According to the National Bureau of Statistics, in September 2018, the output of China’s metal cutting machine tools was 43,000 units, which was the same as that of the same month last year. The output of CNC metal cutting machines was 16,000 units, down 5.9% year-on-year; the output of metal forming machine tools was 2 million units. The year-on-year decline was 17%; the output of metal cutting tools and foundry machinery was 33.661 million pieces and 184,000 units respectively, down 10.8% and 16.7% year-on-year.

From January to September, the cumulative production of metal cutting machine tools was 384,000 units, a year-on-year increase of 4.6%. Among them, CNC metal cutting machines produced a total of 151,000 units, an increase of 0.7% year-on-year; metal forming machine tools produced a total of 170,000 units, down 7.9% year-on-year; The cumulative production of cutting tools was 275.752 million pieces, down 14.0% year-on-year; the cumulative production of casting machinery was 1.56 million units, down 8.7% year-on-year.

Post time: Oct-30-2018