In this Friday, July 13, 2012, photo, a container ship is loaded at Massport's Conley Terminal in the port of Boston,the U.S. economy grew at a sluggish 1.3 percent annual rate in the April-June quarter, held back by the severe drought that reduced farm production in the Midwest. The growth rate was lowered from a previous estimate of 1.7 percent, the Commerce Department said Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012., Economic growth was also weaker because of slower growth in consumer spending and exports. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)

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In this  Friday, July 13, 2012, photo, a container ship is loaded at Massport's Conley Terminal in the port of Boston,the U.S. economy grew at a sluggish 1.3 percent annual rate in the April-June quarter, held back by the severe drought that reduced farm production in the Midwest. The growth rate was lowered from a previous estimate of 1.7 percent, the Commerce Department said Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012., Economic growth was also weaker because of slower growth in consumer spending and exports. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)
In this Friday, July 13, 2012, photo, a container ship is loaded at Massport's Conley Terminal in the port of Boston,the U.S. economy grew at a sluggish 1.3 percent annual rate in the April-June quarter, held back by the severe drought that reduced farm production in the Midwest. The growth rate was lowered from a previous estimate of 1.7 percent, the Commerce Department said Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012., Economic growth was also weaker because of slower growth in consumer spending and exports. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)
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