Manufacturing up for 9th straight month

Hogsett, Don
March 2004
Home Textiles Today;3/8/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 26, p24
Trade Publication
Looks into the continued growth observed in manufacturing activities in the U.S. Comparisons made with previous readings from the purchasing manager's index; Comments made by Norbert Ore, chairman of the Institute for Supply Management's Business Survey Committee; Implications of the good readings on the industry.


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