And in recessionary times AMTDA
seems to be backing away from some of the hoopla associated with huge events (dropping, for example, its long-standing luncheon settings at IMTS) and looking more closely at participants' return on investment.
Active in the AMTDA
since 1987, Van Crotts was credentialed by the group's certified machine-tool sales engineer program in 1993.
and he has been active in AMTDA
since 1987, especially in the statistics area.
The MTELV collaboration is in addition to the existing agreement between AMTDA
, SME, and AMT for the current APEX events such as WESTEC and EASTEC.
The 300 machine tool distributor members of AMTDA
represent over 80 percent of all distribution sales in the United States.
Peter Borden, AMTDA
president, said he was pleased with the uptick from the historically low totals seen in January, but "this bounce may have been due to year-end inventory sales by some of the large importers, so the next quarter will tell us if we have, indeed, 'bottomed out' as we hope.
74 million, according to AMTDA
, the American Machine Tool Distributors' Association--AMTDA
--and The Association For Manufacturing Technology--AMT, up from April, but down compared to the same period in 2006.
3% as compared with 2003 by AMTDA
, the American Machine Tool Distributors' Association and AMT - The Association For Manufacturing Technology.
is one of the two trade organizations whose members participate in the USMTC survey; AMT is the other.
09 million, according to AMTDA
, the American Machine Tool Distributors' Association, and AMT - The Association For Manufacturing Technology.
Jim Ellison, son of the founder and a former chairman of AMTDA
, will remain a member of the board of directors.
13 million, according to AMT - The Association For Manufacturing Technology and AMTDA
, the American Machine Tool Distributors' Association.