Finishing
Sub-Indices November October Change Direction Rate Trend
New Orders 45.3 56.2 -10.9 Contracting From Growing 1
Production 50.5 57.1 -6.6 Growing Slower 11
Backlog 43.9 48.6 -4.7 Contracting Faster 5
Employment 51.9 53.9 -2.0 Growing Slower 7
Exports 47.3 48.5 -1.2 Contracting Faster 5
Supplier Deliveries 52.3 54.0 -1.7 Lengthening Less 36
Material Prices 60.8 65.3 -4.5 Increasing Less 36
Prices Received 51.0 53.6 -2.6 Increasing Less 2
Future Business Expectations 72.4 72.8 -0.4 Improving Less 36
Finishing Business Index 48.5 53.0 -4.5 Contracting From Growing 1