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Title:
Current industrial reports
Portion of title:
Manufacturers' shipments, inventories, and orders
Physical Description:
v. : ; 28-29 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Bureau of the Census. -- Manufacturers' Shipments, Inventories, and Orders Branch
United States -- Bureau of the Census
Publisher:
U.S. Dept. of Commerce, the Bureau of the Census :
For sale by the Subscriber Services Section (Publications), Bureau of the Census
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
November 1963
Publication Date:
Frequency:
monthly, with annual summary[1976-]
monthly[ former 1963-1975]
monthly
normalized irregular

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Manufacturing industries -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
Inventories -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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statistics   ( marcgt )

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Additional Physical Form:
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Additional Physical Form:
Some monthly issues also available via Internet from the Census Bureau website as: Highlights from the preliminary report on manufacturers' shipments, inventories, and orders. Address as of 12/17/03: http://www.census.gov/indicator/www/m3/prel/priorrel.htm; current access available via PURL.
Additional Physical Form:
Some annual summaries also available via Internet from the Census Bureau website. Address as of 12/8/2005: http://www.census.gov/prod/www/abs/m3-1.html; current access available via PURL.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
Oct. 1963-
Numbering Peculiarities:
Some annual summaries issued in revised editions.
Numbering Peculiarities:
Each annual summary cumulates previous issues for a period of prior years, i.e., annual summaries for <1976>-197 cumulate from 1958.
Issuing Body:
Prepared by: Bureau of the Census, Industry Division, Manufactures' Shipments, Inventories, and Orders Branch, 1963-1964; issued by: U.S. Department of Commerce, Economics and Statistics Administration, Bureau of the Census, <2000->
General Note:
Title from cover.
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Some issues not distributed to depository libraries in a tangible format.
General Note:
Paper copy no longer sold by Supt. of Docs., U.S.G.P.O.
General Note:
Latest issue consulted: July 2002.

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University of Florida
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Resource Identifier:
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Preceded by:
Industry survey
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Manufacturers' shipments, inventories, and orders

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CURRENT


INDUSTRIAL


REPORTS


Manufacturers'


Shipments,


FORMERLY


INDUST


Inventories,

*RY SURVEY .


and


Orders


09REF.tEASE: January 2, 1964 4


NOVEMBER 1963


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Effective with the October 1965 report, the Bureau of the Census is is
on Manufacturers' Shipments, Inventories, and Orders which was previous


ig te monthly i por
hpubl a4- 0>/i


Office of Business Economics under the title "Industry Survey." The dat thB new ser s
arebased on an. extensive modification of the monthly Industry Survey progr .e
Explanation of the major changes made in the survey, as well as revised data for prior periods,
are presented in a comprehensive report, "Manufacturers' Shipments, Inventories, and Orders:


1947-1963 Revised." This comprehensive report may be purchased for $1.00 per copy from the
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402.


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Manufacturers' shipments, new and unfilled orders showed little change from October to November after seasonal
Ipfihaen, the U.S. Department of Commerce announced today. The November backlog of unfilled orders remained at
t/Obto'ber level of $50.1 billion, seasonally adjusted. Inventories, seasonally adjusted, increased less than 1
j''an October, with most of the rise occurring in the nondurable goods industries.
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s by durable godds manufacturers declined about 1 percent in November from October, after s
portation and fabricated metal industry groups.'


erey season
Billion.
ur able industry


lly adjusted shipments of nondurable goods increased 1 percent from October to a November level
Shipments of the foods and related products, textiles, and leather industries were among the
groups which increased during the month.


In terms of market categories, "consumer staples" and "other materials and supplies and intermediate prod-
fts,'t showed small increases of 2 and 1 percent, respectively, while shipments of other market groups declined
ghNew orders booked by the dable goods manufactures amounted to $18.1 billion in November, after seasonal
. New orders "bookeed "by the durable goods manufacturers amounted to $18.1 'billion in November, after seasonal


adjustment, down 3 percent from October. Decreases occurred in almost all durable
electrical machinery and miscellaneous durable goods industries showing increases.


goods industries, with only the


The backlog, of unfilled orders held by durable goods manufacturers amounted to $47.1 billion, after seasonal
ajustment, down only about a $lp0 million from the October level.
Manufacturers' inventory book values at the ei of November amounted to $59.7 billion, after seasonal adjust-
mernt, up $400 million from October. Virtually all of this increase was accounted for by the nondurable goods
"idustries.




