Region Focus

Summer 2006

Short Fall

Commodity producers are expanding capacity to meet growing demand, but lags in supply are putting pressure on Fifth District manufacturers. Will this round of short-term pain spread to consumers?
By Charles Gerena


Related Links

Manufacturing Conditions Survey, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

Manufacturing Barometer, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Producer Price Index, Bureau of Labor Statistics

Contact Us

Richmond

Aaron Steelman
Publications Director
(804) 697-2658

subscriptions
Order Publications

Order single copies of or subscribe to Econ Focus (formerly Region Focus) and other publications from the Federal Reserve System.