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Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index  
Released On 3/28/2017 10:00:00 AM For Mar, 2017
PriorConsensusConsensus Range
Level17 15.0 15.0  to 15.0 

Recent History Of This Indicator
The Richmond Fed's manufacturing index has, like other regional Fed surveys, been signaling significant strength. New orders and backlogs were very strong in the February report and are expected to underpin strength in March. In a rare sweep, all 5 forecasters for this index are calling for steady and solid strength at 15.0.

Definition
This survey tracks business conditions in the Richmond Fed's manufacturing sector. The headline index is a composite of the new orders, shipments, and employment indexes.

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2017 Release Schedule
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