MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian manufacturing activity expanded in October at the slowest pace in four months, although business confidence remained positive, the Markit purchasing managers’ index (PMI) showed on Wednesday.
The index’s headline reading slipped to 51.1 in October from 51.9 in September, holding above the 50.0 mark that separates expansion from contraction.
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