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Demand for Manufacturing Goods accelerates

U.S. Factory Orders Economic Indicators



orders increased on the faster pace again, excluding defense booking grew even faster 2.02 %. That category excludes defense and gives a better indication of longer-term trends in the private sector.Orders for U.S.-made products increased in March on the seasonally adjusted basis by 1.95 % to $508 billions, an increase of $9.7 billions from $498 in February, reported by the Commerce Department.
Orders today mean shipments tomorrow, implying that business spending is heading into the next month with decent momentum. Over the past 12 months, new bookings grew by 6.17 % and unfilled orders by 3.06 %.

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Shipments grew in March by 0.46 % to $503 billions, an increase of $2 billions from $501 in February on the seasonally adjusted basis, as shipments for aircrafts and parts grew 16.07 % to $ billions, reported by the Commerce Department. Shipments excluding transportation grew by 0.20 %.




Factory Orders (Picture Autor: Wolfgang Meinhart) licence GNU

Durable Goods New Orders
Primary Metals New Orders
Machinery New Orders
Transp. Equip. New Orders
3.23% 6.60% 3.72% 15.81% -2.47% 3.16% 9.51% 9.38%
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What's more, orders excluding defense and transportation surged by 2.02 % on the seasonally adjusted basis and shipments by 0.61 %.
That closely watched category gives a better read on trends in the private sector because it excludes transportation and government spending on defense.
From March 2017, Excluding defense and transportation jumped by 6.63 % and inventories by 7.53 %.
Inventories increased in March by 0.31 % to $677 billions, an increase of $2 billions from $675 in February on the seasonally adjusted basis, reported by the U.S. Commerce Department. Inventory to shipments ratio fell to 1.35 from 1.35 in the previous month.

Unfilled orders continue to grow by higher rate, unfilled orders increased by 0.96 % on the seasonally adjusted basis, led by 7.03 % growth in household appliances, representing 0.11 % of total unfilled bookings. total factory inventories jumped by 3.06 % for the year.
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New Orders / Shipments Ratio Inventory / Shipments Ratio
Total New orders / shipments ratio for all manufacturing industries was 1.01. Excluding transportation new orders / shipments ratio was 0.99. Excluding defense new orders / shipments ratio was 1.01 . 
Inventory / shipments ratio for all manufacturing industries was 1.35. Excluding transportation Inventory / shipments ratio was 1.30. Excluding defense Inventory / shipments ratio was 1.33.
 




