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Machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers report $106.7 billion in January inventories

Inventories held by machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers in January 2019 were valued at $106.7 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Communication construction spending in March hits $23.8 billion

Construction spending on communication structures for March 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $23.8 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Census Bureau reports Oxford County population was 57,230 in 2017

Oxford County, Maine had a population of 57,230 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Maine Business Daily.

Shipments of mining, oil and gas field machinery manufacturing fall 2.1 percent in June

Shipments for mining, oil and gas field machinery manufacturing decreased $33 million, or 2.1 percent, to $1.6 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Transportation construction spending in March hits $53.3 billion

Construction spending on transportation structures for March 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $53.3 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Management and technical consulting services industry Q1 net sales up 1.1%

The management and technical consulting services industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2019 were up 1.1 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Damariscotta Bank & Trust Co. receives satisfactory rating from feds

Damariscotta Bank & Trust Co. in Damariscotta, Maine received a CRA rating of satisfactory in its most recent examination by federal regulators.

Nonmetallic mineral products industry's Q1 income down 50.2%

The nonmetallic mineral products industry's after-tax income in the first quarter of 2019 was down 50.2 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

29.9% of households in Mars Hill received food stamps in 2017

Mars Hill ranked 24th in Maine for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Maine collected $4.4 billion in property taxes in 2018

Of the $4.4 billion in taxes collected by Maine in 2018, 0.9 percent, or $39.3 million, came from property taxes, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Communications equipment industry had retained earnings deficit of $90.5 billion in Q1

The communications equipment industry reported a retained earnings deficit of $90.5 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

U.S. administrative and support and waste management and remediation services report $256.2 billion in revenue for Q1 2019

Revenue for administrative and support and waste management and remediation services across the U.S. was $256.2 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019.

$314.6 billion spent on public construction in January 2019

Total construction spending by the public sector for January 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $314.6 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

South Eliot ranked 23rd in state for resident earnings in 2017

South Eliot ranked 23rd among cities in Maine by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Farm product raw materials wholesalers report 4.2 percent increase in year-over-year June inventories

Inventories held by farm product raw materials wholesalers in June were valued at $25.6 billion, an increase of 4.2 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Shipments of farm machinery and equipment manufacturing climb 4.7 percent in June

Shipments for farm machinery and equipment manufacturing increased $119 million, or 4.7 percent, to $2.7 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Census Bureau: 2.8% of people in Bath identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 8,314 citizens living in Bath in 2017, 97.2% said they were only one race while 2.8% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Maine Business Daily.

30.8% of households in Limestone received food stamps in 2017

Limestone ranked 19th in Maine for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Metals and non-petroleum mineral wholesalers report $35.2 billion in January inventories

Inventories held by metals and non-petroleum mineral wholesalers in January 2019 were valued at $35.2 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Computer and peripheral equipment industry’s Q1 retained earnings down 52.3%

The computer and peripheral equipment industry’s retained earnings in the first quarter of 2019 was down 52.3 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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