NEMA’s Electroindustry Business Conditions Index (EBCI) for
current conditions in North America slipped in November, falling from 56.3 in
October to 53.1, but showed signs of improvement in the business environment by
remaining above the 50-point mark. In contrast, confidence in future business
conditions increased in November. The EBCI for North American conditions six
months hence inched upward to 81.3 from 71.9 in October.
Click here for the complete November 2013 report.
Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) represents nearly 350 electrical
equipment and medical imaging manufacturers that make safe, reliable, and efficient products
and systems. Our combined industries
account for 360,000 American jobs in more than 7,000 facilities covering every
state. Our industry produces $106 billion shipments of electrical equipment and
medical imaging technologies per year with $36 billion exports.