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  • US factory growth slowed in November but still looks strong

    December 4, 2017 by The Canadian Press

    Washington – American factories grew more slowly in November but still appear healthy. The Institute for Supply Management said Friday that its manufacturing index slipped to 58.2 last month from 58.7 in October. Anything above 50 signals that U.S. factories

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    U.S. factories grew more slowly last month, but remain strong

    November 2, 2017 by The Canadian Press

    Washington – American factories grew more slowly last month, but U.S. manufacturing remains healthy. The Institute for Supply Management, a trade group of purchasing managers, said Wednesday that its manufacturing index dipped to 58.7 in October from a 13-year high

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    U.S. factory output down in July on tumbling auto production

    August 18, 2017 by The Canadian Press

    Washington – A slump in the auto industry drove U.S. factory output down in July and has kept it flat for months. The Fed said Thursday that factory production dropped 0.1 per cent last month, pulled down by a 3.5

  • New York factories rebound in June, best showing since 2014

    June 19, 2017 by The Canadian Press

    Washington – Manufacturing in New York state rebounded this month to the highest level since September 2014, another sign of strength for America’s factories. The Federal Reserve Bank of New York said Thursday that its Empire State manufacturing index climbed

  • Overall U.S. industrial production was unchanged in May

    June 15, 2017 by The Canadian Press

    Washington – U.S. factory output fell last month as manufacturers cranked out fewer cars, computers and semiconductors, a sign that economic growth remains sluggish. Factory production slipped 0.4 per cent in May, after a big 1.1 per cent gain the