Fix Your Memory Module
 
Home
News
Products
Shop
Memory
Corporate
Contact
 

News
Industry News
Publications
CST News
Help/Support
Member Area
Tester Brochure
Demo Library
Software
Tester FAQs

biology medicine news product technology definition

Thursday, April 26, 2018
Memory Industry News
Email ArticlePrinter Format PreviousNext

U.S. manufacturing continue to rise


Thursday, April 13, 2017

U.S. manufacturing technology orders increased more than expected in February, up 19.6 percent from January, while overall orders were up 1.7 percent year over year, according to the latest U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders (USMTO) report from The Association For Manufacturing Technology (AMT).

“We anticipated an increase in orders after a soft January, but we are surprised by the strength of the February numbers,” said Douglas K. Woods, president of AMT. “What’s even more encouraging is the pickup wasn’t a spike related to any specific industry or region, but rather was broad-based — from Northeast to West as well as everything from aerospace to consumer products. This activity reinforces our projections for a full recovery in manufacturing technology orders by the end of the second quarter.”

The February PMI registered 57.7 percent, an increase of 1.7 percentage points from the January reading of 56 percent, indicating growth in manufacturing for the sixth consecutive month, and is the highest reading since August 2014, when the PMI registered 57.9 percent.

While all regions reported growth, aerospace had the largest growth rate, more than doubling January’s total. There was also surprising strength reported in appliances, medical devices and off-road and highway equipment.

By: DocMemory
Copyright © 2017 CST, Inc. All Rights Reserved

Email ArticlePrinter Format PreviousNext
Latest Industry News
Micron to expand Taiwan fab.4/25/2018
SK Hynix warns on mobile chip prospect4/25/2018
Regardless of heavy investment, Chinese IC companies still way behind in valuations4/25/2018
IoT is now taking most of the 8" wafer capacity4/25/2018
China's integrated circuit industry grew 21 percent per year4/24/2018
Scientist claim successful integration of optical circuitry with microprocessor4/24/2018
Toshiba sales runs into road block with Chinese regulators might change its course4/24/2018
Toyota laid out plans to add V2V communications in its cars4/24/2018
Samsung expands production in Vietnam4/23/2018
Nexperia, now a Chinese company, managed to raise $800 million4/23/2018

CST Inc. Memory Tester DDR Tester
Copyright © 1994 - 2018 CST, Inc. All Rights Reserved