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Growth in the U.S. manufacturing sector edged up in July, according to an industry report released on Monday.
The downturn in China's manufacturing sector intensified in July, with the Caixin China PMI surprising with a drop to a two-year low.
Once the epitome of cheap mass manufacturing, textile producers from formerly low-cost nations are setting up shop in America, the NYT reports.
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John Zhu, Greater China economist at HSBC, says it will take time for China's stimulus measures to be felt.
Paul Mackel, head of Asia currency research at HSBC, says the preliminary gauge of China's manufacturing activity signals that commodity currencies may face further downward pressure.
The preliminary China Caixin PMI for July dropped to a 15-month low, with analysts pinning the hit on the recent stock market crash and weak export demand.
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Keith McLoughlin, CEO of Electrolux, says demand in most markets is "solid," yet East Europe and Latin America show weakness.
Manufacturing conditions in the region improved slightly in July, but well below economists' expectations, the Philly Fed said.
Foxconn plans to expand in India, building 12 factories and employing 1M workers amid rising costs and labor disputes in China, the FT reports.
Jalil Rasheed, Investment Director, Head Of Singapore Office, Invesco, says he's not too concerned about the quarterly data prints given Singapore's transition to knowledge from manufacturing.
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Activity in China's services sector slowed to its lowest in five months in June, the HSBC/Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) showed.