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Income taxes make up 16% of total state, local levies in Arizona, study finds

State income tax revenues in Arizona represent 16 percent of its total state and local levies, according to a new study by the Tax Foundation.

Lumber and other construction materials wholesalers report 0.8 percent decrease in May inventories

Inventories held by lumber and other construction materials wholesalers in May were valued at $19.1 billion, a decrease of 0.8 percent from the revised April 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers report 2 percent increase in May inventories

Inventories held by professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers in May were valued at $54.6 billion, an increase of 2 percent from the revised April 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

U.S. natural gas distribution services report $26.9 billion in revenue for Q1 2019

Revenue for natural gas distribution services across the U.S. was $26.9 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019.

Farm product raw materials wholesalers report 7.3 percent decrease in year-over-year May inventories

Inventories held by farm product raw materials wholesalers in May were valued at $25.1 billion, a decrease of 7.3 percent from the same period a year earlier.

U.S. motion picture and sound recording industry services report 1.6% decrease in revenue from Q4 2018 to Q1 2019

Revenue for motion picture and sound recording industries across the U.S. was $27.2 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019, a 1.6 percent decrease from the previous quarter.

Inventories in consumer goods industry climb 0.2 percent in April

Inventories for businesses in the consumer goods industry increase $315 million, or 0.2 percent, to $204 billion in April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Inventories in consumer durable goods industry climb 0.9 percent in April

Inventories for businesses in the consumer durable goods industry increase $284 million, or 0.9 percent, to $31.5 billion in April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Motion picture and sound recording industries' Q1 income down 97.9%

The motion picture and sound recording industries' after-tax income in the first quarter of 2019 was down 97.9 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Arizona scores 70.8 out of 100 in litigation climate survey

Arizona earned a score of 70.8 out of 100 in a new ranking of state litigation climates released Wednesday by the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform.

Shipments of pulp, paper and paperboard mills fall 0.1 percent in June

Shipments for pulp, paper and paperboard mills decreased $8 million, or 0.1 percent, to $6.5 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Shipments of paperboard container manufacturing climb 0.5 percent in June

Shipments for paperboard container manufacturing increased $29 million, or 0.5 percent, to $5.8 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Shipments of printing climb 1.1 percent in June

Shipments for printing increased $72 million, or 1.1 percent, to $6.8 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Shipments of petroleum and coal products fall 4.1 percent in June

Shipments for petroleum and coal products decreased $2.2 billion, or 4.1 percent, to $52.1 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Shipments of petroleum refineries fall 4.4 percent in June

Shipments for petroleum refineries decreased $2.2 billion, or 4.4 percent, to $47.8 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Shipments of chemical products climb 1 percent in June

Shipments for chemical products increased $652 million, or 1 percent, to $67.3 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Shipments of apparel climb 2.2 percent in June

Shipments for apparel increased $21 million, or 2.2 percent, to $994 million in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Shipments of leather and allied products climb 1.5 percent in June

Shipments for leather and allied products increased $6 million, or 1.5 percent, to $413 million in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Shipments of paper products climb 0.3 percent in June

Shipments for paper products increased $49 million, or 0.3 percent, to $16.2 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers report 1.6 percent increase in May inventories

Inventories held by motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers in May were valued at $72.3 billion, an increase of 1.6 percent from the revised April 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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