WEBINAR: PMPA Illinois and Wisconsin Chapter’s Legislative Roundtable

 

If you missed our discussion of federal, state and local legislative and regulatory issues that affect the daily operations of PMPA members in the State of Illinois and Wisconsin by Omar Nashashibi, Founding Partner of The Franklin Partnership, PMPA’s Legislative Affairs then click the button below to see what you missed! 

 

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WEBINAR: Ohio Chapters Legislative Roundtable

 

If you missed our discussion of federal, state and local legislative and regulatory issues that affect the daily operations of PMPA members in the State of Ohio by John Guzik, Founding Partner of The Franklin Partnership, PMPA’s Legislative Affairs then click the button below to see what you missed! 

 

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PMPA March 2021 Business Trends Report

 

The PMPA March 2021 Business Trends Report showed an increase in Net Sales Indicator of 16.9 percent, to a new record high of 152. Interestingly, the hours of production scheduled increased just 0.6 hour or 1.4 percent.

64 percent of shops scheduled overtime in March. The Business Trends Sales Index outperformed  the Federal Reserve’s Total Industrial Production, and manufacturing production indicators for March. Quarter4 2020 to Quarter 1 2021 our Index rose 7.03% while the Fed reported Q4 2020 to Q1 2021 GDP to have increased 6.4% annualized.

The actual performance and forward looking sentiment of our responding shops continues to reinforce our positive outlook for business as long as we can obtain necessary raw materials and supplies.

 

 

PMPA BUSINESS TRENDS MARCH 2021