Metal Casting Services Procurement in the US
This report is intended to assist buyers of metal casting services. Casting is a metalworking process that involves pouring molten metal into a mold. The molten metal then cools and solidifies in the shape of the mold. Different types of casting include die and sand casting, permanent mold, shell mold, investment mold, centrifugal, ceramic mold, graphite mold, plaster mold, V-process, squeeze and semisolid casting. This report covers both ferrous and nonferrous metal casting. The primary buyers of these services include aircraft manufacturers, automobile manufacturers and medical device manufacturers. Suppliers of metal casting services include multiline and specialist vendors. This report excludes metal forming and injection molding services.