U.S. Comparative Sector Performance

January 2003
U.S. Industry Quarterly Review: Industrial Outlook;2003 1st Quarter, p1
Industry Profile
Industry Overview
The article presents a comparative study of performance evaluation of the industries in the U.S. Slow recovery after a mixed year followed by an expected year of rapid growth is the bottom line of the U.S. industries. Based upon the standards of comparison, 2002 has been rated as a mixed year for overall industrial performance, 2003 has been rated as a year of slow recovery and 2004 has been predicted to be a year of rapid growth. The surprise packet industry of 2004 will be nonresidential construction, which appears in the top-12 fastest growing industries in 2004.


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