factory production

Government, Business, Logistics

Manufacturing Production Unexpectedly Shrinks in February

Factory Manufacturing Ty Wright/Bloomberg News

U.S. factory production slumped for a second month in February, missing forecasts for a pickup, indicating headwinds from the trade war to slower global growth are weighing on manufacturers. Still, the prior month’s drop was revised up.

Jeff Kearns | Bloomberg News
March 15, 2019
Government, Business

Manufacturing Production Unchanged, Missing Projections

Factory assembly Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg News

U.S. factory production was unchanged in November and the prior month’s reading was revised to a decline from a gain, a sign the industry may be taking a breather while still growing at a pace that supports economic growth.

Shobhana Chandra | Bloomberg News
December 14, 2018
Business

Manufacturing Pickup Signals Boost to Economic Growth

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American factories powered up in June at the fastest pace in nearly three years with robust advances in production, orders and employment that indicate a firming in the economy, data from the Institute for Supply Management showed July 3.

Sho Chandra | Bloomberg News
July 5, 2017
Business

Factory Production Increases More Than Expected

Ron Antonelli/Bloomberg News

Factory production in the United States grew 0.5% last month, the fastest pace in a year, as mining rebounded and utility use climbed, data from the Federal Reserve showed Aug. 16 in Washington.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
August 16, 2016
Business

Factory Production Rises in February for Second Month

Greenbrier Companies Inc.

Factory production rose in February for a second month, boosted by demand for business equipment and indicating U.S. manufacturing may be starting to stabilize.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
March 16, 2016
Business

Factory Production Declines for Second Month

Meg Roussos/Bloomberg News

Factory production declined in December for a second month as a stronger dollar and softer U.S. and global growth pinch manufacturers.

Victoria Stilwell | Bloomberg News
January 15, 2016
Business

Factory Production Rises on Record Vehicle Assembly

Tim Boyle/Bloomberg News

Factory production rose more than economists forecast in July on record automobile assembly, indicating American manufacturing is regaining its footing after a slowdown.

Sho Chandra | Bloomberg News
August 14, 2015
Business

General Motors to Re-Enter US Medium-Duty Market

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General Motors Co. plans to return to the U.S. medium-duty truck market in 2016 through a manufacturing agreement with Isuzu Motors Ltd.

Transport Topics
June 15, 2015
Business

Factory Production Drops on Energy Pullback

Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News

Factory production unexpectedly declined in May as the slump in energy output deepened.

Victoria Stilwell | Bloomberg News
June 15, 2015
Business

Factory Production Jumps 1% on Equipment Demand

Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News

Factory production increased in July at the fastest pace in five months as capital spending climbed and motor vehicle demand surged, indicating the industry is helping propel the U.S. economy.

Bloomberg News
August 15, 2014