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MetalForming magazine

MetalForming strives to serve the needs of its readers—engineers, technicians, managers, designers and others working in facilities that add value to sheetmetal. It does so by producing the industry's leading editorial package that combines staff-written and contributed feature articles, expert commentaries, industry news and state-of-the-art product updates.

MetalForming reaches more than 50,000 readers every month, specialists engaged in the manufacture of fabricated metal products, automotive stampings, electric and electronic equipment, appliances and other similar products. Our readers pack plenty of purchasing power in a variety of areas, including material-handling equipment, tooling, safety apparatus, software, coil-handling and processing equipment, presses and other fabricating equipment. Through an industry-leading editorial package, it provides the readers with the tools they need to do their jobs better.


The Precision Metalforming Association (PMA)

The Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) is the full-service trade association representing the $137-billion metalforming industry of North America—the industry that creates precision metal products using stamping, fabricating, spinning, slide forming and roll forming technologies, and other value-added processes. Its nearly 900 member companies also include suppliers of equipment, materials and services to the industry. PMA leads innovative member companies toward superior competitiveness and profitability through advocacy, networking, statistics, the PMA Educational Foundation, FABTECH and METALFORM Mexico tradeshows, and MetalForming, Fabricating Product News and 3D Metal Printing magazines.