Manufacturers Optimistic About US Economy

Manufacturers are upbeat about the United States’ economic prospects for the next 12 months, despite ongoing concerns about global economic growth, legislative pressure, and lack of demand. The attitude has notably improved compared to last year, and optimism for economic outlook among US industrial manufacturers is at its highest level in five quarters, according to…

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US Electronics Growth Slow, Steady

Both US economy and electronics industry statistics released this week point to a slight uptick in economic growth, which is a potentially positive indicator for the rest of the year. For the second quarter of 2013, the United States economy was up 1.7 percent, according to the US Commerce Department. Although modest, this upturn is…

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