Changing Workforce

U.S. manufacturing sector adds 36,000 jobs in June

By The Wall Street Journal

Jul 09, 2018

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The manufacturing labor market is strong, suggesting key parts of the U.S. economy haven’t felt a huge impact from tariffs just yet. The manufacturing sector added 36,000 jobs in June, an acceleration from the 19,000 jobs added in the sector in May. Escalating trade tensions between the U.S. and China haven’t yet deterred employers from hiring.

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