SPI's Carteaux speaks on U.S. plastics growth


FORT WORTH, TEXAS (June 21, 12:50 p.m. ET) -- The U.S. manufacturing industry -- including plastics -- continues to work its way out of the recession.

Of the 41,000 new jobs created in the U.S. in May, 29,000 came from manufacturing. That increase helped the national unemployment rate fall from 9.9 percent to 9.7 percent.

“We’ve had five strong months of job growth and three ...
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