EMCB Reports Average Net Profits Hit 4.04 Percent In 2005

Average net profits before taxes for electrical distributors increased in 2005 by nearly a half-percent to 4.04 percent, according to a study by the Electrical Manufacturers Credit Bureau (EMCB), Murrieta, Calif. In “2005 Financial Norms of the Electrical Wholesaling Industry,” average gross profits for electrical distributors that provided EMCB with financial information decreased 0.03 percent in 2005 to 20.9 percent.

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