TITLE

Production Up 0.1%; Capacity at 74.3%

AUTHOR(S)
Ferris, Craig T.
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/18/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31659, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on data released by the United States Federal Reserve Board on June 17, 2003, which indicates that production at the nation's factories, mines, and utilities increased in May 2003 while capacity utilization was unchanged, remaining at the lowest level in nearly 20 years. Industrial production rose 0.1 percent in May. The month's rise in production compared with a rise of 0.2 percent forecast in a poll of economists conducted by IFR BondData America.
ACCESSION #
10112221

 

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