U.S. manufacturers buoyed by economy

Hogsett, Don
January 2004
Home Textiles Today;1/19/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 19, p19
Trade Publication
Reports on the growth of manufacturing activity in the U.S. as of December 2003. December Purchasing Managers' Index compiled by the Institute of Supply Management; Key factors contributing to the growth of manufacturing activity in December.


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