Prepared by Bureau of the Census, Industry Division, Manufacturers' Shipments, Inventories, and Orders Branch
r sale by t riSuperintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402. Annual subscription $1.00; 35 cents
ad itonn1i fporeigp mailing. Single copies available from the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Washington, D.C. 20233,
at:10 cents ech.


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Table 1.--VALUE OF MANUFACTURERS' SHIPMENTS, INVENTORIES, AND ORDERS, BE INDIETRY GROUP:


(Millions


of dollars)


Without seasonal Without seasonal
Seasonally adjusted adjustment Seasonally adjusted adjustment
^^- -adjustment ^ jadjustmaent
Industry group
Nov. Oct. Sept. Nov. Oct. Nov. Nov. Oct. Sept. Nov. Oct. Nov.
1965P 1965r 1965 1963P 1965r 1962 1965P 1963r 1965 1965P 1963r 1962


An. ~nufacturing


Durable gi
Stone,
Primary


oods industries


industries,

, total....


and glass products..


total...

o* .@ .


metals,


Blast furnaces,
All other primary


Fabricated
Metal ca
Machinery,


steel mills.............
y metals................


metal products,


barrels


except


Engines and tu
Farm machinery
Construction,
handling equi
Metalworking m


and drums..........


electrical,


rbines....................
and -equipment............


mining,


and material


pment. ....................
achinery..................


General industrial machinery.......


Electrical machinery,


Electrical tra
equipment and
Household apple
and TV.......
Communication
Transportation e
Motor vehicles


Aircraft
Instruments


nsmiss
indus
lances


total............
ion and distribution
trial apparatus.....


including


equipment.................
equipment, total...........
and parts.. ...............


and parts......................


and related


All other durable goods in

Nondurable goods industries,
Food and kindred products,
Meat products...........


Tobacco
Textile
Paper a


products.......


dustries.....

total.......
total.......


products.........
mill products....


nd allied


Pulp, paper,


Chemicals and
Industrial

Petroleum and


Rubber


products,
t c... .


allied pr
chemicals,


total..........
.... a....... .


oducts,
except


total....
pigments.


coal products.............


and plastics


All other nondurable




All manufacturing


Duxable g
Primary


oods industries,


metals,


Blast furnaces,


Fabricated
Machinery,


product
goods


s, n.e.c.....
industries...


industries


total...


,otal..........
steel mills...


..........
. .. ..


metal products.......


Engines and t
Construction,
handling....
Metalworking


General
Electrical
Electric


except


electrical,


total....


urbines.................


mining,


industrial


and material


machinery-...........


machinery, tot
l transmission


equipment and industrial


and distribution
1 apparatus.....


Household appliances, including


and TV.................................


Communication e
Transportation eq
Aircraft and pa
All other durable


Nondurable g
Tmaina+reanc


quipment.................
uipment, total...........
rts...... ...............


goods

dustrie


industries........

s, total..........


.~+h infMlloR rn'Anre


Shipments


55,162

18,348
969
2,912
1,511
1,401
1,900
210
2,6135
161
257

468
175
198
2,392

522

545
574
4,982
3,225
1,3953
596
1,984

16,814
6,0oo8
1,428
3735
1,4355
1,354
606
2,604
858

1,418
2,659
2,85 3


36,~1


2,165

17,641
6,184
1,592
385
1,501
1,427
572
2,674
853

1,442
856
5,174


34,168

17,456
964
2,716
1,398
1,5318
1,858
166
2,268
152
166

574
181
190
2,402

472

581
571


Total


59,727

t5,660
1,5:14
5,896
3,535:
2,361
3,929
6418
6,796


59,522


3,915
4Il
6,800
451
643

1,171
670
488
5,043

1,175

1,116
1,316
7,256
2,669
5,789
1,454
5,757

25,741
6,057
605O
2,317
2,800
1,757


inventories


59,087

35,556
1,551


New orders Unfilled orders


5,423

16,747
i, inr


17,192
h, ko


56,660
18,942


I ft )~C1! a


. s tri a a e


UrI> I


1,188
874
481
7,062

1,555

385
3,455
19,998
15,199
5,284
4
2,912
Q 01o


u, 120
1,328

1,100
959
477
7,065

1,572

407
3,409
20,004
15,125
4,990

5,024
T~'Y-ro


59,026

35,300
1n54
c; nsn


25,726
6,397
. 588


49,9ora


419
3,495
20,066
15,279
5,120
2,9Q5
0 OfP


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clay,


ns


radio


p


total


radio


oods


in


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Table 2.--VALUE OF MANUFACTURERS' SHIPMENTS, INVENTORIES, AND ORDERS, FOR 1ARKET CATEGORIES AND SUPPLEMENTAR SERIES:

