World economy barometer - Rather slow and just about steady

World economy barometer - Rather slow and just about steady

The global economy continued to lose momentum in April - a trend that has been in evidence throughout the year so far.

Alongside our usual round-up of the global economy, this month we take a closer look to find evidence of a renaissance in US manufacturing. Some manufacturing activities may be returning to the US, but it’s not creating much by way of jobs.

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