Factory Shipments
(Seasonally Adjusted, in millions $)
March 2018
adv.
Feb. 2018
adv.
Jan. 2018
adv.
Dec. 2017
adv.
Nov. 2017
adv.
Oct. 2017
adv.
All manufacturing industries
502,794 500,514 498,766 495,401 491,177 484,223
Excluding transportation
419,313 418,459 417,300 414,496 409,920 404,990
Excluding defense
490,431 487,469 485,160 482,274 478,090 471,203
With unfilled orders
176,889 176,157 174,607 173,659 172,239 169,909
Durable goods industries
250,353 249,785 247,109 246,493 244,435 242,008
Primary metals
21,698 21,278 20,745 20,704 20,050 19,948
Iron & steel mills
10,226 10,030 9,688 9,608 9,577 9,486
Aluminum & nonferrous metals
10,126 9,911 9,728 9,769 9,163 9,146
Ferrous metal foundries
1,346 1,337 1,329 1,327 1,310 1,316
Fabricated metal products
33,916 34,064 33,680 33,379 32,747 32,720
Machinery
32,724 33,320 32,757 32,688 32,441 32,527
Construction machinery
2,227 2,345 2,231 2,276 2,185 2,111
Mining, oil field, & gas field machinery
1,065 1,119 1,134 1,078 1,076 1,118
Industrial machinery
2,739 2,915 2,934 2,911 2,964 3,007
Photographic equipment
540 552 512 488 478 500
Ventilation, heating, air-conditioning, & refrigeration equipment
3,814 3,827 3,964 3,825 3,789 3,695
Metalworking machinery
3,332 3,469 3,243 3,251 3,109 3,119
Turbines, generators, & other power transmission equipment
4,385 4,189 4,188 4,316 4,396 4,370
Material handling equipment
2,997 3,032 2,947 2,816 2,877 2,874
Computers & electronic products
28,150 28,425 28,197 28,021 27,917 27,706
Computers
630 659 654 624 689 681
Nondefense communications equipment
3,023 3,015 3,051 3,041 2,927 2,866
Defense communications equipment
259 254 247 236 241 251
Semiconductors
- - - - - -
Electronic components
4,185 4,298 4,268 4,269 4,219 4,209
Nondefense search & navigation equipment
1,501 1,507 1,528 1,583 1,529 1,471
Defense search & navigation equipment
2,715 2,722 2,855 2,689 2,722 2,661
Electromedical, measuring, & control instruments
9,809 9,698 9,606 9,657 9,546 9,279
Electrical equipment, appliances, & components
10,455 10,465 10,318 10,222 10,159 10,193
Electric lighting equipment
1,039 1,048 1,051 1,045 1,045 1,042
Household appliances
1,489 1,512 1,514 1,547 1,510 1,533
Electrical equipment
2,829 2,791 2,671 2,675 2,673 2,657
Transportation equipment
83,481 82,055 81,466 80,905 81,257 79,233
Motor vehicle bodies, parts, & trailers
28,596 28,853 28,483 28,560 28,179 27,987
Nondefense aircraft & parts
13,389 11,535 11,434 11,295 12,091 10,775
Defense aircraft & parts
3,783 4,249 4,228 4,184 4,185 4,261
Ships & boats
3,096 3,237 3,207 3,148 3,111 3,105
Furniture & related products
6,654 6,686 6,575 6,691 6,681 6,619
Nondurable goods industries
252,441 250,729 251,657 248,908 246,742 242,215




Factory New Orders
(Seasonally Adjusted, in millions $)
March 2018
adv.
Feb. 2018
adv.
Jan. 2018
adv.
Dec. 2017
adv.
Nov. 2017
adv.
Oct. 2017
adv.
All manufacturing industries
507,690 497,984 491,686 488,114 488,114 479,590
Excluding transportation
416,262 414,495 413,827 407,338 407,338 402,175
Excluding defense
495,373 485,572 480,700 475,533 475,533 467,819
With unfilled orders
186,093 178,046 171,693 173,483 173,483 169,746
Durable goods industries
255,249 247,255 240,029 241,372 241,372 237,375
Primary metals
22,314 21,513 20,837 20,401 20,401 20,059
Iron & steel mills
10,709 10,342 9,886 9,785 9,785 9,614
Aluminum & nonferrous metals
10,247 9,850 9,663 9,236 9,236 9,095
Ferrous metal foundries
1,358 1,321 1,288 1,380 1,380 1,350
Fabricated metal products
34,449 34,288 34,271 33,204 33,204 33,265
Machinery
32,602 33,428 32,941 32,646 32,646 32,727
Construction machinery
2,296 2,455 2,169 2,204 2,204 2,301
Mining, oil field, & gas field machinery
1,121 1,095 1,070 1,012 1,012 1,187
Industrial machinery
2,810 2,926 2,998 2,792 2,792 3,031
Photographic equipment
544 534 481 459 459 485
Ventilation, heating, air-conditioning, & refrigeration equipment
3,772 4,015 4,076 3,863 3,863 3,735
Metalworking machinery
3,179 3,220 3,402 3,264 3,264 3,003
Turbines, generators, & other power transmission equipment
4,337 4,126 4,168 4,326 4,326 4,244
Material handling equipment
3,047 3,019 2,915 2,988 2,988 3,037
Computers & electronic products
24,119 23,895 24,105 24,015 24,015 23,931
Computers
726 682 659 709 709 712
Nondefense communications equipment
3,082 2,812 3,255 3,155 3,155 3,227
Defense communications equipment
247 262 242 255 255 292
Semiconductors
- - - - - -
Electronic components
4,249 4,385 4,424 4,308 4,308 4,288
Nondefense search & navigation equipment
1,572 1,577 1,453 1,535 1,535 1,585
Defense search & navigation equipment
2,822 2,547 2,564 2,645 2,645 2,615
Electromedical, measuring, & control instruments
9,701 9,777 9,686 9,671 9,671 9,394
Electrical equipment, appliances, & components
10,470 10,422 10,018 10,390 10,390 10,299
Electric lighting equipment
1,048 1,050 1,048 1,059 1,059 1,075
Household appliances
1,553 1,516 1,527 1,508 1,508 1,544
Electrical equipment
2,727 2,769 2,596 2,746 2,746 2,749
Transportation equipment
91,428 83,489 77,859 80,776 80,776 77,415
Motor vehicle bodies, parts, & trailers
28,873 29,028 28,615 28,265 28,265 28,106
Nondefense aircraft & parts
20,997 13,187 10,367 12,548 12,548 10,581
Defense aircraft & parts
3,058 3,522 2,760 3,728 3,728 3,295
Ships & boats
3,324 3,507 2,498 2,619 2,619 2,881
Furniture & related products
6,586 6,730 6,628 6,753 6,753 6,615
Nondurable goods industries
252,441 250,729 251,657 246,742 246,742 242,215




