MEMA Commercial Vehicle Quarterly Supplier Barometer
The MEMA Commercial Vehicle Supplier Barometer is a quarterly report published by the MEMA research department and is compiled from business data reported by our commercial vehicle members. Reports are available only to MEMA members.
For the second quarter of 2023, survey respondents reported a neutral outlook, with the existing backlog still pushing current sales as the major positive, while forecasting and economic uncertainty is the major negative. Additionally, the annual customer balance of power check indicates that most consider the dynamic balanced; however, comments indicate concern for cost recovery during upcoming CSA negotiations.
Members can download the report to get more insights from the Q2 2023 CV Barometer Report. The anonymously reported results include estimated current and next year truck builds, raw materials recovery cost percentages, current business conditions, as well as risks and trends being experienced in the market.
Barometer Report Metrics Include:
Overall supplier business outlook and concerns
Short term performance and outlook by major sector (on-highway, off-highway and aftermarket)
Sales volume and price level changes
Business planning activities of hiring, inventory and production capacity levels
OE on-highway production forecasts
Off-highway performance by subsector (Ag, mining, construction, etc)
Performance of both the OES and independent aftermarket channels