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Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey

The Dallas Fed conducts the Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey monthly to obtain a timely assessment of the state’s factory activity. Firms are asked whether output, employment, orders, prices and other indicators increased, decreased or remained unchanged over the previous month. Responses are aggregated into balance indexes where positive values generally indicate growth while negative values generally indicate contraction.
2024 Release Dates
Survey Period Release (9:30 a.m. CT)
The publishing process begins at 9:30 a.m. CT. While we strive to ensure the information is published to our website in a timely manner, we cannot guarantee the exact timing all survey content becomes available online.
January Monday, January 29
February Monday, February 26
March Monday, March 25
April Monday, April 29
May Tuesday, May 28
June Monday, June 24
July Monday, July 29
August Monday, August 26
September Monday, September 30
October Monday, October 28
November Monday, November 25
December Monday, December 30

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