Statistics of Electrical Manufactures

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Western Electrician

Chicago, IL, United States
vol. 42, no. 1, p. 17, col. 1-3



Below are given in detail the Western Electrician's estimates of the value of the electrical and auxiliary manufactures in the United States for the year 1907, with corresponding figures for the four preceding years. As was to be expected, the total for 1907, $315,920,000, does not equal the aggregate for the record-breaking year 1906, when the value of electrical manufactures in this country reached the highest figure in the history of the industry. However, the total for 1907 is by far the largest of any year except 1906. The decrease from 1906 to 1907 is a trifle less than 10 per cent.

While there is this decrease in the aggregate and in most of the items, some of the e