United States Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index  1993-2018 | Data | Chart

The Manufacturing Activity Index in the US fifth district including the District of Columbia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and most of West Virginia fell to 15 in March of 2018 from 28 in February of 2018 which was the second highest value on record. Figures came below market expectations of 23 amid declines in shipments (15 from 31); new orders (17 from 27); backlogs of orders (10 from 18); finished goods inventories (5 from 17); number of employees (11 from 25); and average workweek (12 from 28). Also, prices paid accelerated (2.39 from 1.89) while received eased slightly (1.54 from 1.57). Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index in the United States averaged 2.37 Index Points from 1993 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 30 Index Points in November of 2017 and a record low of -44 Index Points in February of 2009.

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United States Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 59.30 60.80 77.50 29.40 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 56.50 55.60 57.90 50.70 [+]
Services PMI 54.40 54.00 61.00 49.30 Index Points [+]
Non Manufacturing PMI 58.80 59.50 62.00 37.60 [+]
Composite Pmi 54.80 54.20 61.00 50.00 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 4.30 4.40 62.00 -33.70 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.50 1.00 16.60 -10.40 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 3.00 2.50 67.90 -39.40 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 78.02 77.73 89.39 66.71 percent [+]
Durable Goods Orders 3.10 -3.50 22.10 -17.90 percent [+]
Durable Goods Orders Ex Defense 2.50 -2.50 24.80 -18.60 percent [+]
Durable Goods Orders Ex Transportation 1.20 -0.20 7.50 -6.80 percent [+]
Factory Orders Ex Transportation 0.10 0.40 4.60 -7.30 percent [+]
New Orders 497984.00 491686.00 565232.00 223500.00 USD Million [+]
Factory Orders 1.20 -1.30 10.20 -9.40 percent [+]
Business Inventories 0.60 0.60 1.30 -2.00 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 15.56 38.51 132.20 -206.10 USD Billion [+]
Wholesale Inventories 1.00 0.90 2.10 -2.00 percent [+]
Bankruptcies 23157.00 23109.00 82446.00 19695.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 1767.00 1738.20 1767.00 14.40 USD Billion [+]
NFIB Business Optimism Index 104.70 107.60 107.70 80.10 Index Points [+]
Ism New York Index 54.00 54.50 88.80 23.40 percent [+]
Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index 23.20 22.30 58.50 -57.90 Index Points [+]
NY Empire State Manufacturing Index 15.80 22.50 39.00 -35.10 Index Points [+]
Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index 15.00 28.00 30.00 -44.00 Index Points [+]
Chicago Fed National Activity Index 0.10 0.98 2.76 -5.15 [+]
Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index 21.40 37.20 46.60 -59.50 Index Points [+]
Chicago Pmi 57.40 61.90 81.00 20.70 Index Points [+]
Car Production 3.19 3.17 9.92 1.29 Million Units [+]
Car Registrations 431.32 413.33 1149.00 331.50 Thousand [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 17.48 17.08 21.77 9.05 Million [+]
Crude Oil Stocks Change -1.07 3.31 14.42 -15.22 BBL/1Million [+]
Natural Gas Stocks Change -36.00 -19.00 147.00 -359.00 Billion cf [+]
Gasoline Stocks Change -2968.00 458.00 11456.00 -8428.00 Thousand Barrels [+]
Leading Economic Index 122.34 122.04 184.16 70.21 Index Points [+]
Internet Speed 18747.58 17235.62 18747.58 3609.31 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 128949703.00 127873899.00 146874246.00 89399946.00 IP [+]
API Crude Oil Stock Change -1.05 1.76 14.30 -12.40 BBL/1Million [+]
Crude Oil Rigs 820.00 815.00 1609.00 98.00 [+]
Corruption Index 75.00 74.00 78.00 71.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 16.00 18.00 24.00 14.00 [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.85 5.70 5.85 5.42 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 2.00 3.00 7.00 1.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 6.00 8.00 8.00 4.00 [+]
Steel Production 6446.00 6822.00 11951.00 3799.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Mining Production 10.80 10.00 108.20 -28.80 percent [+]


United States Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index

The Richmond Manufacturing Index measures the conditions of the manufacturing sector for the District of Columbia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and most of West Virginia. The index is derived from a survey of 190 manufacturing plants and based on three individual index with the following weights: Shipments (33 percent), New Orders (40 percent) and Employment (27 percent). The index can range between +100 and -100; a reading above zero indicates expansion, while below zero suggests a contraction. This page provides - United States Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United States Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
15.00 28.00 30.00 -44.00 1993 - 2018 Index Points Monthly
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