Those were early days of my sales career. I was an enthusiastic Metalworking Fluids Salesman who had a plan to make at least five sales calls on the very first day of week, Monday. Early morning with the prior appointment I reached my first destination which was an auto component manufacturing company. I was about the enter the machine shop and I saw most of the machine operators were standing outside.
Aerospace machining is always considered one of the toughest of all. Boeing projects Current Market Outlook (CMO) , a demand for more than 35,000 new airplanes over the next 20 years, valued at $4.8 trillion. The company released its annual CMO in Paris, forecasting the world fleet to double over the next two decades. Both passenger traffic and cargo traffic are expected to grow 5 percent annually.
CAW (The Canadian Auto Workers union) is one of the largest private sector unions in the country with approximately 193,000 members from coast to coast. CAW members work in aerospace, mining, fishing, auto and specialty vehicle assembly, auto parts and many other sectors of the economy. The CAW not only fights for workers rights at the bargaining table, it's equally committed to economic, political and social issues that affect its members and their families in the broader community.