Tuesday, March 15, 2016

The Empire State Manufacturing Survey: March 2016

The Empire State Manufacturing Survey consists of a series of diffusion indices distilled from a monthly survey of New York regional manufacturing executives and seeks to identify trends across 22 different current and future manufacturing related activities.

Today’s report showed a overall improvement for both current and future assessments of manufacturing activity with the current activity index rising to a level of 0.62 while future activity rose to a weak level of 25.52.

Current prices paid went flat at 2.97 while current new orders improved to 9.57 while assessments of future new orders improved to 38.96.