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Paper industry Q1 net sales up 4.6%

The paper industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 4.6 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Foundries industry Q1 net sales up 5%

The foundries industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 5 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Nonmetallic mineral products industry Q1 net sales up 5%

The nonmetallic mineral products industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 5 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Wood products industry Q1 net sales up 15.5%

The wood products industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 15.5 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Nondurable manufacturing industry Q1 net sales up 5.9%

The nondurable manufacturing industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 5.9 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Food industry Q1 net sales up 2.6%

The food industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 2.6 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Electrical equipment, appliances and components industry Q1 net sales down 1.3%

The electrical equipment, appliances and components industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were down 1.3 percent from the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Primary metals industry Q1 net sales up 8.5%

The primary metals industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 8.5 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Basic chemicals, resins and synthetics industry Q1 net sales up 3.4%

The basic chemicals, resins and synthetics industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 3.4 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Wholesale trade industry Q1 net sales up 6.3%

The wholesale trade industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 6.3 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Aerospace products and parts industry Q1 net sales up 9.4%

The aerospace products and parts industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 9.4 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Clothing and general merchandise stores industry Q1 net sales up 3.9%

The clothing and general merchandise stores industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 3.9 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Furniture and related products industry Q1 net sales down 0.4%

The furniture and related products industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were down 0.4 percent from the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Durable manufacturing industry Q1 net sales up 5.5%

The durable manufacturing industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 5.5 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Machinery industry Q1 net sales up 10.2%

The machinery industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 10.2 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Textile mills and textile product mills industry Q1 net sales up 12.5%

The textile mills and textile product mills industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 12.5 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Computer and electronic products industry Q1 net sales up 4.8%

The computer and electronic products industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 4.8 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Wholesale trade, nondurable goods industry Q1 net sales up 4.6%

The wholesale trade, nondurable goods industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 4.6 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Food and beverage stores industry Q1 net sales up 0.7%

The food and beverage stores industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2018 were up 0.7 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Nationally, 4-year schools face borrower default rate of 8.95%

From Higher Education Tribune

At United Tribes Technical College, 41 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

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