- Change in number of request for quotes from July to August – 52.2
- Change in number of orders from July to August – 51.5
- Change in backlog from July to August – 49.8
- Expected change in the health of the thermal-processing industry through September – 50.0
IH Economic Indicators: Indices at Highest Levels Since September 2008
September 21, 2009
Industrial Heating’smonthly economic indicators for September 2009 are at their best overall levels since September 2008. Three indices showed growth, with the fourth just under 50. The change in the number of request for quotes, change in the number of orders and change in backlog all increased from August. The change in the number of orders and the change in backlog were both at their highest levels in 12 months.