TITLE

Industrial Output Slid 0.2% in March

AUTHOR(S)
Ferris, Craig T.
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/19/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31865, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the industrial output for the month of March 2004 in the U.S. Reduction in the productivity of factories, mines, and utilities; Percentage of the reduction in industrial production; Factors contributing to the reduction in industrial production.
ACCESSION #
12872656

 

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