• Kansas City Fed: Regional Manufacturing Activity "Expanded at a Slightly Slower Pace" in August

    1 month ago - By Calculated Risk

    From the Kansas City Fed: Tenth District Manufacturing Activity Expanded at a Slightly Slower Pace
    The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City released the August Manufacturing Survey today. According to Chad Wilkerson, vice president and economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, the survey revealed that Tenth District manufacturing activity expanded at a slightly slower pace, while expectations remained solid.
    “Our composite index came down a bit again in August,” said Wilkerson. “But the pace of growth in regional factories is still at the solid levels that prevailed in late 2017...
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