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US factory orders drop again amid manufacturing slump

New orders for American-made goods dropped in November, the latest sign that the manufacturing sector has struggled to climb out of the mild recession it fell into last year. The Commerce Department said Tuesday factory goods orders fell 0.7%, in line with economist expectations and the third decline in four […]
US factory orders drop again amid manufacturing slump
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Orders of American-made goods unexpectedly drop by the most in 6 months

Orders for long-lasting products made in the US unexpectedly posted its steepest drop in six months in November. The Commerce Department said Monday orders for durable goods fell a seasonally adjusted 2% from a month earlier. That was the largest decline since May and far off from consensus estimates. Visit […]
Orders of American-made goods unexpectedly drop by the most in 6 months
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The US just got the latest sign manufacturing activity is slowing down

Factory orders rose less than expected in December. That came after two straight months of declines. Manufacturers have warned that tariffs have disrupted supply chains. New orders for American-made goods rose less than expected at the end of 2018, underscoring expectations for weakening manufacturing activity. The Commerce Department said factory […]
The US just got the latest sign manufacturing activity is slowing down
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