Factory Unfilled Orders
(Seasonally Adjusted, in millions $)
March 2018
adv.
Feb. 2018
adv.
Jan. 2018
adv.
Dec. 2017
adv.
Nov. 2017
adv.
Oct. 2017
adv.
All manufacturing industries
1,153,823 1,142,834 1,141,210 1,144,369 1,137,118 1,135,138
Excluding transportation
371,038 369,555 369,353 368,499 367,397 365,138
Excluding defense
979,896 969,023 966,739 966,756 960,510 958,018
With unfilled orders
- - - - - -
Durable goods industries
1,153,823 1,142,834 1,141,210 1,144,369 1,137,118 1,135,138
Primary metals
32,831 31,916 31,719 31,699 31,350 30,849
Iron & steel mills
17,313 16,627 16,299 16,078 15,876 15,638
Aluminum & nonferrous metals
11,146 10,922 11,035 11,181 10,992 10,809
Ferrous metal foundries
4,372 4,367 4,385 4,440 4,482 4,402
Fabricated metal products
83,263 82,651 82,512 81,644 81,310 80,859
Machinery
102,168 102,422 102,238 102,069 101,563 101,106
Construction machinery
6,120 6,051 5,857 5,970 6,127 6,143
Mining, oil field, & gas field machinery
5,356 5,243 5,210 5,284 5,204 5,284
Industrial machinery
8,186 8,107 8,141 8,066 8,023 8,261
Photographic equipment
1,261 1,259 1,266 1,301 1,184 1,184
Ventilation, heating, air-conditioning, & refrigeration equipment
6,776 6,874 6,729 6,618 6,276 6,163
Metalworking machinery
7,608 7,822 8,114 7,978 7,913 7,794
Turbines, generators, & other power transmission equipment
29,001 29,051 29,116 29,057 29,236 29,313
Material handling equipment
13,030 12,980 12,957 13,118 13,004 12,889
Computers & electronic products
120,083 119,731 119,997 119,884 119,949 119,467
Computers
2,132 2,036 2,010 2,005 1,971 1,951
Nondefense communications equipment
26,705 26,630 26,982 26,763 26,839 26,585
Defense communications equipment
1,677 1,688 1,677 1,687 1,691 1,673
Semiconductors
- - - - - -
Electronic components
12,168 12,108 12,071 11,885 11,774 11,674
Nondefense search & navigation equipment
19,118 19,017 18,942 19,010 18,809 18,803
Defense search & navigation equipment
26,208 26,007 26,178 26,497 26,818 26,901
Electromedical, measuring, & control instruments
32,075 32,245 32,137 32,037 32,047 31,880
Electrical equipment, appliances, & components
22,336 22,326 22,309 22,811 22,801 22,538
Electric lighting equipment
1,642 1,636 1,628 1,665 1,652 1,639
Household appliances
1,294 1,209 1,160 1,145 1,183 1,193
Electrical equipment
8,173 8,302 8,321 8,422 8,361 8,282
Transportation equipment
782,785 773,279 771,857 775,870 769,721 770,000
Motor vehicle bodies, parts, & trailers
25,234 24,812 24,764 24,450 24,026 23,976
Nondefense aircraft & parts
591,825 582,905 581,175 582,281 579,146 578,368
Defense aircraft & parts
69,231 70,045 70,932 72,685 71,863 72,313
Ships & boats
23,385 23,068 22,612 23,499 24,018 24,694
Furniture & related products
9,627 9,784 9,853 9,665 9,672 9,578
Nondurable goods industries
- - - - - -




