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Manufacturers’ Shipments, Inventories, & Orders

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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.

Advance Report Highlights

July 2019 Advance Report released August 26, 2019 at 8:30 A.M. EDT

Full Report Highlights

July 2019 Full Report released September 5, 2019 at 10:00 A.M. EDT

Benchmark Reports Highlights

Benchmark Reports released May 17, 2018 at 10:00 A.M. EDT

Summary of Revisions and Survey Information  Excel  [2.50mb]

Annual Benchmark Data and Benchmark Procedures  Excel  [5.80mb]

Trading Day Diagnostics  Excel  [1.96mb]

Seasonal Summary Measures  Excel  [1.90mb]

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Manufacturers' Shipments, Inventories, and Orders | (301) 763-4832 Last Revised: August 29, 2019