U.S. Manufacturing Shipments Decrease in February
Total seasonally adjusted shipments for all U.S. manufacturing industries in February decreased 0.2% from January to $500.35 billion. U.S. wood product manufacturing shipments totaled $9.4 billion, down 0.4% from January. February shipments of furniture and related products decreased 0.9% to $6.9 billion.
New orders for all U.S. manufacturing were nearly unchanged from January at $497.4 billion. Furniture and related product orders fell 0.5% from the previous month to $6.9 billion. See U.S. Census Bureau