Medical
Sub-Indices July June Change Direction Rate Trend
New Orders 62.0 30.0 32.0 Growing From Contracting 1
Production 77.0 20.0 57.0 Growing From Contracting 1
Backlog 47.0 40.0 7.0 Contracting Slower 11
Employment 52.0 56.7 -4.7 Growing Slower 7
Exports 33.0 50.0 -17.0 Contracting From Flat 1
Supplier Deliveries 60.0 63.3 -3.3 Lengthening Slower 2
Material Prices 58.0 60.0 -2.0 Increasing Less 4
Prices Received 48.0 43.3 4.7 Decreasing Less 2
Future Business Expectations 87.0 56.7 30.3 Improving More 12
Medical Business Index 55.2 43.3 11.9 Growing From Contracting 1