I had the opportunity to be a fly on the wall at a recent casting purchasing roundtable, and boy was it eye-opening. I knew metalcasters were passionate about castings, but these ladies and gentlemen have put as much thought into the metalcasting industry as anyone. Following is a look at a few things they had to say.
On industry capitalization:
On a lack of capacity:
On foreign sourcing:
—Shea Gibbs, Metal Casting Design & Purchasing Managing Editor
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