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Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index  
Released On 8/22/2017 10:00:00 AM For Aug, 2017
PriorConsensusConsensus Range
Level14 11 9  to 12 

Recent History Of This Indicator
Like other regional surveys, Richmond Fed's manufacturing index has been unusually strong, rising to 14 in July with forecasters calling for only a slight give back in August to 11. Back in March and April, this index posted its first back-to-back showings over 20 since 1994.

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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