Press Release Summary:
NEMA’s Primary Industrial Controls index showed 2.5% decrease in second quarter of 2015 compared to previous quarter. Index was down 2.4% compared to same period 1 year ago. A broader measure of shipments, NEMA’s Primary Industrial Controls and Adjustable Speed Drives Index, posted 1% percent decrease in second quarter compared to first. By contrast, index saw a 4% year-over-year increase.
Original Press Release:
NEMA's Industrial Controls Indexes Decrease in Second Quarter of 2015
NEMA’s Primary Industrial Controls index showed a 2.5 percent decrease in the second quarter of 2015 compared to the previous quarter. The index was down 2.4 percent compared to the same period a year ago. A broader measure of shipments, NEMA’s Primary Industrial Controls and Adjustable Speed Drives Index, posted a one percent decrease in the second quarter compared to the first. By contrast, the index saw a four percent year-over-year increase.
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