July 2, 2015 - Industry News
Economic Watch: The nation’s unemployment rate fell 0.2 of a percent point in June to 5.3%, its lowest rate since April 2008, while 7,400 jobs were added in the for-hire trucking sector.
Tags: Economy, Unemployment, Factory Orders, Employment, Factory Shipments
June 2, 2015 - Industry News
New orders for factory-made goods continue to disappoint, falling 0.4% in April from the month before and marking the eighth decline in the last nine months.
Tags: Economy, Durable Goods, Factory Orders, Factory Shipments
May 4, 2015 - Industry News
New orders and shipments of factory made goods turned around in March, according to a new Commerce Department Report released Monday.
Tags: Economy, Factory Orders, Factory Shipments
March 6, 2015 - Industry News
Both the unemployment rate and the number of people without jobs fell in February, according to Labor Department figures released Friday.
February 3, 2015 - Industry News
A full report on activity at U.S. factories in December shows drops in both shipments and new orders, according to the U.S. Commerce Department.
December 5, 2014 - Industry News
The number of people who found jobs in November increased dramatically from the month before but the unemployment rate was unchanged, according to U.S. Labor Department numbers released Friday morning.
September 3, 2014 - Industry News
Shipments of U.S. manufactured goods increased again in July, while new orders for them skyrocketed, with both hitting record high levels going back to 1992.
Tags: Economy, Factory Orders, Factory Shipments, Manufacturing, Durable Goods
August 5, 2014 - Industry News
UPDATED -- Shipments increased 0.5% from the month before following a May drop of 1%, hitting its highest level on record.
Tags: Economy, Factory Orders, Non-Manufacturing, Factory Shipments
May 2, 2014 - Industry News
UPDATED -- Numbers released Friday by the U.S. Labor Department show 288,000 jobs were added, the most since January 2012, with the unemployment rate falling to 6.3% from 6.7% in March.
Tags: Economy, Unemployment, Employment, Factory Shipments, Factory Orders, Auto Sales
April 2, 2014 - Industry News
Private sector employment in the U.S. increased by 191,000 jobs from February to March, according to the March ADP National Employment Report released Wednesday.
Tags: Economy, Consumer Spending, Factory Orders, Employment, Factory Shipments
March 6, 2014 - Industry News
New orders fell 0.7% from the month before, following a December drop of 2%, larger than first reported. Excluding transportation, new orders in January increased 0.2%.
Tags: Productivity, Economy, Factory Orders, Factory Shipments
February 4, 2014 - Industry News
Shipments and new orders for factor good both declined in December, according to new figures released by the U.S. Commerce Department.
Tags: Economy, Manufacturing, Factory Orders, Federal Reserve, Factory Shipments
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