing and Forecasting
  • Wages and Benefits and Executive Compensation

Survey Schedule

  • January – Financials and KPIs survey opens
  • May – Operations, HR and Safety survey opens
  • August – Sales, Marketing and Forecasting survey opens
  • October – Wage and Benefits and Executive Compensation survey opens
Quarterly outputs and custom reports leverage industry expertise and cross analytics to deliver unique and valuable insights only available to PMA members. Metalforming Insights reports are available at no cost through PMA membership (participation in surveys is required).

PMA Membership
If you are not a PMA member but are interested in Metalforming Insights, please contact Diana Novak, director of membership sales, at 216-901-8800 ext. 104 for information about member benefits.

About Harbour Results Inc.

Established in 2009 to help small- to medium-sized businesses transform operations and develop a roadmap to maintain financial and operational success, Harbour Results, Inc. collaborates with clients across the manufacturing industry, including tool and die, stamping, molding, die casting, and precision machining companies.

About Plante Moran

Now in the 96th year of operation, Midwest-based Plante Moran is the 11th largest accounting, tax and consulting firm in the United States. Today, Plante Moran employs more than 3,300 people with domestic offices in Colorado, Illinois, Michigan and Ohio, and international offices in China, India, Japan and Mexico. Through over 5,000 clients, Plante Moran is renowned for its comprehensive services across small and large manufacturers with capabilities in stamping, molding, machining, tool making and assembly.

Questions about the Metalforming Insights?
Contact Cindy Minn, membership and industry data manager, at 216-901-8800 ext. 146.