Driving Demand

FIA promotes the forging process and member capabilities to potential customers.


As the representative group of producers of forgings in the US, Canada and Mexico, customers and potential customers often come to FIA to find a forging supplier. FIA easily connects customers to your capabilities; reaches out to customers on behalf of the industry with educational materials and provides resources to be used internally to your company.


Promoting Member Capabilities to Potential Customers

Request For Quotes on www.forging.org
Receive requests for quotes from customer prospects instantly, via e-mail.

Forging Capability Guide/Buyers Guide
FIA producer member capabilities are listed in these directories for forging customer and prospect use worldwide.

Customer Trade Show Exhibition
FIA exhibits at trade shows covering markets that commonly use forged products. Information about the forging process and FIA’s Forging Capability Guide are available to all attendees. Some of the shows FIA has exhibited in the past include: AeroMat, ConExpo/ Con-AGG; MINExpo; The Offshore Oil Technology Conference; Gear Expo; Power-Gen; and Great Designs in Steel.


Educating Customers of the Value of Designing with Forgings


An entire section of the website is devoted to designers and buyers of Forgings where customers and potential customers can find a FIA Member forging producer and process information.


Design Engineering Center on Website
Forging Advantage CD
Forging Solutions CD
Product Design Guide for Forging
Competing Process Comparative Research
     Reports comparing forgings to competing processes and the advantages of designing with forgings
Forging for the Non-Forger Training



Economics, Market and ForgingProcess Forecast

FIA has joined with IHS (Global Insights) to create a quarterly Industry Forecast report. The report will forecast industry sales by end-use market segments, metals and tonnage, along with the current and future health of the major markets. Included is the FIA Custom Market Index (CMI) that calibrates your business across different sectors to enable you to asses risk by product and sectors.


Customer Lists/AdvertisingOpportunities

Customer List

Advertise on FIA Website