Machine Shop Services Procurement in the US
This report is intended to assist buyers of machine shop services. Operators in this market provide a variety of services, including stamping, turning, boring, tapping, bending, grinding, polishing, drilling, punching, electrochemical machining, water jet cutting and milling, among others. Service providers cut raw materials like metal, plastic and composite materials into buyer-specified shapes and sizes. The primary buyers of these services are aircraft manufacturers, tank and armored vehicle manufacturers, general-purpose machinery manufacturers, and engine and turbine manufacturers. This report excludes metal welding, forming and forging services.