U.S. Census Bureau estimates shipments at $1,331.2 billion for the month.
Day: February 12, 2015
Company agreed to sell fasteners segment to American Industrial Partners.
U.S. segment sales were up 4 percent year-over-year.
Fourth quarter sales increased 6 percent year-over-year.
Electrical distributor also says bolt-on acquisitions will fuel growth, streamlines European operations.
Production increased by 0.1 percent in EU28.
Fourth-quarter sales increased 10 percent year-over-year.