Factory orders flat in May, BDO says

August 2006
Furniture/Today;8/7/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 47, p41
Trade Publication
The article reports on the flat factory orders for residential furniture in the U.S. in May 2006 according to accounting and consulting firm BDO Seidman. Some of the causes for the flat business include the impact of costlier gas and higher interest rates on the spending power of consumers. Factory shipments increased by one percent in the same period.


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