Area manufacturing indicator plummets


The Sun — The San Bernardino-Riverside county area manufacturing economic indicator plunged to its lowest level since September 2009, according to a Cal State San Bernardino report released Monday.

The Sun (San Bernardino County)“Typically there is some decline in the purchasing managers’ index (PMI) in the last quarter of each year; however, such a precipitous decline is disturbing,” said Shel Bockman and Barbara Sirotnik, co-directors of the Institute of Applied Research at CSUSB.

The article was published Oct. 1, 2012, and also appeared in the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin.

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