The January ISM new manufacturing orders index sequentially advanced 3.6 percentage points to 53.3 percent and into expansion. The January ISM manufacturing inventory index surged 8 percentage points from December to 51 percent and into expansion.
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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