Credit Managers Cringe

July 2006
Home Textiles Today;7/3/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 32, p14
Trade Publication
The article reports that a survey has indicated that corporate credit managers in the U.S. are becoming increasingly concerned about a slowdown in the economy. The monthly Credit Manager's Index, which is compiled by the National Association of Credit Management, declined by 4.5 percent in May 2006 compared to April 2006.


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