Finishing Yearbook

Finishing Industries Yearbook is an essential guide providing a comprehensive listing of manufacturers, suppliers, associations and trade bodies active in the UK surface treatment and metal finishing industry.

Published annually, this complete reference source contains:

  • A-Z company index of manufacturers and suppliers (Full contact details)
  • Classified Buyers Guide section - listing companies under their relevant product headings
  • Regional Guide listing sub-contract finishers by their area of operation
  • Directory of key associations representing the surface finishing industry
  • Listing of registered trade names - providing a description and ownership information

Compliation of the 2016 Edition has now begun - How to get listed

The 2016 edition will be published in December 2015.

Companies who provide products and services that are of interest to production managers responsible for metal finishing and surface coating are entitled to a free editorial listing.

Contact Barbara Williams, compilation manager to receive the editorial forms for the next edition on +44 (0)1923 437616. A copy of the form for the 2016 edition will be available towards the end of April 2015.

2016 Edition - Advertising Opportunities

Display advertisers can be placed in their relevant product section for maximum impact, or close to their name in the suppliers A-Z name and address section.

For display advertising please contact Stewart Freshwater on +44 (0)1923 437615

For classified and enhanced entries please contact Barbara Williams on +44 (0)1923 437616

2015 Edition - Now Published

The latest fully revised edition of the Finishing Industries Yearbook is now available.

This 2015 edition features over 450 product categories and over 950 companies in the A-Z company index which offers full contact details including web and e-mail addresses.

Each year we review the categories in the Buyers’ Guide section. This year we have added the following headings to make the classified buyers’ guide more comprehensive:
‘Carbide Burrs’, ‘Lapping (Sub-Contract)’ and‘Recycling of metal bearing residues’.

In the regional guide section a new ‘region’ has been included to allow classification for the overseas companies that are listed. The following headings have also been added:
‘Anodizing, Phosphoric’, and ‘Spray Bonding Corrosion Inhibitor’ to the Anodizing sub-section, and to the Organic Coatings sub-section, ‘Pretreatment Chemicals’.

In addition the Yearbook contains a regional guide to trade finishers, an index of trade names and the key associations in the sector.

This edition is available to order priced at £45 UK or £50 ROW. To order copies of the directory, please contact Barbara Williams on +44 (0)1923 437616 or download the order form here.

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