Announces Seventh Consecutive Month of U.S. Commercial Printing Shipments Growth

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U.S. commercial printing shipments discussed in latest "Data-to-Go" podcast and presentation with industry forecaster and commentator Dr. Joe Webb has reported that U.S. commercial printing shipments have increased for seven consecutive months. November 2006 shipments increased +$504 million, or 6.2%, compared to 2005. On an inflation-adjusted basis, shipments increased +$355 million, or 4.6%.

"The industry received some excellent news in the latest manufacturing shipments data from the Commerce Department," says Dr. Webb, founding partner of the company. "Printing for political campaigns and aggressive catalog marketing were the main reasons for the September-to-October period we have seen in quite a while."

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