Economic Outlook Projections

1st Q 2021 ACTUAL

Sales/business Volume Status Actual # of Businesses responding % of Businesses responding
Declining   1   5%
Steady    8 42%
Steady Growth   7 37%
Rapid Growth   3 16%

95% showing actual Steady to Rapid growth

Declining represents 1 Manufacturing  

2nd Q 2021 Projections

Sales/business Volume Status Actual # of Businesses responding % of Businesses responding
Declining   0   0%
Steady 10 53%
Steady Growth   9 47%
Rapid Growth   0    0%

100% projecting Steady to Rapid growth

Declining represents 0

3rd Q 2021 Projections

Sales/business Volume Status Actual # of Businesses responding % of Businesses responding
Declining   0   0%
Steady 11 58%
Steady Growth   8 42%
Rapid Growth   0   0%

100% showing actual Steady to Rapid growth

  • Those who have employees on layoff at this time – 0 or 0%; 100% DO NOT have anyone on layoff

  • Those who project layoffs in 2nd Q 2020 and 3rd Q 2021 –  0 or 0%; 100% DO NOT project layoffs

  • Those who are or project hiring through 3rd Q 2021 – 16 or 84% DO project hiring

Responding employers are comprised of the following types of businesses:

Manufacturing 12 63%
Distribution   3 15%
Office/Service   2 11%
Healthcare   2 11%
Education   0   0%
 

Surveyed employers in aggregate employ 11,000+ at this time (represents approx. 1/3 of current, total labor force)

1.  Automation International

2.  AutoZone

3.  Bunge Milling

4.  CCMSI

5.  Central States Distribution Service 

6.  Christie Clinic

7.  Danville Metal Stamping 

8.  Full-Fill

9.  Genpact

10. Master Guard 

11. Mervis Industries

12. OSF Healthcare

13. Silgan Containers

14. SYGMA Network

15. thyssenkrupp Crankshaft

16. thyssenkrupp Presta

17. Trigard

18. Viscofan

19. Watchfire Signs