Factory Total Inventories
(Seasonally Adjusted, in millions $)
March 2018
adv.
Feb. 2018
adv.
Jan. 2018
adv.
Dec. 2017
adv.
Nov. 2017
adv.
Oct. 2017
adv.
All manufacturing industries
677,285 675,200 672,434 669,232 665,121 661,568
Excluding transportation
545,554 542,542 540,549 538,420 534,418 530,634
Excluding defense
649,914 647,830 645,118 641,770 637,845 633,736
With unfilled orders
334,737 334,313 332,764 331,054 330,016 328,842
Durable goods industries
411,489 410,828 408,819 406,833 405,341 404,249
Primary metals
35,003 34,731 34,487 34,141 34,394 34,022
Iron & steel mills
19,682 19,507 19,493 19,088 19,161 18,982
Aluminum & nonferrous metals
13,291 13,189 12,951 13,040 13,187 13,011
Ferrous metal foundries
2,030 2,035 2,043 2,013 2,046 2,029
Fabricated metal products
52,048 51,640 51,351 51,067 50,674 50,516
Machinery
70,980 70,582 70,329 70,356 69,756 69,561
Construction machinery
5,592 5,589 5,561 5,479 5,359 5,304
Mining, oil field, & gas field machinery
7,613 7,645 7,776 7,846 7,777 7,856
Industrial machinery
8,033 7,898 7,787 7,790 7,766 7,684
Photographic equipment
1,384 1,374 1,353 1,462 1,401 1,375
Ventilation, heating, air-conditioning, & refrigeration equipment
5,234 5,171 5,151 5,191 5,152 5,192
Metalworking machinery
5,959 5,986 6,043 5,969 5,951 5,902
Turbines, generators, & other power transmission equipment
10,616 10,409 10,276 10,248 9,988 9,946
Material handling equipment
5,419 5,495 5,520 5,306 5,438 5,266
Computers & electronic products
46,011 45,903 45,558 45,462 45,412 45,100
Computers
1,824 1,850 1,863 1,844 1,819 1,808
Nondefense communications equipment
4,053 4,029 4,028 4,012 4,023 3,990
Defense communications equipment
585 583 577 578 571 558
Semiconductors
- - - - - -
Electronic components
8,151 8,038 7,879 7,994 7,928 7,955
Nondefense search & navigation equipment
3,139 3,114 3,119 3,088 3,124 3,137
Defense search & navigation equipment
3,131 3,134 3,140 3,133 3,167 3,148
Electromedical, measuring, & control instruments
15,098 15,015 14,942 14,882 14,723 14,622
Electrical equipment, appliances, & components
18,483 18,347 18,290 18,128 17,941 17,784
Electric lighting equipment
2,267 2,266 2,249 2,247 2,236 2,209
Household appliances
2,559 2,555 2,568 2,520 2,496 2,454
Electrical equipment
5,134 5,064 5,032 4,895 4,951 4,926
Transportation equipment
131,731 132,658 131,885 130,812 130,703 130,934
Motor vehicle bodies, parts, & trailers
24,941 24,908 24,983 24,790 24,486 24,426
Nondefense aircraft & parts
67,296 68,233 67,765 66,900 67,438 67,084
Defense aircraft & parts
13,172 13,199 13,184 13,414 13,355 13,426
Ships & boats
3,208 3,284 3,251 3,051 3,193 3,451
Furniture & related products
8,103 8,072 8,070 7,973 7,880 7,886
Nondurable goods industries
265,796 264,372 263,615 262,399 259,780 257,319




