Sales/New Orders Return to Growth – Manufacturing Concerns Moderate

ISM-Houston Report of Business – August 2019 | (Houston, Texas) – According to Houston supply chain executives, manufacturing activity in Houston expanded in August for the 24rd consecutive month and overall economic activity expanded for the 37th month. The near-term forecast continues to point to overall economic growth. Concerns about potential near term manufacturing weakness […]

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National Non-Manufacturing Report on Business – Business Activity and New Orders Expand at a Faster Pace

August 2019 Non-Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business® (Tempe, Arizona) – Economic activity in the non-manufacturing sector grew in August for the 115th consecutive month, say the nation’s purchasing and supply executives in the latest Non-Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®. The NMI® registered 56.4 percent, which is 2.7 percentage points higher than the July reading of […]

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National Manufacturing Report on Business – New Orders, Production, and Employment Contracting

August 2019 Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business® (Tempe, Arizona) — Economic activity in the manufacturing sector contracted in August, and the overall economy grew for the 124th consecutive month, say the nation’s supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM®Report On Business®. The August PMI® registered 49.1 percent, a decrease of 2.1 percentage points from the […]

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Expansion in Houston Reaches Three-Year Mark – Manufacturing Sales Continue to Contract

ISM-Houston Report of Business – July 2019 | (Houston, Texas) – According to Houston supply chain executives, manufacturing activity in Houston expanded in July for the 23rd consecutive month and overall economic activity expanded for the 36th month. The near-term forecast continues to point to overall economic growth. Manufacturing activity continues to be a moderate […]

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Expansion Continues at a Slower Pace – Sales, Production, and Employment Move to Neutral

ISM-Houston Report of Business – May 2019 | (Houston, Texas) – According to Houston supply chain executives, manufacturing activity in Houston expanded in May for the 21st consecutive month and overall economic activity expanded for the 34th month. The near-term forecast continues to point to manufacturing and overall economic growth near term, but the rate […]

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