Tuesday, June 1, 2010

ISM Manufacturing Shows Continued Rebound

ISM details what respondents are saying:

  • "Tight supply conditions exist for electronic components." (Computer & Electronic Products)
  • "No signs of the ramp-up abating anytime soon." (Machinery)
  • "Volatility of steel and steel-making components is forcing us to raise prices on our shipped goods to automotive customers." (Fabricated Metal Products)
  • "Aftermarket sales increased 25 percent during the past quarter." (Transportation Equipment)
  • "Sales exceeded budget for the fourth consecutive month." (Food, Beverage & Tobacco Products)

Source: ISM