U.S. Manufacturing Shipments Rise in March
Total manufactured durable goods shipments for all U.S. industries in March rose 0.4% from February to $502.8 billion. U.S. wood product manufacturing shipments were $9.4 billion, down 0.4% compared to February. March shipments of furniture and related products fell 1.1% from December to $6.7 billion.
New orders for all U.S. manufacturing in January were $507.7 billion, rising 1.6% from the month prior. Furniture and related product orders dropped 1.5% from February to $6.6 billion. See U.S. Census Bureau