FACTORY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FACTORY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Nevada lawmakers considering $1.3B Tesla package http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58398235-79/nevada-sandoval-tesla-billion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58398235-79/nevada-sandoval-tesla-billion.html.csp">Nevada lawmakers considering $1.3B Tesla package</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT SONNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T12:22:07.83-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 12:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno • Gov. Brian Sandoval has ordered the Nevada Legislature into a special session to consider $1.3 billion in tax breaks and other incentives for electric car-maker Tesla Motors as part of “an extraordinary opportunity” to seal the deal for its $5 billion battery factory and tens of thousands of jobs he says are needed to recover from the worst economic crisis in state history. Majority Democrats in the Senate and Assembly intended to open the session Wednesday to begin work on the package th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583982352014-09-10T12:22:07.83-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T12:22:07.83-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58398235@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:22:07 MDT Nevada lawmakers prepare to scrutinize Tesla deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58379451-79/nevada-tesla-deal-incentives.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58379451-79/nevada-tesla-deal-incentives.html.csp">Nevada lawmakers prepare to scrutinize Tesla deal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTIN GRIFFITH and MICHELLE RINDELS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T16:18:02.043-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 04:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno • Nevada Assembly Speaker Marilyn Kirkpatrick says it’s too early to say whether a huge package of tax breaks and incentives needed to land Tesla Motors Inc.’s lithium battery factory will have smooth sailing at a special legislative session next week. The Las Vegas Democrat said Friday she and her colleagues need to scrutinize details of the legislation before voting on the incentives that could total $1.3 billion in costs over 20 years. The deal has prompted concerns from both conservativ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583794512014-09-05T16:18:02.043-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T16:18:02.043-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58379451@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 16:18:02 MDT Tesla CEO: “Nevada is it;” $1.3B package offered http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58377931-79/nevada-jobs-musk-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58377931-79/nevada-jobs-musk-state.html.csp">Tesla CEO: “Nevada is it;” $1.3B package offered</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT SONNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T11:37:09.456-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 11:37AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno • The Biggest Little City in the World is about to get a new neighbor: the biggest lithium battery factory in the world that Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval asserted will create more than 22,000 new jobs and pump $100 billion into the state’s economy over the next 20 years. Tesla Motors Inc. CEO Elon Musk declared the Silver State the winner Thursday of a high-stakes battle with California and three other states for the $5 billion “gigafactory” he says they need — and need fast — to mass produce...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583779312014-09-05T11:37:09.456-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T11:37:09.456-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58377931@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:37:09 MDT Plant gets Tesla closer to electric car for masses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58375517-68/tesla-nevada-electric-factory.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58375517-68/tesla-nevada-electric-factory.html.csp">Plant gets Tesla closer to electric car for masses</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JUSTIN PRITCHARD</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and SCOTT SONNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T18:02:50.869-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 06:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno, Nev. • To bring electric cars to the masses, Tesla Motors will transform an expanse of desert where pioneers passed on their way to the California Gold Rush and wild mustangs still roam the hillside. This time, the rush will be in Nevada, which Tesla chose over four other states as the site for a $5 billion factory that the carmaker projects will crank out enough high-tech car batteries to power 500,000 vehicles annually by decade’s end. A state synonymous with gambling hit the jobs jackp...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583755172014-09-04T18:02:50.869-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-04T18:02:50.869-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58375517@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 18:02:50 MDT Nevada plant gets Tesla closer to electric car for masses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58373430-79/tesla-nevada-electric-factory.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58373430-79/tesla-nevada-electric-factory.html.csp">Nevada plant gets Tesla closer to electric car for masses</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JUSTIN PRITCHARD and SCOTT SONNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T11:59:58.042-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 11:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno • To bring electric cars to the masses, Tesla Motors will transform an expanse of desert where pioneers passed on their way to the California Gold Rush and wild mustangs still roam the hillside. This time, the rush will be in Nevada, which Tesla chose over four other states as the site for a $5 billion factory that the carmaker projects will crank out enough high-tech car batteries to power 500,000 vehicles annually by decade’s end. Nevada’s elected leaders still must deliver on the economi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583734302014-09-04T11:59:58.042-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-04T11:59:58.042-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58373430@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 11:59:58 MDT AP source: Tesla selects Nevada for battery plant http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58370079-79/nevada-tesla-announcement-battery.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58370079-79/nevada-tesla-announcement-battery.html.csp">AP source: Tesla selects Nevada for battery plant</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JUSTIN PRITCHARD and SCOTT SONNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T15:36:24.271-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 03:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno, Nev. • Tesla Motors has selected Nevada for a massive, $5 billion factory that it will build to pump out batteries for a new generation of electric cars. A person with familiar with Tesla’s plans said Wednesday that Nevada beat out four other states which were vying for the project. The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because no official announcement has been made, said work soon will resume on a site outside Reno. Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval’s office said only that the governor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583700792014-09-03T15:36:24.271-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-03T15:36:24.271-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58370079@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 15:36:24 MDT U.S. factory orders up record 10.5 percent in July http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58368592-79/percent-orders-july-manufacturing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58368592-79/percent-orders-july-manufacturing.html.csp">U.S. factory orders up record 10.5 percent in July</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTIN CRUTSINGER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T08:41:01.905-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 08:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Business orders for U.S. factory goods shot up by a record amount in July, reflecting a surge in demand in the volatile category of commercial aircraft. But outside of transportation, orders actually fell slightly during the month although the setback was expected to be temporary. Factory orders rose 10.5 percent in July, the biggest one-month increase on records going back to 1992, the Commerce Department reported Wednesday. Orders for civilian jetliners rose four-fold. But excludi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583685922014-09-03T08:41:01.905-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-03T08:41:01.905-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58368592@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 08:41:01 MDT Incentives states can offer to get $5B Tesla factory http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58358587-79/tax-tesla-state-million.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58358587-79/tax-tesla-state-million.html.csp">Incentives states can offer to get $5B Tesla factory</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-31T17:17:15.03-06:00">Updated Aug 31, 2014 05:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Five states are on the short list for a $5 billion factory that Tesla Motors plans to build so it can crank out batteries for a new generation of electric cars. The package of economic incentives that each state offers will help determine where Tesla builds the factory — Nevada, California, Texas, Arizona or New Mexico. Tesla CEO Elon Musk has said the winning state will shoulder about 10 percent of the total cost, meaning at least $500 million worth of incentives. Tesla already ha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583585872014-08-31T17:17:15.03-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-31T17:17:15.03-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58358587@www.sltrib.com Sun, 31 Aug 2014 17:17:15 MDT Living history: Utah’s working women fought for their rights http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58353076-78/women-utah-workers-history.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58353076-78/women-utah-workers-history.html.csp">Living history: Utah’s working women fought for their rights</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eileen Hallet Stone </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T19:37:58.173-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 07:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">At the turn of the 20th century, American industrialism brought Utah women out of their homes and into the workplace. Whether on the farm or in the home, Western women have always shared labor responsibilities. However, when innovations such as ready-made clothes, commercial laundries, factory-processed foods and industry production of domestic items relieved many of household chores, women found themselves with job opportunities. “Agriculture and mining dominated the economic life of [Utah],...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58353076@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 19:37:58 MDT South Korea’s Kia to invest $1 billion in Mexico http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58344728-79/mexico-car-kia-billion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58344728-79/mexico-car-kia-billion.html.csp">South Korea’s Kia to invest $1 billion in Mexico</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T17:46:02.624-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 05:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mexico City • South Korea’s Kia Motors Corp. said Wednesday it will invest more than $1 billion to build a car factory in northern Mexico that is expected to begin production in 2016. The company said the new plant in Nuevo Leon state, across the border from Texas, will have the capacity to make 300,000 cars a year. Kia’s announcement follows several by other car companies planning to expand or build new factories in Mexico. Last month, Germany’s BMW said it will spend $1 billion to build a new ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583447282014-08-27T17:46:02.624-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T17:46:02.624-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344728@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:46:02 MDT GM to move Cadillac SRX production to Tennessee http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58343738-79/hill-spring-factory-cadillac.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58343738-79/hill-spring-factory-cadillac.html.csp">GM to move Cadillac SRX production to Tennessee</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ERIK SCHELZIG and TOM KRISHER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T13:29:01.826-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 01:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Spring Hill, Tenn. • General Motors is moving production of the next-generation Cadillac SRX crossover SUV from Mexico to a factory in Spring Hill, Tennessee. The company also announced Wednesday it will add production of some small gasoline engines to the Spring Hill complex. The additions will bring more jobs to Spring Hill, but a spokesman wouldn’t give specifics on how many would be added to the sprawling former Saturn facility about 40 miles south of Nashville. All GM said in a statement is...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583437382014-08-27T13:29:01.826-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T13:29:01.826-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343738@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:29:01 MDT Hot-sauce plant’s tour offers whiff of excitement http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58329486-79/plant-tran-factory-hot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58329486-79/plant-tran-factory-hot.html.csp">Hot-sauce plant’s tour offers whiff of excitement</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T10:12:37.408-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 10:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Irwindale, Calif. • A Southern California hot sauce plant that came under fire for its spicy odors is throwing open its doors to the public, offering a whiff of excitement and perhaps a breath of fresh air in its relations with its neighbors. As many as 3,000 people are expected to visit the factory that makes Sriracha hot sauce over the weekend in this eastern Los Angeles suburb. The factory is holding its first open houses to kick off the chili harvest