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Trump pledged to revive the manufacturing sector. But it just fell deeper into a recession.

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  • President Donald Trump won over Rust Belt states in 2016 on pledges to revive American manufacturing.
  • But the sector slipped deeper into a recession in November, with a key gauge of factory activity contracting for the fourth straight month.
  • New orders and employment in the sector dropped at a faster pace last month.
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Manufacturing slipped deeper into a recession in November, with a key gauge of factory activity contracting for the fourth straight month.

The Institute for Supply Management said on Monday that its factory-activity index fell to 48.1 from 48.3 a month earlier, read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com