The Manufacturers’ Shipments, Inventories, and Orders (M3) survey provides broad-based, monthly statistical data on economic conditions in the domestic manufacturing sector. The survey measures current industrial activity and provides an indication of future business trends.
October 2015 Advance Report released November 25, 2015 at 8:30 A.M. EST
September 2015 Full Report released November 3, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. EST
Benchmark Reports released May 14, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. EDT
Summary of Revisions and Survey Information Excel [2.58mb]
Annual Benchmark Data and Benchmark Procedures Excel [6.03mb]
Trading Day Diagnostics Excel [1.96mb]
Seasonal Summary Measures Excel [2.02mb]
The U.S. Census Bureau updated its Application Programming Interface (API) with monthly and quarterly economic indicators. The API allows developers to combine Census Bureau statistics with other data sets to create tools for research on a variety of topics.
To receive the latest updates on the Nation's key economic indicators, download the America's Economy app for Apple and Android smartphones and tablets.
Investigating Economic Indicator Webinar Series:To learn more about this data and the other indicators the U.S. Census Bureau publishes, join us for the Investigating Economic Indicators Webinar Series. For more information, visit Economic Indicator Webinars.
The upcoming release dates:
October Advance Report: November 25, 2015 8:30 a.m.
October Full Report: December 3, 2015 10:00 a.m.
2015-2016 Release Schedule: Excel [30kb]
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