Market Overview 2011 - Sheet Metal Working in Western Europe

Western Europe is an extremely stable region, although after the global financial crisis two years ago, there is currently great concern for the Euro. As a result, this region – the home of modern industry – continues to suffer economic uncertainty. Fortunately, exports are flourishing – in Asia, developments continue apace, as does demand.
This report provides a general overview of the infrastructure and economic situation prevailing in Western Europe, focusing particularly on sheet metal manufacturing and processing, together with a summary of the most important sectors.