U.S. Manufacturing Shipments Up in December
Seasonally adjusted shipments for all U.S. manufacturing industries in December 2020 rose 1.7% from November to $501.82 billion. Wood product shipments grew 1.8% from November to $10.48 billion. December shipments of furniture and related products increased 0.6% to $6.62 billion.
New orders for all U.S. manufacturing increased for the seventh straight month, up 1.1% from November to $493.55 billion. Furniture and related product orders in December were down 0.3% from the previous month to $6.63 billion. See U.S. Census Bureau