US Manufacturing adds 31,000 jobs in February 2018

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According to Industrial Supply Magazine and the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the United States manufacturing sector added 31,00 new jobs in February 2018. 

Within the manufacturing industry, employment rose in transportation equipment (+8,000), fabricated metal products (+6,000), machinery (+6,000), and primary metals (+4,000). Over the past year, manufacturing has added 224,000 jobs.