Richmond Fed Reports Mfg Nearly Flat in June

Siegel, Gary E.
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/28/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32412, p2
Trade Publication
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.


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