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Manufacturers' Shipments, Inventories, and Orders (M3 Survey)
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Current Date: Jun 27, 2016
Welcome to the Manufacturers' Shipments, Inventories, and Orders Survey (M3)

The Manufacturers' Shipments, Inventories, and Orders (M3) survey is currently the only survey which provides broad-based monthly statistical data on the economic conditions in the domestic manufacturing sector. It is designed to measure current industrial activity and to provide an indication of future production commitments.


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