ISM manufacturing

Business

Bright Outlook for Industrial Sector, Economists Say at Summit

Moutray Moutray by Joseph Terry/Transport Topics

Business conditions have rebounded in 2017 for companies involved in manufacturing and commodities, and the outlook remains positive for the industrial sector, according to economists at the inaugural American Trucking Associations Economic Summit.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
July 28, 2017
Business

Manufacturing Pickup Signals Boost to Economic Growth

Factory jobs Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg News

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, Government

ISM Manufacturing Index Hits 7-Month High

January U.S. manufacturing activity rose to the highest level since June, the Institute for Supply Management said Wednesday.

Transport Topics
February 1, 2012
Business, Government

ISM Manufacturing Index Rises to Five-Month High

U.S. manufacturing activity jumped in November, showing continued expansion for a 28th consecutive month, the Institute for Supply Management said Thursday.

Transport Topics
December 1, 2011
Business, Government

ISM Manufacturing Index Slips but Shows Continued Expansion

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U.S. manufacturing activity dipped in August, but continued to show expansion for the 25th consecutive month, the Institute for Supply Management said Thursday.

Transport Topics
September 1, 2011
Business, Government

ISM Manufacturing Index Falls to Two-Year Low

U.S. manufacturing activity fell to a two-year low in July, but continued to show expansion for the 24th consecutive month, the Institute for Supply Management said Monday.

Transport Topics
August 1, 2011