Logistics Manager's Index Report

LMI® (Logistics Manager's Index) at 65.5%, an increase of 9.8% from the January/February reading.

The LMI® is calculated using a diffusion index, in which any reading above 50 percent indicates that logistics is expanding; a reading below 50 percent is indicative of a shrinking logistics industry. The score is a combination of components including inventory levels and costs, warehousing capacity, utilization, and prices, and transportation capacity, utilization, and prices.

The report was issued by researchers at Arizona State University, Rutgers University, Portland State University, University of Nevada, Reno, and Colorado State University in conjunction with the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP). Download the Logistics Manager's Index – March/April Edition