Finishing
Sub-Indices June May Change Direction Rate Trend
New Orders 53.3 50.9 2.4 Growing Faster 2
Production 56.6 53.3 3.3 Growing Faster 6
Backlog 44.5 41.6 2.9 Contracting Slower 12
Employment 49.5 50.9 -1.4 Contracting From Growing 1
Exports 45.9 46.8 -0.9 Contracting Faster 6
Supplier Deliveries 52.2 52.9 -0.7 Lengthening Less 2
Material Prices 56.0 57.1 -1.1 Increasing Less 3
Prices Received 48.4 52.8 -4.4 Decreasing From Increasing 1
Future Business Expectations 70.9 71.6 -0.7 Improving Less 43
Finishing Business Index 50.3 49.4 0.9 Growing From Contracting 1