PMPA Business Trends March 2019


“March 2019- Back to the Future! Another Sales Record- Following the Pattern”


With 81 companies responding, the PMPA Business Trends Index for March 2019 came in at 147, (That is not a typo!) up 14 points-10.5%- over February 2019’s 133, and a new high for our index! The March value is up 8.8% over the five year average for the March BT Sales index! This 147 is a new record for the March sales index, as well as a record high for our Business Trends Index for all time. (Please see end notes for our comments on last March‘s Business trends.)



Published March 2019

By PMPA Staff

On Oct. 4, 2018, Michael Reader of Precision Plus in Elkhorn, Wisconsin, was formally elected as PMPA’s next president. The election was held at the organization’s board of directors meeting at PMPA’s 85th Annual Meeting at the Ritz-Carlton Grande Lakes hotel in Orlando, Florida.