Growth in U.K. manufacturing activity eases

|By:, SA News Editor

U.K. manufacturing PMI slipped to 56 in October from 56.7 in September and just missed consensus of 56.1.

Order inflows strengthened as domestic and overseas demand improved, while purchase-price inflation eased further.

The FTSE is flat, while sterling is -0.3% at $1.5994. (PR)

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