season. During a 20-minute walk through t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583294862014-08-24T10:12:37.408-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-24T10:12:37.408-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58329486@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:12:37 MDT Author recounts furniture firm’s battle with China http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58312531-79/furniture-bassett-factory-macy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58312531-79/furniture-bassett-factory-macy.html.csp">Author recounts furniture firm’s battle with China</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T08:28:01.903-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 08:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Much of U.S. manufacturing has been decimated in the past decade by less expensive imports from China, but it didn’t necessarily have to be that way, according to a compelling new book by journalist Beth Macy. Macy’s book, “Factory Man,” tells the story of one manufacturer who fought back. John Bassett III, a wealthy scion of a furniture dynasty in southwestern Virginia, responded to a flood of overseas goods by modernizing his factory and restructuring its products. More controvers...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583125312014-08-19T08:28:01.903-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-19T08:28:01.903-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58312531@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 08:28:01 MDT Output from U.S. factories surges in July http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58300403-79/percent-july-manufacturing-month.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58300403-79/percent-july-manufacturing-month.html.csp">Output from U.S. factories surges in July</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH BOAK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T11:43:44.3-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 11:43AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • U.S. factory output rose for the sixth consecutive month in July, led by a jump in the production of motor vehicles, furniture, textiles and metals. Manufacturing production rose 1 percent in July compared with the prior month, the Federal Reserve reported Friday. Factory output in June was revised slightly higher to a 0.3 percent increase. Over the past 12 months, manufacturing has risen 4.9 percent. Demand for autos surged 10.1 percent last month, the largest increase since July 2...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583004032014-08-15T11:43:44.3-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-15T11:43:44.3-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58300403@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:43:44 MDT U.S. factory orders rise 1.1 percent in June http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58263087-79/percent-orders-june-factory.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58263087-79/percent-orders-june-factory.html.csp">U.S. factory orders rise 1.1 percent in June</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH BOAK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T10:47:45.919-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Orders to U.S. factories increased in June, led by demand for aircraft, industrial machinery and computers and electronics. Orders rose a seasonally adjusted 1.1 percent compared to the previous month, the Commerce Department reported Tuesday. Factory orders had fallen 0.6 percent in May after three straight months of gains. An 8.4 percent jump in demand for commercial aircraft fueled the latest gains. But there were additional increases outside this volatile category that point to ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582630872014-08-05T10:47:45.919-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T10:47:45.919-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58263087@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 10:47:45 MDT Blast at China car parts plant kills 68, hurts 187 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58253817-68/explosion-factory-china-killed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58253817-68/explosion-factory-china-killed.html.csp">Blast at China car parts plant kills 68, hurts 187</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GILLIAN WONG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T11:23:13.216-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beijing • Sixty-eight people were killed and nearly 200 others injured, most with severe burns, after an explosion Saturday at an automotive parts factory in eastern China that supplies General Motors, officials said. It was China’s most serious industrial disaster since a fire at a poultry plant killed 119 people in June last year. Saturday morning’s explosion occurred when more than 200 workers were on the site of the factory, which is in an industrial zone in the city of Kunshan, officials fr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582538172014-08-02T11:23:13.216-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T11:23:13.216-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58253817@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 11:23:13 MDT Promises of easier nuclear construction fall short http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227212-68/nuclear-factory-modules-plants.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227212-68/nuclear-factory-modules-plants.html.csp">Promises of easier nuclear construction fall short</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RAY HENRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T11:41:02.152-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Waynesboro, Ga. • The U.S. nuclear industry has started building its first new plants in decades using prefabricated Lego-like blocks meant to save time and money and revive the once promising energy source. So far, it’s not working. Quality and cost problems have cropped up again, raising questions about whether nuclear power will ever be able to compete with other electricity sources. The first two reactors built after a 16-year lull, Southern Co.’s Vogtle plant in Georgia and SCANA Corp.’s VC...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58227212@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:41:02 MDT Orders for U.S. durable goods up 0.7 percent in June http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224285-79/percent-orders-june-demand.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224285-79/percent-orders-june-demand.html.csp">Orders for U.S. durable goods up 0.7 percent in June</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T12:36:02.141-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 12:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Orders for long-lasting manufactured goods rebounded in June after a May decline, helped by a recovery in demand in a key category that signals business investment plans. Orders for durable goods increased 0.7 percent in June on a seasonally adjusted basis following a 1 percent decline in May, the Commerce Department reported Friday. A category viewed as a proxy for business investment plans rose a solid 1.4 percent, recovering after a revised 1.2 percent drop in May. It was the bes...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582242852014-07-25T12:36:02.141-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T12:36:02.141-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224285@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:36:02 MDT