Power Transmission/Motion Control Sales Up 12.6% Over March 2005
May 10, 2006
U.S. distributors' year-to-date sales of PT/MC products rose 11.7 percent through March. Sales in March increased 3.9 percent over February 2006 and were up 12.6 percent as compared with March 2005, according to Power Transmission Distributors Association monthly trend data.
For March, the confidence level of U.S. distributors rose to 7.3 from 7.0 in February on a 10-point scale.
Canadian distributors' year-to-date sales of PT/MC products grew 11.5 percent as compared to sales for February through March 2005. Sales were up 6.9 percent over the previous month and increased 11.2 percent as compared to March 2005.
For March, the confidence level of Canadian distributors remained flat at 6.8 on a 10-point scale.