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Metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers report $14.4 billion in September sales

Sales by metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers in September 2019 were $14.4 billion.

Miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers report 5.6 percent increase in year-over-year November sales

Sales by miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers in November 2019 were $19.2 billion, an increase of 5.6 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Paper industry’s Q3 retained earnings up 8.9%

The paper industry’s retained earnings in the third quarter of 2019 was up 8.9 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers report 0.4 percent increase in year-over-year November sales

Sales by machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers in November 2019 were $39.8 billion, an increase of 0.4 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers report 10 percent increase in year-over-year September inventories

Inventories held by machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers in September were valued at $111.6 billion, an increase of 10 percent over the same period a year earlier.

Machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers report $39.7 billion in September sales

Sales by machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers in September 2019 were $39.7 billion.

One cosmetology esthetician/manicure salon license set to expire during Q4 of 2019 in Webster

One cosmetology esthetician/manicure salon license held by an organization from Webster is set to expire during the fourth quarter of 2019, according to data from the DSHS Professional Licensing and Certification Unit.

Construction started on Midwest US multi-family homes in October increases over previous month

The total number of multi-family homes started in October 2019 in the United States’ Midwest region was 32,700, compared to 24,400 for September, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Approximately 710,000 homes sold in the United States in October 2019

The estimated sales of new homes in the United States for the month of October was 710,000.

Hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies wholesalers report 1.6 percent increase in year-over-year November sales

Sales by hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies wholesalers in November 2019 were $12.7 billion, an increase of 1.6 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Construction permits authorized on Midwest US multi-family homes in October increase over previous month

The total number of multi-family homes approved for construction in October 2019 in the United States’ Midwest region was 43,200, compared to 30,600 for September, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Two cosmetology esthetician/manicure salon licenses set to expire during Q4 of 2019 in Arlington

Two cosmetology esthetician/manicure salon licenses held by organizations from Arlington are set to expire during the fourth quarter of 2019, according to data from the DSHS Professional Licensing and Certification Unit.

Iowa's non-farm payroll employees increase by 0.9% since September

Iowa reported the number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of October was 1,613,200, a 0.9 percent increase over last month.

Lumber and other construction materials wholesalers report 4.5 percent increase in year-over-year September inventories

Inventories held by lumber and other construction materials wholesalers in September were valued at $19.5 billion, an increase of 4.5 percent over the same period a year earlier.

Lumber and other construction materials wholesalers report $12.2 billion in September sales

Sales by lumber and other construction materials wholesalers in September 2019 were $12.2 billion.

Approximately 71,000 homes sold in the Midwest in October 2019

The estimated sales of new homes in the Midwest for the month of October was 71,000.

Apparel and leather products industry’s Q3 retained earnings up 4.6%

The apparel and leather products industry’s retained earnings in the third quarter of 2019 was up 4.6 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers report 2.9 percent increase in year-over-year November sales

Sales by household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers in November 2019 were $49.2 billion, an increase of 2.9 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Completed construction of Midwest US multi-family homes in October increases over previous month

The total number of multi-family homes completed in October 2019 in the United States’ Midwest region was 21,300, compared to 20,000 for September, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Textile mills and textile product mills industry’s Q3 retained earnings up 14.4%

The textile mills and textile product mills industry’s retained earnings in the third quarter of 2019 was up 14.4 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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