Thursday, December 12, 2013
Maine by the numbers
A daily snapshot of the state's economy
Average Number of Weeks Mainers Remain Unemployed
Source: Maine Department of Labor
News from May 25, 2013
Farmers take notice as demand sustains high prices for corn and soybeans.
But investors find support from a stronger-than-forecast report on U.S. demand for big-ticket purchases.
SoftBank hopes to close the Sprint Nextel transaction by July 1 but needs federal approval.