Respondents to the ISM Report on Business in non-manufacturing industries had some alignment to their counterparts in manufacturing last month — as the index dipped 1.6 percentage points, but still remained positive. Here’s the headline. Find the full report on the ISM website.
March Non-Manufacturing ISM Report On Businessâ
NMI™ at 54.4%
Business Activity Index at 56.5%
New Orders Index at 54.6%
Employment Index at 53.3%
(Tempe, Arizona) – Economic activity in the non-manufacturing sector grew in March for the 39th consecutive month, say the nation’s purchasing and supply executives in the latest Non-Manufacturing ISM Report On Business®.