Manufacturing stalls in December

January 2008
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The article reports on the decline in the growth of the manufacturing industry in the U.S. in December 2007, according to the Institute for Supply Management (ISM). ISM Manufacturing Business Survey Committee chairman Norbert J. Ore cited that new orders, production and employment were all below the break-even mark of 50% during the month. The Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) registered 47.7% showing a decrease of 3.1% compared to 50.8% in November. The ISM Prices Index registered 68% in December.


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