Richmond Fed Manufacturing Shipments Index in the US fifth district including the District of Columbia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and most of West Virginia rose to 4 in November of 2021 from 1 in October. source: Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Richmond Fed Manufacturing Shipments in the United States averaged 4.02 points from 1993 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 37 points in March of 2004 and a record low of -64 points in April of 2020. This page includes a chart with historical data for the United States Richmond Fed Manufacturing Shipments. United States Richmond Fed Manufacturing Shipments Index - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2021.
United States Richmond Fed Manufacturing Shipments 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.