MAPI stats reflected upbeat tone about manufacturing

10/23/2013 | Shopfloor blog

While the federal government was shut down, companies had little new economic data to follow. Other indicators, such as those provided by MAPI, were able to provide some insight. Chad Moutray, chief economist of the National Association of Manufacturers, noted that the MAPI Business Outlook "tended to echo the more upbeat tone from other similar surveys, with an accelerated pace for new orders, exports, utilization and domestic investment."

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