(Millions of dollars)


NOV~5EER


uLt _,, u~r- .J r.-- :,r,]3r5 adjusted for trading-day and calendar month


T ii


:.f i E- : supplementary


series


variation;


unfilled


orders


and inventories


as of end of month.


are as follows:


a S t &


- Ejousehold furniture; kitchen


ophthalmic


goods,


watches, a


articles
nd clocks


and pottery; cutlery, handtools, hardware, household appliances;


and miscellaneous personal


goods.


t:-i' rwie r


r :*a 'iCt S


Communication equipment, complete aircraft, aircraft parts, and ordnance.


j,, j rent industries


- machinery except electrical (excluding farm machinery and equipment and machine shops),


electric machinery (excluding household appliances, communication equipment and electronic components),


ship building and repairing, and railroad and


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Table 3.--RATIO OF MANUFACTURERS' INVENTORIES TO SHIPMENTS AND UNFILLED ORDERS TO SHIPMENTS,


BY INDUSTRY GROUP:


NO VflIB ER


(Based on


seasonally


adjusted data)


Inventories shipments ratio Unfilled orders shipments ratio'
(months' backlog)
Industry group .--
Nov. Oct. Sept. Nov. Nov. Oct. Sept. Oct.
1963p 1'r 1963 1962 1965P 1963r 1963 1962

All manufacturing industries, total............ 1.70 1.68 1.70 1.71 2.44 2.43 2.47 2.25
Durable goods industries, total...................... 1.94 1.91 1.98 2.00 2.95 2.90 2.97 2.89
Stone, clay, and glass products.................... 1.59 1.54 1.65 1.55 1.21 1.14 1.25 1.13
Primary metals..................................... 2.02 2 .02 2.15 2.14 1.35 1.3355 1.39 1.44
Fabricated metals.................................. 2.07 2.01 2.10 2.05 2.42 2.57 2.47 2.40
Machinery, except electrical....................... 2.60 2.60 2.59 2.75 2.63 2.65 2.60 2.70
Electrical machinery............................... 2.12 2.11 2.11 2.15 2.96 2.96 2.98 5.06
Transportation equipment........................... 1.45 1.41 1.51 1.52 6.54 6.31 6.41 6.02
Instruments and related products................... 2.44 2.47 2.51 2.45 2.535 2.38 2.47 2.40

Nondurable goods industries, total................... 1.45 1.45 1.41 1.42 0.69 0.68 0.66 0.52
Food and kindred products.......................... 1.01 1.05 1.01 1.05 ... .. ...
Tobacco products.........................a........ 6.28 6.05 6.20 6.46 ... ... ... ...
Textile mill products.............................. 1.98 2.05 1.90 2.07 1.17 1.08 1.o4 1.15
Paper and allied products.......................... 1.31 1.28 1.25 1.26 .54 0.51 0.50 0.46
Chemicals and allied products...................... 1.45 1.45 1.44 1.45 ........
Petroleum and coal products........................ 1.27 1.25 1.26 1.22 ...........
Rubber and plastics products, n.e.c................ 1.52 1.46 1.50 1.51 ............
PPreliminary. "Revised. Excludes the following industries with no unfilled order backlogs: Wooden containers, glass containers,
metal cans, barrels, and drums; motor vehicle assembly operations; foods and related products; tobacco; apparel and related products;
chemicals; petroleum and coal products; and rubber and plastics products, n.e.c.



