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.
August 2015 Advance Report released September 24, 2015 at 8:30 A.M. EDT
August 2015 Full Report released October 2, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. EDT
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:
September Advance Report: October 27, 2015 8:30 a.m.
September Full Report: November 3, 2015 10:00 a.m.
2014-2015 Release Schedule: Excel [30kb]
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