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Shipments of ships and boats climb 1.9 percent in June

Shipments for ships and boats increased $56 million, or 1.9 percent, to $3 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Publishing industry posts after-tax income of $14.1 billion in Q1

The publishing industry, which does not include internet publishing, reported after-tax income of $14.1 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

TOWN OF MARANA: Wins national award for original Cape Chase Adaptive Fun Run marketing and design

Last week, Town of Marana won the national Savvy Award from the City-County Communications and Marketing Association in the category of “Marketing and Tools - Marketing Event.”

Motion picture and sound recording industries post after-tax income of $39 million in Q1

Motion picture and sound recording industries reported after-tax income of $39 million in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Shipments of miscellaneous products climb 0.7 percent in June

Shipments for miscellaneous products increased $91 million, or 0.7 percent, to $13.8 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Publishing industry’s Q1 retained earnings down 28.9%

Excluding online publishing, the publishing industry’s retained earnings in the first quarter of 2019 was down 28.9 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

U.S. couriers and messengers services report 0.5% decrease in revenue from Q4 2018 to Q1 2019

Revenue for couriers and messengers industries across the U.S. was $24.7 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019, a 0.5 percent decrease from the previous quarter.

Inventories in chemical products industry fall 0.3 percent in April

Inventories for businesses in the chemical products industry decrease $287 million, or 0.3 percent, to $90.3 billion in April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Furniture and related products industry's Q1 income up 12.3%

The furniture and related products industry's after-tax income in the first quarter of 2019 was up 12.3 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers report $68.5 billion in March inventories

Inventories held by motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers in March 2019 were valued at $68.5 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Motion picture and sound recording industries had retained earnings deficit of $1.9 billion in Q1

Motion picture and sound recording industries reported a retained earnings deficit of $1.9 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Arizona collected 5.4% more in property taxes in 2018

Of the $16.3 billion in taxes collected by Arizona in 2018, $1 billion came from property taxes, a 5.4 percent increase over the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Inventories in petroleum and coal products industry climb 0.6 percent in April

Inventories for businesses in the petroleum and coal products industry increase $249 million, or 0.6 percent, to $41.9 billion in April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

$23.7 billion spent on public sewage and waste disposal construction in February 2019

Construction spending by the public sector on sewage and waste disposal structures for February 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $23.7 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Inventories in petroleum refineries industry climb 1.4 percent in April

Inventories for businesses in the petroleum refineries industry increase $487 million, or 1.4 percent, to $36.2 billion in April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Unfilled orders of turbines, generators and other power transmission equipment climb 0.1 percent in April

Unfilled orders for turbines, generators and other power transmission equipment increased $22 million, or 0.1 percent, to $28.69 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

Yuma sees 55,800 non-farm payroll employees in May

The number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of May in Arizona's Yuma metropolitan statistical area was 55,800, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Paper and paper products wholesalers report $9.5 billion in March inventories

Inventories held by paper and paper products wholesalers in March 2019 were valued at $9.5 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers report 12.4 percent increase in year-over-year June inventories

Inventories held by machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers in June were valued at $110.8 billion, an increase of 12.4 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Telecommunications industry reports $157 billion in Q1 net sales

The telecommunications industry had $157 billion in net sales in the 1st quarter of 2019.

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