Inland Empire Report on Business The Institute of Applied Research at CSU San Bernardino | 03-May-2010
According to Shel Bockman and Barbara Sirotnik (Co-Directors of the Institute of Applied Research), and Lori Aldana (Project Coordinator, Institute of Applied Research), "This month’s PMI (62.5) registered a significant increase over last month’s figure (52.2) continuing to stay above the baseline 50% mark for the sixth consecutive month. This indicates strong growth for both the local economy in general and for the manufacturing sector in particular."
"New Orders, one of the key indicators, registered a sharp increase this month when compared to last month, growing from 54.4 to 65.6. Production also showed a major increase over last month, shifting from 55.9 last month to 70.3 this month. [Read more...]
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