Cattle-Hide Economy Slumping as Goldman Sees Rally

Cattle-Hide Economy Slumping as Goldman Sees Rally

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Raw rubber is displayed for a photograph during the drying process at the Bunut Rubber Factory, operated by PT Bakrie Sumatera Plantations, in Kisaran, North Sumatra, Indonesia. A measure of industrial commodities from the Journal of Commerce that includes rubber, plywood and burlap is signaling contraction for a 11th month, the longest stretch since a retreat of the same duration that began in August 2008.