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Multifactor productivity in manufacturing down 3.2% in 2016, largest decline in series

05/16/2018

In 2016 manufacturing multifactor productivity decreased 3.2 percent,with durable manufacturing decreasing 2.2 percent and nondurable manufacturing decreasing 3.6 percent. The multifactor productivity manufacturing decline was the largest of the series.
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Multifactor productivity increases 0.9% in 2017, following a 0.6% decrease in 2016

03/21/2018

In 2017 multifactor productivity increased 0.9 percent in the private nonfarm business sector and 0.8 percent in the private business sector. In both sectors, the increase in multifactor productivity followed decreases in 2016.
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Multifactor productivity rose in 37 of 86 studied manufacturing industries in 2016

06/28/2018

Multifactor productivity rose in 37 of the 86 4-digit NAICS manufacturing industries in 2016, up from 21 industries in 2015. Among transportation industries, multifactor productivity increased in air transportation and decreased in line-haul railroads.
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