New orders fell to 55.1 vs 55.7. Lowest reading since Jan 2017
Employment fell vs prior month. Lowest since March 2017
Manufacturing production volumes expanded for the eighth month running in June, which marked the longest period of sustained growth since the start of 2015.
New business growth slowed to its weakest since the start of 2017, with the loss of momentum concentrated in domestic markets
Export sales growth edged up to its strongest since November 2014. A number of manufacturers commented on rising demand from U.S. clients.