U.S. sales increased 7 percent.
Day: October 16, 2013
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Declines in miscellaneous, food and motor vehicle assembly industries largely offset by gains in aerospace product and parts and primary metal industries.
Inorganically, sales increased 10 percent.
Sales of HVAC equipment increased 8 percent.
While results were positive, uncertainty clouds the outlook.