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industrial production

  • Manufacturing technology orders show continued strength in 2018

    April 13, 2018 by MRO Magazine

    U.S. manufacturing technology orders for the first two months of 2018 climbed 27 per cent higher than the same period in 2017 signalling continued strength in the recovery initiated in June 2017, according to the latest U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders

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    U.S. factory output jumped 1.2 per cent in February

    March 16, 2018 by The Canadian Press

    Washington – U.S. factory output jumped last month, led by big gains in the production of cars, computers and furniture. The Federal Reserve said Friday that manufacturing output rebounded 1.2 per cent in February, the most since October and following

  • US factory output flat for 2nd straight month

    February 15, 2018 by The Canadian Press

    Washington – U.S. factory output was unchanged in January for the second straight month after three months of healthy gains. The Federal Reserve says production fell in wood products, aircraft and a category including concrete and glass. Yet factories also

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    Britain’s economy stuck in low gear amid Brexit concerns

    July 26, 2017 by The Canadian Press

    London – Britain’s economy hobbled along in the second quarter, barely recovering from a weak start to the year as industrial production and construction flagged amid uncertainties over the country’s exit from the European Union. The economy grew by a

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    U.S. industrial production fell 0.4 per cent in November

    December 14, 2016 by The Canadian Press

    Washington – U.S. industrial production dropped sharply in November, mainly because power plants reduced output due to unusually warm weather. The Federal Reserve reported Wednesday that output at America’s factories, mines and utilities fell 0.4 per cent last month. It