Manufacturing, Purchasing Dipped in January

Hogsett, Don
February 2006
Home Textiles Today;2/6/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 20, p28
Trade Publication
The article reports business developments of the manufacturing sector in the U.S. The manufacturing industry, which is the major driver in the U.S. economy, remained neutral during January. Factors affecting the drop of the sector includes the slow growth of new orders, production and employment and higher prices for supplies and raw materials.


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