The Chicago Fed Midwest manufacturing index gained 2.2% in July to a seasonally adjusted level of 81.4, the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago reported Thursday.

The June report was revised to show a 0.2% decrease to a level of 79.6, which was originally reported as a 0.5% slide to 79.4,

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