United States Business Inventories  1992-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Manufacturers’ and trade inventories in the United States increased 0.3 percent month-over-month in February of 2017, following a 0.3 percent rise in January and matching market expectations. Inventories of motor vehicles and parts rose 1 percent, following a 2.5 percent jump in January. Excluding autos, which go into the calculation of GDP, inventories were unchanged for a second month. Inventories also rose at wholesalers (0.4 percent from -0.2 percent in January), retailers (0.3 percent from from 0.9 percent) and manufacturers (0.2 percent from 0.3 percent). In addition, business sales went up 0.2 percent. Business Inventories in the United States averaged 0.28 percent from 1992 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 1.40 percent in March of 2011 and a record low of -2.10 percent in December of 2008.

United States Business Inventories
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Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2017-02-15 03:00 PM Dec 0.4% 0.8% 0.4% 0.5%
2017-03-15 02:00 PM Jan 0.3% 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
2017-04-14 02:00 PM Feb 0.3% 0.3% 0.3% 0.4%
2017-05-12 02:00 PM Mar 0.3% 0.33%
2017-06-14 02:00 PM Apr 0.35%
2017-07-14 02:00 PM May 0.31%




United States Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 57.20 57.70 77.50 29.40 [+]
Services PMI 52.50 52.80 61.00 49.30 Index Points [+]
Non Manufacturing PMI 55.20 57.60 62.00 37.60 percent [+]
Manufacturing PMI 52.80 53.30 57.90 50.70 [+]
Composite Pmi 52.70 53.00 61.00 50.00 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 1.50 0.30 62.00 -33.70 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.50 0.10 16.60 -10.40 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 0.80 1.00 67.90 -39.40 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 76.10 75.70 89.40 66.70 percent [+]
Durable Goods Orders 0.70 2.30 23.00 -18.40 percent [+]
Durable Goods Orders Ex Defense 0.10 2.70 25.70 -19.20 percent [+]
Durable Goods Orders Ex Transportation -0.20 0.70 6.40 -11.40 percent [+]
Factory Orders Ex Transportation 0.40 0.50 4.60 -7.10 percent [+]
New Orders 476493.00 470202.00 565232.00 223500.00 USD Million [+]
Factory Orders 1.00 1.50 10.20 -9.70 percent [+]
Business Inventories 0.30 0.30 1.40 -2.10 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 49.60 7.10 117.20 -206.10 USD Billion [+]
Wholesale Inventories -0.10 0.40 2.10 -2.00 percent [+]
Bankruptcies 24114.00 24457.00 82446.00 19695.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 1611.40 1575.40 1703.60 14.40 USD Billion [+]
NFIB Business Optimism Index 104.70 105.30 107.70 80.10 Index Points [+]
NY Empire State Manufacturing Index 5.20 16.40 38.99 -34.30 Index Points [+]
Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index 22.00 32.80 58.50 -57.90 Index Points [+]
Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index 20.00 22.00 26.00 -43.00 Index Points [+]
Ism New York Index 56.50 51.30 88.80 23.40 percent [+]
Chicago Fed National Activity Index 0.08 0.27 2.72 -5.09 [+]
Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index 16.80 16.90 46.60 -59.50 Index Points [+]
Chicago Pmi 58.30 57.70 78.80 21.40 Index Points [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 16.62 17.58 21.77 9.05 Million [+]
Car Production 3.13 3.42 9.92 1.29 Million Units [+]
Car Registrations 502.25 441.40 1149.00 331.50 Thousand [+]
Crude Oil Stocks Change -3.64 -1.03 14.42 -15.22 BBL/1Million [+]
Natural Gas Stocks Change 74.00 54.00 147.00 -287.00 Billion cf [+]
Gasoline Stocks Change 3369.00 1542.00 11456.00 -8419.00 Thousand Barrels [+]
Leading Economic Index 181.81 181.47 181.81 70.21 Index Points [+]
Small Business Sentiment 51.67 49.03 59.12 48.35 [+]
Steel Production 6362.00 6874.00 11951.00 3799.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Mining Production 2.90 1.00 108.20 -28.80 percent [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.70 5.61 5.79 5.42 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 3.00 3.00 7.00 1.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 8.00 7.00 8.00 4.00 [+]
Corruption Index 74.00 76.00 78.00 71.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 18.00 16.00 24.00 14.00 [+]


United States Business Inventories Notes

Business Inventories in the United States measure the monthly percentage changes in inventories from manufacturers, retailers, and wholesalers. Inventories are a key component of gross domestic product. This page provides - United States Business Inventories - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United States Business Inventories - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.30 0.30 1.40 -2.10 1992 - 2017 percent Monthly
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