U.S. Manufacturing Shipments Decrease in January
Total seasonally adjusted shipments for all U.S. manufacturing industries in January decreased 0.5% from December 2019 to $501.8 billion. U.S. wood product manufacturing shipments totaled $9.43 billion, up 0.9% from December. January shipments of furniture and related products increased 2.3% to $7.0 billion.
New orders for all U.S. manufacturing dipped 0.5% from December to $497.9 billion. Furniture and related product orders fell 1.4% from the previous month to $7.0 billion. See U.S. Census Bureau