PMI Shows Big Dip in Manufacturing

October 2008
Metal Center News;Oct2008, Vol. 48 Issue 11, p48
Trade Publication
The article reports on the economic performance of the manufacturing sector in the U.S. According to the Manufacturing ISM Report on Business of the Institute for Supply Management, the economic growth of the country's manufacturing industry failed to increase in September 2008. Industries continuing contraction includes nonmetallic mineral products, textile mills, wood products and fabricated metal products.


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