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WASHINGTON | US industrial production rose a solid 0.4 percent in August

WASHINGTON — U.S. industrial production rose by a healthy 0.4 percent in August, boosted by gains in the production of autos, oil and natural gas. The Federal Reserve said Friday that industrial production, which includes output at factories, mines and utilities, has climbed 4.9 percent over the past 12 months. Factory production increased 0.2 percent … Continue reading WASHINGTON | US industrial production rose a solid 0.4 percent in August

US industrial production rose 0.9 percent in December

WASHINGTON/January 17, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The Federal Reserve says U.S. industrial production rose 0.9 percent in December, pulled higher by a surge in utility output, another sign of health for the American economy. Utility production shot up 5.6 percent last month, the most since March 2017, as a severe cold snap hit the East and Midwest at … Continue reading US industrial production rose 0.9 percent in December