Rob Dobson, senior economist at Markit
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UK manufacturing growth 'hits 10-month low'

The purchasing managers' index (PMI) fell to 53.4 last month, from a revised 53.7 in August.

It also showed export orders falling for the first time in more than a year.

Rob Dobson is a senior economist at Markit, the company which helps compile the survey.

  • 01 Oct 2010