TITLE

Richmond Fed Reports Mfg Nearly Flat in June

AUTHOR(S)
Siegel, Gary E.
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/28/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32412, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the slight improvement in the manufacturing activity in the U.S. in June 2006. The manufacturing index during the month increased 4 from 1. Moreover, shipments bounced to 3 and order increased by 1 point. However, the capacity utilization index declined to 8. The average workweek index, on the other hand, improved to negative 5 from negative 7.
ACCESSION #
21470284

 

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