• Kansas City Fed: Regional Manufacturing Activity "Expanded More Rapidly" in April

    25 days ago - By Calculated Risk

    From the Kansas City Fed: Tenth District Manufacturing Activity Expanded More Rapidly
    The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City released the April 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 more rapidly in April, and optimism remained high for future activity.
    “Factory activity accelerated in April despite concerns among many firms about changes in international trade policy,” said Wilkerson. “Price indexes also continued to...
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