U.S. Defense Industry, New Orders

New Orders for defense capital goods. Measured in billions of dollars, NSA.

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  • U.S. Defense Capital Goods New Orders totaled $159.1 billion during the 12 months through May, up 2.2% from 1 year ago.
  • Slowing growth in New Orders is being driven by decline in the aircraft segment. However, the ships component of New Orders is rising at a double-digit pace, outpacing other segments of this industry. Growth in this segment will likely keep New Orders from declining during at least the near term. 
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