Economic Forecast

2018 Economic Forecast Advisory

FREE Member Service

We are pleased to announce that MHEDA has partnered with ITR Economics on a new economic report designed specifically for MHEDA Members. This detailed report features material handling industry specific data.

The report will be available quarterly to MHEDA Members in: January, April, July and October.

The January 2018 ITR Advisor includes important economic data to help you plan for the year ahead.

Topics covered include:

  • Macro-economic outlook
  • Industry analysis (retail sales, auto production, non-residential construction, capital goods new orders and more)
  • Leading indicator snapshot
  • Insight on "The Importance of Trade to the US Economy"
  • US Material Handling Equipment New Orders
  • Canada Industrial Production
  • US Total Light Vehicle Production
  • And More!

Our goal is to provide you a usable tool to assist in your business planning. ITR Economics has a 94.7% forecast accuracy that will allow you to plan with confidence, becoming proactive to coming economic forces rather than reactive.

We appreciate your membership and look forward to providing you with this member service quarterly in 2018.

This is a MHEDA Members only benefit. If you wish to receive a free copy of this report, contact us at 847-680-3500 or email