Data Round-Up: Strong PMI Argues Trade War Fears Exaggerated

posted by Michael Lewis on July 02, 2018

Found in US, categorized in Growth Outlook and Business Cycle

Tags: PMI construction report

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Newspapers and cable news are filled with comments from nervous executives complaining about the “Trump trade war.” Apparently, purchasing managers are too busy to follow the news. Domestic and trade orders showed solid expansion in June.


FMI’s analyses of today’s June PMI and May Construction reports. 

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