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US manufacturing expansion signals growing economic optimism

US manufacturing expanded in July at the fastest pace in more than two years, sparked by surges in orders and production that signals growing optimism about the US economy.

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US manufacturing expanded in July at the fastest pace in more than two years, sparked by surges in orders and production that signal companies are growing more optimistic about the U.S. economy’s prospects.

* **Irish manufacturing firms saw an improvement in July, partly due to the spell of hot weather, according to the latest Investec’s monthly Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI).**

The Institute for Supply Management’s factory index jumped to 55.4,...

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