Industrial Production is down 7.4% this year! It just keeps on falling! INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION_____-7.4% total JUN -0.4% MAY -1.2% APR -0.7% MAR -1.7% FEB -1.5% JAN -1.9% These numbers can fluctuate by .3% every month and are almost always underestimated in the first report. The United States is in serious trouble At the end of February Geitner and Bernanke started saying that there were green shoots breaking out all over the place, but nobody could see them. Industrial Production is the real strength of the United States as we are the leading industrial nation in the world. Right now, we are collapsing. The numbers fluctuate, but one thing is consistent. THEY ARE ALWAYS DOWN.