This comprehensive report provides information on U.S. economic conditions, industry conditions for gears, gear market bookings, and gear market shipments. But this information will also be broken down into a series of end user markets, including: total gears, industrial machinery gears, construction machinery gears, power transmission equipment gears, mining, oil & gas gield equipment gears, ship & offshore platform gears, railroad equipment gears and aerospace gears.
Tom Runiewicz, IHS Global Insight
John Anton, IHS Markit
Matthew Croson, President of AGMA
As a principal for the Industry Practice at Global Insight, Tom is responsible for projections about the US industrial economy, including special aspects about output, prices, costs, wages, capacity levels and profit margins. Tom authors sections in Global Insight’s, US Economic, Industry Analysis, and Cost Forecasting service publications. He particularly gained expertise in the paper and lumber, construction, steel, agricultural, and service sectors. Additional responsibilities include product line forecasting and consulting for clients that include many of the Fortune 500 and national trade associations. He has over 20 years of experience in the economic forecasting and consulting industry.
Recognized for his expertise in the ferrous metals industry, John is responsible for evaluating the outlook for steel. John also specializes in forecasting commodities and works closely with the Energy and Economics teams at IHS Markit to identify the specific impacts of changing oil price and alternative oil price scenarios. Prior to joining IHS, now IHS Markit, in 1995, he was in the private practice of law as well as an economist and statistician for the United States Department of Labor in the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). John received a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Florida State University, US, and a Juris Doctor from the Marshall-Wythe School of Law at the College of William and Mary, US.
Ian Stringer is the Director of the Business Intelligence Group at The Association for Manufacturing Technology (AMT), developing business intelligence and associated data management systems for its members. Throughout his career at AMT, Ian has served AMT members by providing market intelligence through the maintenance, development, and oversight of the association’s survey programs, technology platforms and custom research. Ian graduated from Ithaca College with a BS in Applied Economics and a MS in Business Intelligence and Analytics from St. Joseph’s University.
Oxana Sidor, Market Analyst at Sumitomo Drive Technologies, is responsible for performing macro level analyses of markets, industries, competitors, trends and forecasts, and communicating results to the Business Development team in order to support company’s strategies. Her work on market research and analysis, we well as Sumitomo products’ performance, helps different teams, Product Managers and Industry Managers with their product planning and execution of their strategic plans. She also acts as the point of contact with industry associations for data submission and reports distribution within Sumitomo.