U.S. Manufacturing Shipments Up
Total seasonally adjusted shipments for all U.S. manufacturing industries in May increased 0.1% from April to $504.3 billion. U.S. wood product manufacturing shipments were $9.1 billion, unchanged from the month prior. May shipments of furniture and related products rose 0.9% from April to $6.8 billion.
New orders for all U.S. manufacturing in May were $493.6 billion, down 0.7% from the month prior. Furniture and related product orders rose 3.3% from April to $6.9 billion. See U.S. Census Bureau