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US Manufacturers Cite ‘Labor Issues’ and ‘Supply Constraints’

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Economic activity in the U.S. manufacturing sector grew in May, the nation’s supply executives said in the latest Manufacturing Institute for Supply Management (ISM) “Report On Business.” The May Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) registered 61.2 percent, a 0.5 percentage point increase from the April reading of 60.7 percent, according to Timothy R. Fiore, chair…

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