South America


Global casting production continued its upward trend in 2014, growing by 2.38 million metric tons, a 2.3% increase compared to the previous year’s total. In 2014, global production increased to more than 103.6 million metric tons, an increase of 2.3% when compared to the previous year, according to this year’s […]

49th Census of World Casting Production: Modest Growth in Worldwide ...




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In 2013, global production increased to more than 103 million metric tons, an increase of 3.4% when compared to the previous year, according to this year’s MODERN CASTING Census of World Casting Production. The 103.2 million metric tons of metal castings produced in 2013 represents an increase of 3.43 million […]

48th Census of World Casting Production: Steady Growth in Global ...


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The Modern Casting 47th Census of World Casting Production showed varied results for the “BRICS countries”—the acronym representing Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, five of the world’s largest developing economies—since the global recession of 2008-2009. While China’s overall production jumped from 31 million tons to 42.5 million tons, […]

Casting Production Trends in BRICS Countries



The BRICS Foundry Forum will be held during the 62nd Indian Foundry Congress, February 7-9, 2014, in Mahatma Mandir, Sector-13 Gandhinagar near Ahmedabad, India. Member countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) will present the status of the metalcasting industry in their respective countries. It will be an interactive […]

BRICS Foundry Forum to Convene in February





Indumil, Industria Militar de Colombia, Department of Colombia National Defense, will expand its foundry to include nobake production of sand molds and a fully integrated sand reclamation system in Colombia, South America. The company will add high speed sand mixers, sand reclamation, compaction tables, pneumatic transporters, powder feeders, mold spray […]

Indumil to Expand in South America