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Georgia's non-farm payroll employees decrease by 0.1% since August

Georgia reported the number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of September was 4,629,500, a 0.1 percent decrease from last month.

Completed construction of South US multi-family homes in October increases over previous month

The total number of multi-family homes completed in October 2019 in the United States’ South region was 63,600, compared to 58,200 for September, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers report $48.8 billion in September sales

Sales by household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers in September 2019 were $48.8 billion.

Household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers report 2.9 percent increase in year-over-year November sales

Sales by household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers in November 2019 were $49.2 billion, an increase of 2.9 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers report 4 percent increase in year-over-year September inventories

Inventories held by household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers in September were valued at $58.4 billion, an increase of 4 percent over the same period a year earlier.

Three cosmetology mini salon licenses set to expire during Q4 of 2019 in Temple

Three cosmetology mini salon licenses held by organizations from Temple are set to expire during the fourth quarter of 2019, according to data from the DSHS Professional Licensing and Certification Unit.

Textile mills and textile product mills industry’s Q3 retained earnings up 14.4%

The textile mills and textile product mills industry’s retained earnings in the third quarter of 2019 was up 14.4 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Approximately 730,000 homes sold in the United States in September 2019

The estimated sales of new homes in the United States for the month of September was 730,000.

Three cosmetology beauty salon licenses set to expire during Q4 of 2019 in Waco

Three cosmetology beauty salon licenses held by organizations from Waco are set to expire during the fourth quarter of 2019, according to data from the DSHS Professional Licensing and Certification Unit.

Approximately 441,000 homes sold in the South in September 2019

The estimated sales of new homes in the South for the month of September was 441,000.

Hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies wholesalers report 6.3 percent increase in year-over-year September inventories

Inventories held by hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies wholesalers in September were valued at $27.8 billion, an increase of 6.3 percent over the same period a year earlier.

Beverage and tobacco products industry’s Q3 retained earnings up 6%

The beverage and tobacco products industry’s retained earnings in the third quarter of 2019 was up 6 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Authorization of construction on South US multi-family homes in October increases over previous month

The total number of multi-family homes authorized but not started in October 2019 in the United States’ South region was 294,900, compared to 257,200 for September, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies wholesalers report $12.9 billion in September sales

Sales by hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies wholesalers in September 2019 were $12.9 billion.

Metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers report 9.9 percent increase in year-over-year November sales

Sales by metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers in November 2019 were $14.3 billion, an increase of 9.9 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Georgia's non-farm payroll employees increase by 0.8% since July

Georgia reported the number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of August was 4,634,500, a 0.8 percent increase over last month.

Grocery and related products wholesalers report 2.4 percent increase in year-over-year September inventories

Inventories held by grocery and related products wholesalers in September were valued at $39.5 billion, an increase of 2.4 percent over the same period a year earlier.

Professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers report 0.1 percent increase in year-over-year November sales

Sales by professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers in November 2019 were $42.6 billion, an increase of 0.1 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Food industry’s Q3 retained earnings down 1.3%

The food industry’s retained earnings in the third quarter of 2019 was down 1.3 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Approximately 708,000 homes sold in the United States in August 2019

The estimated sales of new homes in the United States for the month of August was 708,000.

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