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PMPA Business Trends March 2017

Apr 19, 2017

Manufacturing Optimism: Member Shipments Set New Record In March 2017

PMPA member shops participating in our March Business Trends Report reported Sales taking the March Sales Index to 138, an new record.

The old record,137, was achieved in March of 2015.  The March sales number was up 16 points from February; up 7 points over March 2016; and came in at almost 10 points (or 7.5%) over the five year average for March Sales Index.

Contact Information

  • Miles Free, Director of Industry Research & Technology
  • mfree@pmpa.org
  • 440.262.5327