The Chicago Fed Midwest Manufacturing Index fell 0.4% in September to a seasonally adjusted level of 93.4, as three of the four regional sectors slid, the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago reported Monday.

Nationally, the Federal Reserve Board's industrial production index for manufacturing grew 0.2% in September. Overall manufacturing output in the region gained 8.5% from a year earlier, compared to 3.5% growth in output nationally in that period.

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