US factory orders up 1.3%
By BFN News | 03:04 PM | Tuesday 03 April, 2012
US factory orders rose by 1.3% to $468.4bn in February, according to new figures from the US Department of Commerce.
Orders fell by 1.1% in January but have risen in three of the last four months.
Excluding transportation, new orders increased 0.9%.
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