Table 4.--VALUE OF MANUFACTURERS' INVENTORIES, BY STAGE OF FABRICATION, BY INDUSTRY GROUP: NOVEMBER 1963

(Millions of dollars)
Without seasonal Without seasonal
Seasonally adjusted adjustment Seasonally adjusted adjustment
Industry group
Nov. Oct. Sept. Nov. Oct. Nov. Nov. Oct. Sept. Nov. Oct. Nov.
19635 1963r 1965 196P 1963r 1962 19653 19653r 1965 1963P 1963r 1962
Total Raw materials

All manufacturing industries, total..... 59,727 59,522 59,087 59,398 59,026 57,292 20,675 20,722 20,577 20,702 20,712 20,417
Durable goods industries, total............... 35,660 35,581 355,556 55,520 355,500 53,896 10,881 10,878 10,917 10,955 11,013 10,650

Stone, clay, and glass products............. 1,559 1,517 1,551 1,486 1,454 1,450 499 492 501 504 494 507
Primary metals.............................. 5,896 5,861 5,849 5,972 5,909 5,957 2,251 2,251 2,252 2,590 2,389 2,515
Machinery (electrical and nonelectrical).... 11,865 11,843 11,760 11,659 11,636 1,142 5,000 2,954 5,001 2,934 2,926 2,910
Transportation equipment.................... 7,212 7,256 7,578 7,298 7,324 6,844 1,971 1,989 2,012 2,004 2,057 1,776
All other durable goods industries.......... 9,148 9,104 8,998 8,925 8,977 8,505 3,160 3,192 5,171 5,121 5,107 2,942

Nondurable goods industries, total............ 24,067 25,741 25,551 24,078 25,726 23,396 9,794 9,844 9,660 9,749 9,699 9,767
Chemicals and allied products............... 3,769 3,7354 3,722 3,710 3,665 3,524 1,317 1,317 1,315 1,317 1,513 1,279
Petroleum and coal products................. 1,798 1,788 1,830 1,851 1,846 1,822 347 569 586 542 559 377
Rubber and plastics products, n.e.c......... 1,159 1,159 1,155 1,142 j1,142 1,095 349 367 375 559 362 341
All other nondurable goods industries....... 17,541 17,060 16,844 17,595 17,075 16,957 7,781 7,801 7,584 7,751 7,665 7,774

Work in process Finished goods

All manufacturing industries, total..... 18,079 17,985 17,926 17,982 17,900 17,509 20,975 20,617 20,584 20,714 20,414 19,566
Durable goods industries, total............... 14,625 14,639 14,579 14,568 14,587 14,055 10,156 10,064 10,040 9,799 9,700 9,193

Stone, clay, and glass products............. 190 182 186 172 168 187 850 845 864 810 792 756
Primary metals.............................. 1,882 1,845 1,852 1,865 1,819 1,778 1,765 1,765 1,765 1,719 1,701 1,664
Machinery (electrical and nonelectrical).... 5,225 5,288 5,172 5,174 5,218 4,985 3,640 5,601 3,587 3,531 5,492 3,247
Transportation equipment.................... 4,361 4,586 4,468 4,416 4,413 4,2953 880 881 898 878 874 815
All other durable goods industries.......... 2,965 2,958 2,901 2,943 2,969 2,850 5,025 2,974 2,926 2,861 2,841 2,711
Nondurable goods industries, total............ 3,456 3,344 3,547 3,414 3,313 3,256 10,817 10,555 10,544 10,915 10,714 10,575
Chemicals and allied products............... 543 541 556 559 540 499 1,909 1,876 1,871 1,854 1,812 1,746
Petroleum and coal products................. 596 371 581 589 374 364 1,055 1,058 1,063 1,100 1,113 1,085
Rubber and plastics products, n.e.c......... 180 178 177 185 178 175 650 614 605 620 612 577




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CURRENT


INDUSTRIAL


REPORTS


manufacturers'


Shipments,


Inventories,


and


Orders


FORMERLY


INDUSTRY


SURVEY


FOR RELEASE: January 6, 1964 SERIES: M-1(65)-2
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CHANG


SHEET


NOVEMBER 19653


The following


turers


Shipments,


Supplementary Serie


change


Inventories,
s: November


has been made
and Orders,
1963.


to Table


.--Value


of Ianufac-


AIrket Categories


As As
published revised
(Millions of dollars)

machinery and equipment industries:
September 1965 Seasonally adjusted........... 8,55337 8,343
November 19653 Without seasonal adjustment.... 657 8,337