Saturday , February 24 2024


IE manufacturing slows a little, but is still healthy

Manufacturing in Inland Empire

Inland Empire manufacturing continued to expand in July, continuing a trend of steady growth ongoing for nearly one year. The region’s purchasing managers index was 60.7 last month, according to data released today by the Institute of Applied Research and Policy Analysis at Cal State San Bernardino. That was the …

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Inland manufacturing continues to grow

Money Growth Chart

Inland Empire manufacturing grew for the 10th consecutive month in June, continuing a trend that dates to the worst days of the pandemic. The region’s purchasing managers index last month was 67.3, up 4.9 points from May and well above the 50 benchmark that determines growth or decline, according to …

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IE adds 134,000 non-farm jobs in May

The Inland Empire recorded a 7.2 percent unemployment rate in May, down slightly from April and well below the 14.9 percent predicted one year ago. Riverside County’s unemployment rate was 7.2 percent, San Bernardino County’s 7.3 percent, according to data released last week by the California Employment Development Department. One …

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California economy reopens

California’s economy officially reopened Tuesday, the result of increased vaccinations leading to a drop in COVID-19 cases. Fully vaccinated individuals no longer need to wear face coverings in most indoor and outdoor settings, but everyone must continue wearing a mask on airplanes, buses, trains, and at airports and transportation stations …

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