This is the main reason the stock market has been falling. How do I know this? I don't read any of the news, but this morning, I looked at all the headlines, and this is what they said: "CHINA MANUFACTURING DECLINE CAUSES U.S. STOCKS TO PLUNGE".
- China's manufacturing growth has been slowing for the past six years in a row. So this is no surprise.
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