For many years, the industry has looked to OPEI for business insight and market intelligence in the form of its market reports and forecasting, and economic indicators. Now, OPEI has increased the frequency, depth and breadth of its market forecasts and reporting in order help its members make thoughtful business decisions.
OPEI offers to its members monthly shipment reports on more than 20 consumer and commercial products, including commercial and consumer walk-behind and zero-turn mowers, golf equipment, utility vehicles, chainsaws, trimmers, handheld & backpack leaf blowers, and more.
OPEI is also in the process of collecting data on electric/battery powered shipments for a new monthly electric reporting program.
OPEI provides tri-annual econometric industry forecasts on 15 different products ranging from handheld to commercial and consumer products.
OPEI also provides annual estimates for total industry wide shipments for snow throwers, hand-held equipment, consumer and commercial turf products as well as annual state-by-state estimates on commercial turf product shipments for the previous model year.
*Coming soon – a look at battery/electric shipments.
*Monthly Canadian shipment reports are also available. These reports include commercial turf products and handheld products. Contact Kristen Reamy (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
Market Intelligence – Economic Indicators
In addition to the monthly industry statistic reports, OPEI also provides a monthly report on more than 20 leading economic indicators such as the producer price indices, real personal consumption expenditure, index of consumer sentiment, total industry capacity utilization, interest rates, national and regional existing and new single- and multi-family housing. This report provides a 13-month overview that helps members identify trends within our industry.
Interested in receiving this information? Become a member. Contact Kristen Reamy (email@example.com) for more information.
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Monthly Economic Indicators
Tri-Annual Industry Forecast