In this Tuesday, July 24, 2012 photo, forklift driver Clyde Boyce takes inventory in the warehouse at a Michelin tire manufacturing plant in Greenville, S.C. Orders to U.S. companies ro

 

              In this Tuesday, July 24, 2012 photo, forklift driver Clyde Boyce takes inventory in the warehouse at a Michelin tire manufacturing plant in Greenville, S.C. Orders to U.S. companies ro
In this Tuesday, July 24, 2012 photo, forklift driver Clyde Boyce takes inventory in the warehouse at a Michelin tire manufacturing plant in Greenville, S.C. Orders to U.S. companies rose in July, reflecting a surge in demand for autos and commercial aircraft. But in a troubling sign of manufacturing weakness, a key orders category that tracks business investment plans fell by the largest amount in eight months, according to the Commerce Department, Friday, Aug. 31, 2012. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)