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U.S. home appliances shipments rise 15 percent in November: AHAM

A person walks past Electrolux headoffice in Stockholm December 15, 2008. REUTERS/SCANPIX/Janerik Henriksson

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Deliveries of the six biggest categories of white goods (AHAM 6) in the United States rose 14.7 percent year-on-year in November, Swedish News Agency Direkt reported on Tuesday referring to data from industry body Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM).

Shipments in the country, a major market for companies such as Swedish home appliances maker Electrolux (ELUXb.ST), were up 4.8 percent in the year through November.

(Stockholm Newsroom)