Manufacturing and Construction Sectors Boost Oregon Economic Growth

, Posted: Tue, December 11 2012 at 8:17 AM, Updated: Tue, December 11 2012 at 8:24 AM

Oregon's state economic growth got a boost from the manufacturing and construction sectors in October.

That's according to a report released by the University of Oregon.

Officials say economic activity in October reached .44%, that's up from the previous month.

 

The state's construction sector added 500 jobs, manufacturing made similar gains.

 

The full Oregon November jobs report will be released next week.

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