Metalworking
Sub-Indices June May Change Direction Rate Trend
New Orders 54.3 57.1 -2.8 Growing Slower 9
Production 56.5 57.1 -0.6 Growing Slower 9
Backlog 47.5 49.5 -2.0 Contracting Faster 3
Employment 57.6 56.7 0.9 Growing Faster 9
Exports 49.6 48.3 1.3 Contracting Slower 3
Supplier Deliveries 55.9 54.5 1.4 Lengthening More 12
Material Prices 67.2 66.6 0.6 Increasing More 55
Prices Received 52.6 52.0 0.6 Increasing More 2
Future Business Expectations 72.5 73.3 -0.8 Improving Less 61
Metalworking Business Index 53.6 53.9 -0.3 Growing Slower 6