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Annual Capital Expenditures Survey

This annual survey by the U.S. Census Bureau shows how businesses are spending on structures and equipment by type of investment and type of business. This data can be useful in determining demand for various goods.

Manufacturing Energy Consumption Survey

The Manufacturing Energy Consumption Survey (MECS) is a national sample survey that collects information on the stock of U.S. manufacturing establishment, their energy-related building characteristics, and their energy consumption and expenditures. The MECS was first conducted in 1985; the eighth, … Continued