Manufacturing Employment rises again in May.
Press Release Summary:
June 8, 2010 - For first time in 4 years, manufacturing employment increased for fifth consecutive month. Employment report showed 29,000 gain accounted for 71% of private sector employment gains. Mirroring prior 3 months, gains in fabricated metals and machinery accounted for majority of said increase, likely driven by factors such as recent upturn in construction-related activity as well as exports. Support from construction sector is expected to be moderate later in summer.
Original Press Release
Manufacturing Employment Up Again in May
Press release date: June 4, 2010