Distribution to Grow Faster than U.S. Economy

January 2004
Gases & Welding Distributor;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p17
Trade Publication
Reveals that U.S. wholesale distribution companies have a positive economic outlook for 2004, according to the "NAW 2004 Economic Forecast," by Pembroke Consulting and Economy.com. Increase of overall revenues for wholesaler-distributors; Segments with fastest growth.


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