U.S. Manufacturing Shipments Decrease
Total seasonally adjusted shipments for all U.S. manufacturing industries in February rose 0.4% from January to $506 billion. Wood product manufacturing shipments were $9.1 billion, even with the month prior. February shipments of furniture and related products fell 0.5% from January to $6.6 billion.
New orders for all U.S. manufacturing in February were $497.5 billion, falling 0.5% from the month prior. Furniture and related product orders decreased 1.9% from January to $6.6 billion. See U.S. Census Bureau