Chicago Area Manufacturing Contracts in April

Chicago, IL, April 30, 2013 -- Manufacturing in the Chicago area slumped 49.0 in April, down from 52.4 in March.

The reading below 50 indicates contraction in the sector.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

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