durable goods orders

Government, Business, Logistics

Orders for Durable Goods Rebound in March

 Home Depot worker Javad Memarzadeh of Needham, Mass., dusts washing machines at a Home Depot location in Boston. Home Depot worker Javad Memarzadeh of Needham, Mass., dusts washing machines at a Home Depot location in Boston. (Steven Senne/Associated Press)

WASHINGTON — Orders for big-ticket manufactured goods rebounded 0.5% in March as U.S. factories recovered from February weather disruptions. However, the recovery was not as strong as most had expected due to ongoing supply chain disruptions that continue to ensnare U.S. manufacturers.

Martin Crutsinger | Associated Press
April 26, 2021
Government, Business

Factory Orders Fall 2%; Transportation Equipment Orders Dive 5.9%

Man carries TV John Locher/AP

WASHINGTON — Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods fell 2% in November, led by a large decrease in orders for defense aircraft and parts. Transportation equipment orders fell 5.9%, its biggest decline since May.

Matt Ott | Associated Press
December 23, 2019
Government, Business

US Orders for Long-Lasting Goods Fall 2.1% in April

Cars on carrier Orders for cars and auto parts fell 3.4%, the biggest drop in nearly a year. (Cassens)

WASHINGTON — Orders to U.S. factories for large manufactured goods fell sharply in April, pulled down by lower demand for commercial aircraft and cars.

Christopher Rugaber | Associated Press
May 24, 2019
Government, Business

Durable Goods Orders Fall 4.4% in October

Durable goods manufacturing Ari Lindquist/Bloomberg News

WASHINGTON — Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods fell by the largest amount in 15 months with a key category that tracks business investment showing weakness for the third consecutive month.

Martin Crutsinger | Associated Press
November 21, 2018
Business

Durable Goods Orders Rise in March

Durable goods orders grew 2.5% in March, the Commerce Department said Wednesday.

April 27, 2011
Business

Durables Orders Fall in October

Durable goods orders dropped 3.3% in October, the largest decrease since January 2009, the Commerce Department said Wednesday.

November 24, 2010