The PMI is a composite index made up of New Orders (30%), Production (25%), Employment (20%), Inventories (15%),
Supplier Deliveries (10%), and is used only in the Manufacturing Report On Business®.
Prior to September 1, 2001, the acronym (PMI) stood for Purchasing Managers' Index. ISM now uses only the acronym, PMI.
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