ISM-Houston Business Reports Manufacturing Houston February 2019

ISM-Houston Business Report – March 2019

Manufacturing and Overall Economic Growth Improve Forecast Growth Also Strengthens (Houston, Texas) – According to Houston supply chain executives, manufacturing activity in Houston expanded in February for the 18th consecutive month and overall economic activity expanded for the 31st month. The near-term forecast points to continued overall economic growth. The forecast for manufacturing strengthened further. […]

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ISM-Houston Business Report – February 2019

Sales/New Orders Increase from December Forecast Growth Improves (Houston, Texas) – According to Houston supply chain executives, manufacturing activity in Houston expanded in January for the 17th consecutive month and overall economic activity expanded for the 30th month. The near-term forecast points to continued economic growth. The manufacturing forecast returned to indicting growth at a […]

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ISM-Houston Business Report – January 2019

Employment Continues Growth Sales/New Orders Slow (Houston, Texas) – According to Houston supply chain executives, manufacturing activity in Houston expanded in December for the 15th consecutive month and overall economic activity expanded for the 29th month. The near-term forecast points to continued overall economic growth. Manufacturing growth may slow during the coming quarter. The December […]

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ISM-Houston Business Report – December 2018

Manufacturing Expansion Continues Near-Term Forecast Points to Continued Growth (Houston, Texas) – According to Houston supply chain executives, manufacturing activity in Houston expanded in November for the 14th consecutive month and overall economic activity expanded for the 28th month. The near-term forecast points to continued growth. The November Houston Purchasing Managers Index registered 54.9, down […]

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ISM-Houston Business Report – September 2018

Comments on Revised Houston PMI Calculation and Reporting Methods ISM-Houston periodically reviews the capability of its correlations and adjusts the regression factors when needed. The most recent revision occurred as a result of a review undertaken during the third quarter of 2018, which determined that changes in the Houston economy over the last decade have […]

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ISM-Houston Business Report July 2018

Slower Expansion Anticipated Over the Next Quarter Sales and Employment Growth Continue at a Strong Pace (Houston, Texas) – According to Houston supply chain executives, economic activity in the region expanded in June for the eighth consecutive month. The near-term outlook points to continued growth.

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ISM-Houston Business Report January 2018

Houston Economy Continues to Improve Sales, Employment, and Lead Times Show Strong Growth (Houston, Texas) – According to greater Houston area supply chain executives, economic activity in the region expanded for the third consecutive month in January. Additionally, ISM-Houston’s forecast indicates that the economy should continue to grow over the 3-4 month forecast horizon. The […]

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ISM-Houston Business Report December 2017

Houston Economy Strengthens Employment Joins Sales and Production Showing Strong Growth (Houston, Texas) – According to Houston area Supply Chain leaders the Houston area economy will expand near term at a faster pace than previously forecast. The Houston Purchasing Managers Index moved up 1.7 points to a robust 54.5. Six of the eight underlying indicators […]

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