Weak Demand in Industrial Market Holding Back Recovery in Electrical Industry

Despite some occasional surges and the continuing strength of the residential market, the electrical industry probably won't see any marked improvement in electrical product sales until 2003.

According to the electrical manufacturers, distributors, manufacturers' reps, contractors and electrical association executives contacted for this article, demand remains soft across most product areas and in most regions of the United States.

However, reports from members of the National

All access premium subscription

Only Electrical Marketing newsletter subscribers have access to premium content.

Being a subscriber to the Electrical Marketing newsletter allows you exclusive access to high value content including key economic indicators measuring the health of the market and access to the Electrical Price Index and other important industry insights.

Sign up for the Electrical Marketing newsletter to get access.

TAGS: archive
Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.