Tag: Factory orders

Industries, Manufacturing

US factory orders plunge 14.4% as economy grinds to halt

April 24, 2020

Via: ABC News

WASHINGTON — Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods plunged 14.4% in March, a worse-than-expected performance that underscored the severe impact the coronavirus pandemic is having on the U.S. economy The March follows a 1.1% gain in February, before […]

Industries, Manufacturing

German factory orders dropped sharply in February

April 4, 2019

Via: ABC News

German factory orders dropped sharply in February, erasing hopes of an industrial rebound in Europe’s largest economy as concerns over Brexit and international trade conflicts grow. The Federal Statistical Office reported Thursday industrial orders dropped 4.2 percent in February, following […]

Industries, Manufacturing

Factory orders rose more than expected

November 3, 2016

Via: Business Insider

Factory orders rose by 0.3% in September month-over-month, according to a report from the Commerce Department on Thursday. That was more than economists’ expectations of an uptick by 0.2%, according to the Bloomberg survey. August’s increase was revised up to […]