The MHEDA Journal - Third Quarter, 2018 - 30

INDUSTRY PULSE:
As we enter the dog days of summer, the enthusiasm from the past
several years remains, but is starting to wane. Respondents more and
more expect growth to flatten or even to contract a bit from previous
highs. However, they expect this to be a bump in the road and to return
to growth in the end of 2018 and beginning of 2019.

INDUSTRY CHALLENGES:

Oil Prices

Potential Inflation

Labor Shortage

BY THE NUMBERS:
Overall

Results

n 40% of respondents have

2% of cumulative growth
expected by respondents
60% expect to be in line
with industry projections,
20% expect to exceed
industry projections,
20% expect to lag behind
industry projections

changed their projections since
the 1st Quarter

40%
60%

n 60% of respondents'

projections have remained the
same since the 1st Quarter

POTENTIAL GROWTH INDUSTRIES:

Warehousing

themhedajournal.org

Technology

Automation

e-Commerce


http://www.themhedajournal.org

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The MHEDA Journal - Third Quarter, 2018

https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0418
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0318
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0218
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0118
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0417
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0317
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0217
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0117
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0416
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0316
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0216
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0116
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0415
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0315
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0215
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0115
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0414
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0314
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0214
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0114
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0413
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0313
https://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/DISQ/DISQ0213
https://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/naylor/DISQ0113
https://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/naylor/DISQ0412
https://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/naylor/DISQ0312
https://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/naylor/DISQ0212
https://www.nxtbookmedia.com