Finishing
Sub-Indices June May Change Direction Rate Trend
New Orders 57.6 59.2 -1.6 Growing Slower 6
Production 59.9 58.4 1.5 Growing Faster 6
Backlog 49.6 48.8 0.8 Contracting Slower 4
Employment 56.1 58.5 -2.4 Growing Slower 8
Exports 46.8 48.7 -1.9 Contracting Faster 30
Supplier Deliveries 59.9 57.0 2.9 Lengthening Faster 9
Material Prices 67.4 70.2 -2.8 Increasing Less 16
Prices Received 53.9 55.0 -1.1 Increasing Less 7
Future Business Expectations 74.6 75.2 -0.6 Improving Less 67
Finishing Business Index 55.0 55.1 -0.1 Growing Slower 6