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Mechanical Cable Procurement Research Report | Published: May 2014

Helping businesses make better purchasing decisions, faster

Mechanical Cable: Procurement Research Report Highlights

Benchmark Price RFP/RFQ/Negotiation Questions
3-year Price Forecast Supply Chain Analysis
Supplier Intelligence Sample Buyer Decision Scorecard
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If your company is looking to save time and money during the initial stages of the buying process, IBISWorld’s Mechanical Cable procurement research will provide you with the tools necessary to do just that. This report breaks down the data and analysis behind buying Mechanical Cable, such as pricing dynamics, supply chain risks and external demand drivers. Your company will also gain expert negotiation tactics to help gain leverage when working with suppliers.

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Price Forecast & Benchmarking
Benchmark Price
Benchmark Price
Price Change 11-14
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Power Score
Profit Benchmark
Profit Benchmark
Price Change 14-17
Price Change
Mechanical Cable - Recent Price Trend

The average price of mechanical cables has been falling at an estimated average annual rate of 0.1% since 2011. This marginal price decline is primarily attributed to recent dips in suppliers’ purchase costs and strong competition from foreign companies. Some mechanical cables are made with various nonferrous metals such as copper and aluminum, but a majority of them are manufactured... purchase to read more

Mechanical Cable - Total Cost of Ownership

The total cost of ownership is a financial indicator that evaluates the total direct and indirect costs associated with owning and operating a product. In the case of owning mechanical cable, there are no hidden costs of ownership associated with this product. A mechanical cable has a long lifetime of usage depending on the thickness, flexibility and strength of the cable, what it is being used... purchase to read more


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This report is intended to assist buyers of mechanical cables, which are nonelectric iron and steel cables for industrial use. These include cables made from high-carbon steel, stainless steel and nonferrous metals used for lifting, towing or hauling. This report does not include electrical, communication or energy cables. 

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