The January ISM supplier deliveries index sequentially slipped 0.1 percentage point — essentially unchanged — to 53.6 percent in its third month of expansion and slower deliveries In contrast, the January ISM production index of 53.6 percent inched ahead 1 percentage point from December while in its fifth month of expansion.
Roll Over Data Points for Exact Figures
Data Included: 1/2013
*Reflects U.S. Department of Commerce annual seasonal formula adjustments.
Source: Institute of Supply Management, "Manufacturing Report on Business," www.ism.ws/ISMReport/MfgROB.cfm