Finishing
Sub-Indices June May Change Direction Rate Trend
New Orders 54.8 56.3 -1.5 Growing Slower 6
Production 57.0 60.0 -3.0 Growing Slower 6
Backlog 50.0 48.4 1.6 Flat From Contracting 1
Employment 59.2 56.0 3.2 Growing Faster 2
Exports 53.5 52.0 1.5 Growing Faster 2
Supplier Deliveries 55.9 50.9 5.0 Lengthening More 31
Material Prices 70.4 67.2 3.2 Increasing More 31
Prices Received 53.4 50.0 3.4 Increasing From Flat 1
Future Business Expectations 75.7 74.4 1.3 Improving More 31
Finishing Business Index 55.1 53.9 1.2 Growing Faster 6