Factory New Orders/ Shipment
(Seasonally Adjusted, in millions $)
March 2018
adv.
Feb. 2018
adv.
Jan. 2018
adv.
Dec. 2017
adv.
Nov. 2017
adv.
Oct. 2017
adv.
All manufacturing industries
1.01 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.99
Excluding transportation
0.99 0.99 0.99 0.98 0.99 0.99
Excluding defense
1.01 1.00 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.99
With unfilled orders
1.05 1.01 0.98 1.00 1.01 1.00
Durable goods industries
1.02 0.99 0.97 0.98 0.99 0.98
Primary metals
1.03 1.01 1.00 0.99 1.02 1.01
Iron & steel mills
1.05 1.03 1.02 1.02 1.02 1.01
Aluminum & nonferrous metals
1.01 0.99 0.99 0.95 1.01 0.99
Ferrous metal foundries
1.01 0.99 0.97 1.04 1.05 1.03
Fabricated metal products
1.02 1.01 1.02 0.99 1.01 1.02
Machinery
1.00 1.00 1.01 1.00 1.01 1.01
Construction machinery
1.03 1.05 0.97 0.97 1.01 1.09
Mining, oil field, & gas field machinery
1.05 0.98 0.94 0.94 0.94 1.06
Industrial machinery
1.03 1.00 1.02 0.96 0.94 1.01
Photographic equipment
1.01 0.97 0.94 0.94 0.96 0.97
Ventilation, heating, air-conditioning, & refrigeration equipment
0.99 1.05 1.03 1.01 1.02 1.01
Metalworking machinery
0.95 0.93 1.05 1.00 1.05 0.96
Turbines, generators, & other power transmission equipment
0.99 0.98 1.00 1.00 0.98 0.97
Material handling equipment
1.02 1.00 0.99 1.06 1.04 1.06
Computers & electronic products
0.86 0.84 0.85 0.86 0.86 0.86
Computers
1.15 1.03 1.01 1.14 1.03 1.05
Nondefense communications equipment
1.02 0.93 1.07 1.04 1.08 1.13
Defense communications equipment
0.95 1.03 0.98 1.08 1.06 1.16
Semiconductors
- - - - - -
Electronic components
1.02 1.02 1.04 1.01 1.02 1.02
Nondefense search & navigation equipment
1.05 1.05 0.95 0.97 1.00 1.08
Defense search & navigation equipment
1.04 0.94 0.90 0.98 0.97 0.98
Electromedical, measuring, & control instruments
0.99 1.01 1.01 1.00 1.01 1.01
Electrical equipment, appliances, & components
1.00 1.00 0.97 1.02 1.02 1.01
Electric lighting equipment
1.01 1.00 1.00 1.01 1.01 1.03
Household appliances
1.04 1.00 1.01 0.97 1.00 1.01
Electrical equipment
0.96 0.99 0.97 1.03 1.03 1.03
Transportation equipment
1.10 1.02 0.96 1.00 0.99 0.98
Motor vehicle bodies, parts, & trailers
1.01 1.01 1.00 0.99 1.00 1.00
Nondefense aircraft & parts
1.57 1.14 0.91 1.11 1.04 0.98
Defense aircraft & parts
0.81 0.83 0.65 0.89 0.89 0.77
Ships & boats
1.07 1.08 0.78 0.83 0.84 0.93
Furniture & related products
0.99 1.01 1.01 1.01 1.01 1.00
Nondurable goods industries
1.00 1.00 1.00 0.99 1.00 1.00


Source U.S. Census Bureau, Manufacturing and Construction Division
Picture Autor: (Wolfgang Meinhart) licence GNU.


     
       
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