Manufacturing activity expands slightly in June 2013
Economic activity in the U.S. manufacturing sector expanded in June following one month of contraction according to the latest monthly Manufacturing ISM Report On Business.
The Institute for Supply Management's PMI Index registered 50.9 percent, an increase of 1.9 percentage points from May's reading of 49 percent, indicating expansion in the manufacturing sector for the fifth time in the first six months of 2013.
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