The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) provides information pertaining to the industrial manufacturing industry. The AEM site provides recent industry news, market data, upcoming events, legislation, and a list of groups within the community. 

Deloitte combines in-depth knowledge and an understanding of sectors with the company's functional experiences to offer perspectives and insight into the industrial manufacturing industry. The site provides industry backgrounds, reports, featured insights focused on issues facing the industry, and future outlooks.

Equipment World has articles concerning every level of the industrial equipment industry, including information on equipment, infrastructure, corporations, technology, labor, and safety. 

Industrial Machinery Digest (IMD) provides users with directories, recent news, events, and publications regarding industrial machinery. 

IndustryWeek magazine ranks the 1000 largest publicly held manufacturing companies annually based on revenue and provides recent articles about current and former IW1000 companies. Access to the data is through a flexible search engine, which allows the data to be ranked and/or limited by several criteria, including industry, country, company name, revenue growth, or sales revenue. An analysis of the ranking and rankings archives are also available.

Machine Tools Online is a sourcing site for the machining industry, presenting a platform for users to both buy and sell. In addition, Machine Tools Online has free information in the machining community, including newsletters, trade publications, and a consultant locator.

The goal of is to help the metalworking industry conduct business more efficiently and effectively by bringing buyers and sellers together with several different databases. This resource includes a listing of jobs in the industry, auctions, wanted requests, directories, and events. is a website designed for manufacturing executives. It features daily updates covering the latest news from around the globe on critical topics for manufacturers, such as regulations, industrial trends, plant openings and closings, supply chain updates, distribution and trade issues, prices, employment, finance, economic forecasts, and world events.

New Equipment Digest (NED) provides information on equipment products, including new product reviews and insights into developing new products. Other features on the site include a comprehensive list of industrial suppliers, an industrial and manufacturing video library, industry news, a list of industry resources, and links to the magazine's past and present issues.

The Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Fisheries is responsible for designating industrial policy and is involved in policy areas that affect value creation. The site provides documents and research on a variety of topics related to business. The ministry implements regulations for industries and ensures their compliance with the legislation. In addition, the ministry designs equipment and encourages research and innovation in trade, industry, and fisheries. 

PricewaterhouseCoopers provides background information on the global industrial manufacturing industry. This site includes current insights on the industry, related barometer surveys, and publications.'s manufacturing page explains how manufacturing industries advance the global competitiveness of industries through the development and execution of trade and investment policies and promotion.



The Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology of Turkey implements industrial policies concerning products, enforces research and development in regards to science and technology, enforces fair competition, encourages technological innovation, implements safeguards, and promotes cooperation among industries. The site is only available in Turkish. 

The Uganda National Council for Science and Technology (UNCST) is responsible for coordinating the development and implementation of policies for integrating science and technology into the nation. The UNCST website provides information regarding the council and its research, as well as a list of publications and a media center related to science and technology.

Focusing on the competition of manufacturers in the United States, provides information on recent publications and additional resources highlighting the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation, also known as Manufacturing USA. This resource offers information about manufacturing initiatives, funding, news, and trade partners.

ThomasNet Product Sourcing is a useful search engine powered by a classification system designed for finding parts, components, and products from companies across the United States. Users of this site can search for product suppliers based on detailed product specifications and attributes.